Everyone has “uh-oh” moments. Even grown-ups make mistakes! That’s how we learn. On this podcast episode of Read Out Loud, author Todd Parr reads his reassuring book IT’S OKAY TO MAKE MISTAKES, which reminds us all that great things can come accidentally.
ABOUT THE BOOK
It’s Okay to Make Mistakes
Written and illustrated by Todd Parr
Published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Todd Parr’s bestselling books have reminded kids to embrace differences, to be thankful, to love one another, and to be themselves. It’s Okay to Make Mistakes embraces life’s happy accidents, the mistakes and mess-ups that can lead to self discovery. Todd Parr brings a timely theme to life with his signature bold, kid-friendly illustrations and a passion for making readers feel good about themselves, encouraging them to try new things, experiment, and dare to explore new paths.
From coloring outside the lines and creating a unique piece of art to forgetting an umbrella but making a new friend, each page offers a kid-friendly take on the importance of taking chances, trying new things, and embracing life, mistakes and all.
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Executive Producer: Julie Gribble