Little Red Rolls Away
by Linda Whalen, illustrated by Jennifer E. Morris
Sleeping Bear Press, 2017
This story is perfect for children experiencing changes in life, like a big move, changing schools, etc..
In Little Red Rolls Away, Little Red is picked up, placed on wheels, then placed on a boat and doesn’t know why. His boards shake and his nails nearly pop out, he does not like this trip! When he reaches shore, he then travels a very long distance until he is placed on land again. He feels better. Soon his old friends join him and he is okay. Readers will have to find out the ‘happy place’ Little Red goes.
An Afterward provides tips on How to Help a Child Navigate Change.