The Seasons Within Me (Hardcover)
Within the pages of this beautifully illustrated book, you will find a gentle story of a little girl who wakes up one morning feeling down. She goes about her day with a gray cloud over her head pouring rain while everyone else seems to be frolicking in the sun unaffected by her gloom! That is until she comes across a little stray dog that also has a cloud over its head. Such a sweet tale of how animals can pull us out of our deepest depressions and how supporting each other through hard times will make them that much easier to bear!
-Isabella— From Neat November Staff Picks
A girl takes a journey through the good and not-so-good seasons in life.
A little girl starts her day feeling gray and alone, with everyone around her oblivious to her mood. On her way home from school, she meets a small dog in need of help, and the interaction turns her world a little brighter. Through their newfound friendship, she learns that deep bonds have the power to transform feelings and bring a vital sense of belonging. This debut picture book from Brazilian author-illustrator Bianca Pozzi creates a poignant and rich portrayal of childhood emotions with delicate text, gentle illustrations, and resounding empathy.
About the Author
Bianca Pozzi is an artist and designer from Brazil, with a degree in Social Communication & Fashion Design. Her work is inspired by the wonders of childhood, fairy tales, and the natural world. She believes that children should be surrounded by love, nature, creative play, and books. Bianca lives with her husband and daughter in Brazil. This is her first picture book.
"Unbelievably gorgeous… a beautiful book about [the] feelings we can’t [always] name."
--NPR 'Here and Now' Recommended Book
"Rendered with a fresh tenderness that will appeal to all readers who have found comfort in a friend when feeling alone. A lovely read-aloud with bibliotherapeutic potential." --Booklist
First Time Parent Magazine "Good Reads - Spring 2023" Pick
"Heart-warming." --YA and Kids Books Central
"This beautifully illustrated picture book depicts childhood emotions and the power of family and friends." --Kids Bookshelf