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Books About Discipline, Anger, and Stress for Ages 3-5

Teach your child how to manage anger and stress with these titles on behavior and discipline.
 
How Do Dinosaurs Say I'm Mad?
by Jane Yolen Illustrated by Mark Teague

ROAR! What happens when little dinosaurs get mad? And how do they calm down?

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David Gets in Trouble
Series: No, David!
by David Shannon Illustrated by David Shannon

David doesn't mean to get in trouble. It's not his fault. Most of the time, it's just an accident! Or maybe he forgot something. Or some furniture got in the way. Whatever the situation, David has a really good explanation...and it will leave kids and parents laughing.

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No, David!
Series: No, David!
by David Shannon Illustrated by David Shannon

When David Shannon was five years old, he wrote and illustrated his first book. On every page were these words: NO, DAVID! . . . and a picture of David doing things he was not supposed to do.  All he hears from his mother as he breaks his mother's rules is "No, David!", "That's enough, David!", and "Settle down!" 

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When Sophie Gets Angry - Really, Really Angry ...
by Molly Bang Illustrated by Molly Bang

In this Caldecott Honor-winning, head-on exploration of the causes of and solutions to anger, Sophie gets angry and runs out into the woods, where she climbs a tree to calm down, and is soon ready to come home to her loving family.

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Mad at Mommy
by Komako Sakai Illustrated by Komako Sakai

Little Bunny is very mad at his mommy.

She sleeps too late.

She talks too much.

She watches her silly shows instead of cartoons.

And she gets mad for no reason — just a few little bubbles on the floor.

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Stop, Drop, and Chill
by Derrick Barnes Illustrated by Barbara Duke

All day long, trouble follows this boy around school and makes him angry. Will he fight back, or will he find another way to solve his problems?

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D.W. Go to Your Room!
Series: D.W.
by Marc Brown

When Mom sends D.W. to her room, a ten-minute time-out seems like forever. At first D.W. sulks, but as the time ticks by, she starts to worry that her family will completely forget about her. What if she starves? What if they don't love her anymore? What if she's stuck in her room for the rest of her life?

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The Very Cranky Bear
by Nick Bland Illustrated by Nick Bland

Four animal friends cheer up a very cranky bear.

Nick Bland's expressive, adorable illustrations complement delightful, rhyming, read-aloud text in this lesson about the importance of sharing with others.

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