No Ordinary Apple

A Story About Eating Mindfully

“Deliciously fun to read.”—Sharon Salzberg, author of Lovingkindness

36 pages, 10 x 8 inches
ISBN 9781614290766


eBook Bundle (PDF, epub, mobi)
ISBN 9781614290957
Thu, 06/20/2013 - 13:48 -- Kestrel Slocombe

On an otherwise ordinary day, Elliot discovers something extraordinary: the power of mindfulness. When he asks his neighbor Carmen for a snack, he’s at first disappointed when she hands him an apple—he wanted candy! But when encouraged to carefully and attentively look, feel, smell, taste, and even listen to the apple, Elliot discovers that this apple is not ordinary at all.

Lushly and humorously illustrated, No Ordinary Apple makes a traditional technique for training mindfulness a fun and enjoyable way for children to learn to slow down and appreciate even the simplest things.

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