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Books

The Barefoot King

July 1, 2020
Based on the ancient wisdom of the Buddhist sage Shantideva, this story shows how we can find creative solutions when something is difficult or makes us frustrated.

Review of The Life of the Buddha

June 16, 2020
A review of this exquisitely illustrated children's book that recounts Prince Siddhartha’s journey of truth-seeking and discovery, including his life-altering encounters with human suffering and his realization of the Four Noble Truths. 

Krit Dreams of Dragon Fruit

May 28, 2020
About the book Krit Dreams of Dragon Fruit: A Story of Leaving and Finding Home

Breathing Makes It Better

May 28, 2020
About the book Breathing Makes It Better: A Book for Sad Days, Mad Days, Glad Days, and All the Feelings In-Between

9 Books about the Life of the Buddha

April 28, 2020
Middle Way School reviews 9 English-language books about the life of the Buddha.

Finding Happiness in Times of Change

April 23, 2020
Emily France, co-author of Krit Dreams of Dragon Fruit, discusses the inspiration for the book and how she found a sense of happiness and peace during big, challenging changes in life.

How Do We Support Our Children’s Happiness?

April 23, 2020
Wendy O'Leary, co-author of Breathing Makes It Better, offers insights and suggestions for how to support children who are struggling.

Managing Emotions with Breathing Makes It Better

April 23, 2020
Wendy O'Leary shares a short practice and reflection on emotion, imagination, and the power of connecting with our bodies.

About The Monkey Mind Meditation Deck

April 23, 2020
This vibrant deck explores the powerful qualities of animals and nature, inspiring children to discover the same strengths in themselves.

How Is Everything Connected?

April 23, 2020
How am I connected to everything? Download a set of worksheets filled with activities, reflections, and practices to help children answer this important question.