Woof-Woof – overcoming fear of pets

woof-woof overcoming fear of petsWoof-Woof is a delightful story of a young girl overcoming her fear of pets.

The little girl is terrified of her family dog, and runs crying to her Daddy. Her Daddy shows her the woof-woof only wants to play. Slowly the little girl overcomes her fear and gains trust.

This cute short picture book was brought to us by BookDash, a non-profit dedicated to creating and distributing literacy material, and it is released in the creative commons.



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About Book Dash 

Book Dash gathers professional creatives – writers, illustrators, designers, editors – who volunteer to create high-quality children’s books that anyone can freely download, translate, print and distribute. Most of the work is done on a Book Dash day, when small teams work for over twelve straight hours, each producing a new book.

Why Book Dash?

Books purchased from publishers cost too much. In order to distribute more books for South African children, Book Dash participants work as publishers in a single day, having a book with no publishers mean the book will be a lot cheaper the only cost will be printing the books. With these, anyone can run sponsored prints and the finished books can be handed to children.

Every child should have a hundred books when they reach the age of five. that means handing down 600 million free books to South African children who probably could not afford to buy them, More children grow up not learning how to read and write well, and every day we lose more of these children. Let us not neglect this children and help them overcome poverty by first teaching the how to read and to enjoy the worlds that a book can open up.

See more books like this in our Bookdash category.

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