Growing Reader

Books on Bravery for Kids Ages 6 – 8

by Melissa Taylor

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How can we encourage children to be brave? We can talk about what bravery is and isn’t, and we can read good books that show people being brave.

Childhood fears and worries are a normal part of growing up, having new experiences, and discovering the world. Our job as grown-ups is to empathize and allow space for children to do hard things. These 10 stories will inspire and encourage kids to be brave.