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Contact Tammi Beck at 646-246-3628 to discuss the possibility of her coming to your school or program to speak about developing children’s books.

Children’s Book Illustrator

July 18, 2018

Grit, Not Grits  by Lisa Cox Illustrated by Tammi Beck with Contributions by Marcie Cates

Grit, Not Grits

by Lisa Cox
Illustrated by Tammi Beck with Contributions by Marcie Cates


Do you have what it takes to endure a tough situation and not give up? Do you have grit? How does one explain this intangible quality to children? Grit, Not Grits shares one day in the lives of two friends. Sam, who had Cerebral Palsy, is a role model to Leo who is learning about grit. A baseball themes and humor are used to explain this important trait to children. After understanding the meaning of grit, Leo is motivated to do what we hope all children will learn to do in their lives -- reach out and include someone. Leo and Sam are bound together by one word. No, not grits like oatmeal; they find a superpower deep inside that makes them was to try. Grit, Not Grits.

 

 

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True Pure Brave Art children’s book series.