Posts in category "My Favorite Giant"

Do you use either of these phrases? Think before you speak.

Do you use either of these phrases? Think before you speak.
October is Bullying Prevention Month, and it can’t happen soon enough, given the recent bullying-related suicides in our country.  Most people are not bullies, but even the kindest among us can inadvertently hurt others. Bullying is directly tied to cultural attitudes about what is acceptable and what is not.  There are a number of words... Read more »

My Favorite Giant by Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca)

Peter Mayhew, the actor who played lovable Chewbacca in the original Star Wars trilogy, has written a new anti-bullying book for children.  Beautifully illustrated by artist Terry Naughton, the story is told through a frank conversation between Katie Johnson and Peter Mayhew.  Who was Katie Johnson?Katie Johnson was a little girl who loved Star Wars. ... Read more »