Book Description – Alex cannot believe it! He and his classmates are going to be given ten dollars each! Finally, Alex can buy that brand new basketball he’s been wanting! But his fun gets fouled when he discovers that he must spend his gift to make a difference in someone else’s life. To make matters even worse, Alex loses his money! How is he ever going to make a difference now?
I CAN Make a Difference is a book that shows children how they can make a difference for others by using their time, talents or treasures.
“If you want to end conflict, reduce bullying and help people rise to the level of their innate greatness, this book will help you get the job done. Children and adults alike will discover the power of appreciation, respect and love and truly realize that who they are makes a difference. I recommend it for every home, school and workplace!” – Helice “Sparky” Bridges, Creator of the “Who I Am Makes A Difference®” Blue Ribbon Acknowledgement System
“One way to help our children improve their self-esteem is to help them discover that they CAN make a difference in the world. This book shows us that we each have a gift inside of us to do just that! I love the message and the book!” – Jack Canfield, Co-author of Chicken Soup for the Soul® and The Success Principles™
“Well-written and artfully illustrated, I Can Make a Difference reminds children that a big impact comes from small gifts of serving others.” –Will Bowen, author of “A Complaint Free World” and “Happy THIS Year!”
“Teaching kids is the best way to create a better tomorrow. Miriam and her books are making a difference all over the world. Her first book, “I CAN Believe in Myself” inspired a lot of kids here in Switzerland – on May 7th during Winspiration Day.” – Wolfgang G. Sonnenburg, founder of the Winspiration Day Association and author of The Best is Yet to Come
“Now, more than ever, the world needs the book I CAN Make a Difference. Miriam Laundry’s book inspires children to make a difference through their time, talents and treasures, and impresses upon the positive impact that everyday acts of kindness has on making the world a better place. Thank you, Miriam, for teaching such important lessons. Your books make a difference. ” – Charmaine Hammond, Best-Selling Author and Transformational Speaker
“Thank you, Miriam Laundry, for this inspirational children’s story that teaches us all that we DO have the power to make a difference in this world! This creative story teaches children of all ages the importance of giving back and believing in themselves. A must read!!” – Kate Butler, CPSC, #1 Best-Selling Author of More Than Mud
“I CAN Make A Difference is a monumental teaching tool that is sure to empower children worldwide. Miriam Laundry has done it again with this beautifully written book about the power of kindness. Her new release takes its creative illustrations and meaningful dialogue to teach an important lesson to children about using their talents to make a difference. I can’t wait to add this book to my I CAN Series collection of books!” – Maria Dismondy, Award-Winning Author