My Quiet Ship (Hardcover)

By Hallee Adelman, Sonia Sanchez (Illustrator)

Albert Whitman & Company, 9780807567135, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2018

List Price: 16.99*
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Description

Whenever the yelling in his house starts, Quinn runs to a special hiding place. There he becomes captain of the Quiet Ship, where he can get far, far away from the yelling that hurts his ears and makes him feel scared. But one day the Quiet Ship is broken and Quinn needs a new plan, one that requires him to be brave. A thoughtful treatment of a difficult topic, this story is for any child who faces fighting in the home.



About the Author

Hallee Adelman has a Ph.D. in Education and Learning Technologies and has worked with and for children as an educator and multimedia creator. This is her first book. She lives in Pennsylvania with her family. Sonia Sanchez is the award-winning illustrator of Here I Am, Sister Day!, and The Wonderful Habits of Rabbits. She lives with her husband, son, and cat in a blue house near the Mediterranean Sea.


Praise For My Quiet Ship

"An important and necessary story when it comes to helping children find their voices... excellent." —School Library Journal