Just the Way I Am: Habit 1 (Hardcover)
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 9781416994237, 32pp.
Publication Date: September 8, 2009
"Be proactive" with the 7 Oaks gang in this first picture book in the 7 Habits of Happy Kids series. Pokey is getting teased by Biff because of his quills. At first, Pokey is upset, but soon he realizes that his quills make him who he is, and he would never want to change that Featuring the lovable characters of 7 Oaks, this book addresses the first habit of happy kids: "Be Proactive." This story encourages children to always be in control of their own life and not let others determine how they should feel.