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Hector's Favorite Place

Jo Rooks, Jo Rooks (Illustrator)


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Hector loves his home. It was his favorite place to be.
At home, there was much to do.
Hector loved his home so much that he didn't often go out.
Home was cozy and snuggly and safe.

Hector loves his home so much that he doesn't often go out, and it starts to affect his friendships. Soon Hector realizes that his worries are keeping him from enjoying himself, so he needs to learn to be brave and try new things.

Can Hector find the courage to break out of his comfort zone?

Included is a Note to Parents, Caregivers, and Professionals by Julia Martin Burch, PhD, that discusses helping children overcome their worries and break out of their comfort zones.

Magination Press, 9781433828683, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 13, 2018

About the Author

Jo Rooks, author-illustrator of A Box of Butterflies and Hector's Favorite Place, is an illustrator, author, and graphic designer living in leafy South West London with her husband and two children. Jo studied at Bath School of Art and Design and pursued a career in graphic design. Visit her at and Follow her on Facebook: @JoHooksIllustration, Twitter: @JoHooksArt, and Instagram: @JoHooksIllustration.