Author(s): Abbie Schiller
When his little brother breaks his favorite toy, MILES GETS MAD. As his anger swells, he suddenly catches sight of himself in the mirror - but instead of his own reflection, a furry red monster with big round eyes and funny teeth stares back at him. By encouraging Miles to use his words to express his anger, the Mad Monster helps Miles move through this big emotion to calm himself. Through this fun story and adorable illustrations, this insightful and entertaining children's book offers much-needed comfort to young children as they struggle to regulate their emotions.
SAMANTHA KURTZMAN-COUNTER is a children's book author, children's show producer and director, and partners with Abbie Schiller in The Mother Company. Samantha adapts all the books from the "Ruby's Studio" shows to ensure they are exceptional as stand-alone properties. She gets most of her notes from her son Jack, who just entered Kindergarten.