Be Happy: A Little Book of Mindfulness (Hardcover)

Before placing an order, please note:

  • You'll receive a confirmation email once your order is complete and ready for pickup. 
  • If you place a pre-order in the same order as currently available titles, an additional shipping fee will be added to your order. 
  • Women & Children First is not responsible for lost or stolen packages.
Be Happy: A Little Book of Mindfulness By Maddy Bard, Emma Dodd (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Maddy Bard, Emma Dodd (Illustrator)
We can order this for you!


This heartwarming and inspirational book features two adorable dogs who share some tips on how to stay present and positive.

Hucky and Buzz are canine best friends who share thoughts, emotions, moods, and feelings that will resonate with every young child. In this sweet and simple book, readers can learn how to boost their confidence, positivity, and self-belief. Featuring the creators' own adorable dogs, and brought to life with Emma Dodd's enchanting illustrations, this is a gem of a guide for how kids can lead a healthy and happy life.

About the Author

Maddy Bard is an athletic coach and holistic practitioner. Her belief in the benefits of mindfulness meditation practices for children’s mental health comes from her experience mentoring in schools. She is delighted to share these in her first book for children. Maddy lives with her husband and four children in Surrey, England.

Emma Dodd has created many books to critical acclaim. She works from a studio in England. When not working, she spends as much time with her family as they can surfing and walking in all weather.

Praise For…

Two frolicsome and companionable dogs promote ways to “Be Happy” in this upbeat picture book. . . Questions throughout encourage readers to reflect interactively on ways they can join Hucky and Buzz in their dogged pursuit of joy.
—Publishers Weekly

Two adorable pups have much to teach, if we listen. . . . An appealing primer on mindfulness for the youngest set.
—Kirkus Reviews
Product Details
ISBN: 9781536229769
ISBN-10: 1536229768
Publisher: Templar
Publication Date: March 7th, 2023
Pages: 24
Language: English