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Growing Up with Alex—Book 1: Moving Day for Alex

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Major changes of any kind can present a challenge to kids. In Moving Day for Alex, the first book in our Growing Up with Alex series, Alex has trouble coping with his family’s move to a new house but learns that change doesn’t have to be scary and can even bring some great surprises and very positive outcomes.

Seasoned author Cynthia MacGregor is in touch with the emotions of children. She intuitively understands the inner journeys that happen when small ones are faced with big situations. In this series, Growing Up with Alex, the protagonist is poised to become your child’s favorite. With each title he is faced with a new challenging situation from which he ultimately grows and learns. Shouldn’t your child grow up learning these lessons beside Alex?

The illustrations of Tracie Mitchell, a diverse, fine artist who has had her work in museums as well as directing the art for corporate restaurant franchises, easily hooks children through the expansive gestures and subtle facial expression of the characters – there is no guesswork as to how the characters feel when Tracie’s on the job!

This title, suitable for pre-k to 2nd grade, can teach your child a lesson, entertain them, and open dialogue about life changes and growth. It’s also a must for any child who is facing a moving day.

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What others are saying on Amazon

Perfect book for moving day! We recently decided to move and were unsure how to help our young one deal with it. He was confused and seemed unsure of how to feel. It was a great way to show him that there was nothing to be afraid of. I would highly recommend for a family and classroom. Read More

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Hardcover, Paperback

1 review for Growing Up with Alex—Book 1: Moving Day for Alex

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    Alex is like any other young person, afraid to face the changes that are posed by everyday life. His parents are busy and there is a lot going on, and a little boy is not equipped to handle it. Lots of feelings and internal questions force Alex into a whole new level of creativity as he problem solves to comfort himself and get the attention he wants.

    This book is perfect for families going through any kind of transition or life change. In its own gentle way, the book speaks to the heart of all matters of human interaction, and the need for good communication through our challenges.

    Cynthia MacGregor offers up the new chronicles of a little boy growing up in a sensitive, respectful, and entertaining manner, so that even the overwhelmed adult can get value from her book. Alex is all of us, hungry for acknowledgment and a little bit of kindness in the unknown. Read this book and you too, will feel the love.

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