"The process of understanding emotion, especially for young children, can be overwhelming and abstract--the Blooz just might be the perfect concrete visual to help everyone get through those cranky days."—Kirkus
"Debut author Levis has an impressively light touch."—Publishers Weekly
"Blooz may be a blob, and he may be uninvited, but he is actually kinda cute, which makes this a nonthreatening tool for discussing negative emotions with young children."—Booklist
"Children will identify with her feelings in this tale, and it will have value as a springboard for discussing sadness and how to work through it."—School Library Journal
About the Author
CARON LEVIS enjoys working with kids, using drama and writing to teach social, emotional, communication, and literacy skills. She received her MFA in Creative Writing from the New School University and lives in her hometown of New York City. Stuck with the Blooz is her first book.
Jon Davis worked in 3D animation before switching to children's book illustration full time. He is the illustrator of Stuck with the Blooz and Small Blue and the Deep Dark Night, which he also wrote. Jon lives outside of London with his wife and daughter. www.jonsmind.com