William Meyer is a high school teacher, meditator, and author. Illustrator Brittany R. Jacobs is a librarian and the author of The Kraken's Rules for Making Friends.
"Each page invites readers to notice the present moment without
judging what is or changing it to something else. This is
mindfulness. . . . A wonderful read-aloud meditation for the
beginner -- or the practitioner of beginner's mind -- of any
-- Kirkus (starred review)
"An easy, enticing introduction to an ancient practice."
"Soothing watercolor illustrations by Brittany R. Jacobs lead children through the process of stripping away the stresses of the day with thoughtful prompts. . . . With a diverse cast of characters and illustrations portraying everything from rolling hills to city skylines, Big Breath is an easy-to-follow primer on meditation sure to resonate with a wide variety of readers young and old."
-- Foreword Reviews
"This is a definite must have book for parents and their children as we look for ways to bring calm and clarity in a rather crazy busy world!"
-- Working Mom Journal