Check out the Reading Tub recommendations for reluctant readers..the exciting adventures of Malia and Teacup Awesome African Adventure and Malia and Teacup Out on a Limb!
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"Dr. Barrow’s new fiction book for children, Malia and Teacup: Awesome African Adventure (ISBN: 978-0-9825109-0-2 7/2009) illustrates complicated problem solving and demonstrates how to “stay safe by staying strong.” Malia’s journey of self-discovery is a fast-paced and fun book to read, yet, the 325-page book with 31 illustrations contains hidden self-esteem building messages. The book introduces young readers, ages 9 and up, to important life lessons through the comedic misadventures of Malia and her tiny poodle. Malia and Teacup Out on a Limb (ISBN: 978-0-9825109-1-9) is the younger version for 6-9 year olds."
MOLLY BARROW, PH.D.
Dr. Molly Barrow holds a Ph.D. in clinical psychology and is the author of Matchlines for Singles, Matchline for Couples, and Malia and Teacup: Awesome African Adventure and Malia and Teacup: Out on a Limb. As an authority on relationship and psychological topics,Dr. Barrow is a member of the American Psychological Association, Screen Actors Guild, and Authors Guild and is a licensed mental health counselor. Dr. Molly has appeared as an expert in the film, My Suicide, documentaries Ready to Explode and KTLA Impact, NBC news, PBS In Focus, WBZT talk radio, and in O Magazine, Psychology Today, Newsday, New York Times, CNN, The Nest, MSN.com, Yahoo, Match.com, Women's Health, Harvard Business School, Women's World, has a radio show on blogtalkradio.com and is a columnist for Menstuff.org.