Snack & Read LIVE with Simon Kids on Facebook: Apryl Stott [Jan 2021]

Sit down with your kids and a snack, and tune in to watch Apryl Stott read aloud from her book Share Some Kindness, Bring Some Light and do a simple, fun at-home activity on Facebook Live.


January 20, 2021 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Organized by: Simon Teen
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About the Author:

Author-illustrator Apryl Stott grew up drawing and making delightful creative messes. Her first story, “How to Get Rid of My Baby Sister” was written in third grade. Since then, she has learned how to be kind to her sister and how to clean up after herself. Mostly. She spends her days working in her studio, listening to podcasts, and picking up after her daughter’s delightful creative messes. Share Some Kindness, Bring Some Light is her first picture book. Learn more at

About the Book:

“It’s impossible to resist [this books] big-hearted appeal.” —BookPage

A little girl and her friend Bear learn the true meaning of selfless kindness in this sweet, stunningly illustrated debut picture book.

Bear is sad. All the other animals think he’s mean because he’s so big. But his human friend, Coco, offers to help him. Coco shares her grandmother’s advice: “When life gets dark as winter’s night, share some kindness, bring some light.”

They decide to bake cookies to “share some kindness” and make lanterns to “bring some light.” But when the cookies and lanterns don’t work, they must look for another way to win over the other animals. And while they’re at it, Coco and Bear just might discover that kindness is a gift that only comes from the heart.

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