Written by Phoebe Fox and illustrated by Michael Hale, this limited-edition 32 page picture book is recommended for children ages 2-9 years.
Bumbly, tumbly Panda is worried she’ll trip and fall in the upcoming fashion show. Knowing her best friend needs her, she is determined to make him proud.
“Panda Proud is a delightful story of friendship, courage and the beauty of giving. My four little granddaughters give this book eight thumbs up!”
~ Fayez K. Ghishan, M.D.
Director, Steele Children’s Research Center * Chair, Department of Pediatrics * Physician-in-Chief, Banner Children’s at Diamond Children’s Medical Center
“As a teacher, I love how Panda Proud teaches children the many ways to help a friend. This is a sweet story about turning your love and friendship into tangible actions of support. It teaches students that even though they may be small, they can help others in big ways.”
~ Katie Kerrigan, Teacher and Mother of Three
“I love how Panda Proud shows the loyalty between two best friends. This inspiring story explores the true friendship between children, showing what it means encourage one another and never give up. Panda Proud brings such joy to the children I read it to.”
~ Courtney Gaintner, Preschool teacher and Mother of Two