This Father’s Day, celebrate the special bond between fathers and their child in this new children’s book that empowers kids with mental toughness!
The bestselling picture book–from the creators of the Grow Grit series–about how to achieve success using visualization and other mental toughness techniques. Written in a fun, how-to style, Emma gives 5 essential tools for winning the World Cup, including how to build grit (writing down goals, keep practicing, and reaching within to find your inner strength when times get rough), how to use visualization (tap into your 5 senses by smelling the turf, dribbling the ball, and focusing on performance and not the outcome), and how to use mantras and positive body language (taking deep breaths and staying confident and upbeat).
Filled with energy, warmth, and sprinkled with humor, this is a great gift for a father or grandparent, and perfect for lap reading and discussions!
A cute little story on how little girl Emma wins the world cup in her pyjamas is what we see in this book.
Emma is confident of what she does and she says she has won the world cup many times. SO what are the tips she has for the readers to make them win.
She gives us the 5 tools to win world cup in pyjamas.
Working on developing grit – Initially we need determination to win. Does it come all of a sudden. No, this starts way more earlier. Writing down goals and working towards them with great motivation is what you need to do. When you notice that it is getting tough, reach it from within. SO what you need to do is practice with motivation.
Perform usual rituals– Do you regular activities on the day of world cup. This gives you a sense of calmness, keeping your mind relaxed and confident.
Visualize the field from an open space– Feel the ground, dribble ball and make it listen to you. Ignore the mistakes and stay focused on your goals.
Use Mantras to keep you focused – Something like work hard, you can do it, It’s just right here. Relax and take a deep breath, think of next moves and strategy to get it executed.
Make sure to keep up positive body language – Having a good posture, being up and down on your toes, staying confident is more like it. Fire the ball past opponent, let it fly and you can hear the crowd cheer up. Enjoy the taste of victory and thank people who helped you win.
This book is a confidence booster not only for kids, but also adults. These 5 mantras listed can not only be used for world cup but any goal in life. I just loved how the author conveyed the winning strategies from the words of a little girl. I am very sure kids and adults reading the books would greatly be benefitted.
These important life skills are much easier to learn because of the lovely illustrations which makes it easier for kids to understand. You cannot teach life skills much simpler and an enjoyable way than this. This is a great book to be gifted to any kid you know. I’m sure it’s going to earn you a lot of appreciation for getting this.
The narration is simple and brief. Illustrations support the narration in a great way.
I loved the after read activities shared in the book as well.
- Publication date: 11 Jun 2019
- Publisher: Grow Grit Press
- Language: English
- ASIN: B07T2676HD
Writing and presentation:4.5/5
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Kobe Nhin is inspired to write to help others overcome any negative self beliefs that may hinder their growth as it did his. He has learned to develop a storm-chasing mindset, always looking for obstacles to overcome. Kobe lives in Edmond, Oklahoma.
Mary Nhin loves being the guinea pig for all her husband’s kitchen creations. She is a mom of 3 boys, life coach, and author. For 20 years, she has been enriching people’s lives successfully through her companies, Nhinja, Lean CEO, and Grow Grit. She has been awarded the Forty under 40 and Inc 5000.
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17 Replies to “Review of how to win the world cup in pyjamas”
Looks nice and different, what age group is this for? I mean, will tweens able to enjoy it?
6+ would be apt to read this to
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Guess this would be a good addition to our mini library in the future. Good suggestion.
This sounds interesting. I will add this in my TBR list. Thanks for the review.
Very interesting! I’d like to suggest this to my aunt for her lil one. Thanks for sharing this!
Good interesting piece of writing. I will recommend this to others for sure.
This is so well written, will happily recommend this with my family and friends.
this book seems so interesting and Its book name is so interesting,caught up my attention
Looks like such a cute read for kids buddy, absolutely loved your review
Lovely review. This looks like a wonderful book, I really liked the book cover too.
This looks like so interesting to read.. I love the story of the book .
Loved this review. The cover is too cute and this sounds like one of those fun motivational lessons that aren’t lessons at all. Going to get this for my son.
this looks like a fun read for the kids. the cover looks extremely cute.
Seems to be a great book for parents and kids to read together and learn things together.
Wow that’s awesome, would surely check it out and share with my friends
We should always keep a goal and focus on it. The dedication and will power made her win the world cup
I loved the picture. Its really so cute and I am going to read this story soon. Thanks for sharing.