A group of kindergarten (nursery) children having their apples and juice, hear a growl from the cupboard, their imaginations go wild as they try to work out what might be making the growling sound.
With fear in the minds and bravery in their hearts, they set off, led by the Brave Boy, on an adventure to discover what may be lurking in the cupboard. They track to the left and track to the right, they are attacked from above and attacked from below. But our brave adventurers keep going straight ahead until they reach their quest.
The children go from the real world into an imaginary world where one ‘Brave Boy,’ shows great leadership and bravery in leading the others.
This is a fun, colorful, read together book, teaching prepositional language through rhythm, repetition and action, encouraging children to deal with their fears in a safe environment.
The story has strong themes of friendship, bravery and perseverance in the face of adversity.
The adventures take the young readers and the characters on a journey of self-discovery. The young readers, and characters together, find out that they can overcome their fears if they are really determined.