Children's Books by Miriam Laundry

Miriam Laundry is a best-selling author and educational speaker whose message empowers children, teens, and adults to believe in themselves. Miriam has five best-selling children's books and a publishing deal with HCI Books.

All Books

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I CAN BELIEVE IN MYSELF (2021 edition)

By: Miriam Laundry and Jack Canfield

A delightful but powerful story that offers children lifelong lessons about believing in themselves, bolstering their self-esteem, and turning the words "I Can't" into "I Can!"

Molly has been chosen to be the next Star of the Day! Most kids would be excited. Molly, however, is terrified! She just can't speak in front of her class. She worries all day. She frets all night. "I can't ... I can't," Molly convinces herself. Or can she?


I Can Believe in Myself is a book that challenges children to change the way they think. Other themes in this book include compassion, confidence, and self-esteem as Molly convinces her classmates - and even her teacher - that they can, indeed, change their perceptions and do things they never thought possible.

New Edition Includes: More self-esteem building exercises and beautiful new illustrations!

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THE BIG, BAD BULLY

By: Miriam Laundry and Jack Canfield

Self-Esteem expert Jack Canfield and noted educational speaker Miriam Laundry reveal that the biggest bully in a child's world is not lurking around the corner but living inside her head.


This is a bully story with a twist! Follow a young girl who struggles throughout grade school with a bully. Every day she hears her flaws pointed out. Finally, she decides to stand up to her tormentor and discovers ... it is herself! This is not a book about the bully sitting beside you in class, but the bully living in your head.

Featuring stunning artwork, this small yet profound book is a tool for engaging children, young adolescents, parents, and caring adults about the impressions they make on themselves with their thoughts and self-talk. Included are powerful workbook exercises and resources for implementing healthy self-esteem habits that can last a lifetime.

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I CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE

By: Miriam Laundry

Alex cannot believe it! He and his classmates are going to be given ten dollars each! Finally, Alex can buy that brand new basketball he’s been wanting! But his fun gets fouled when he discovers that he must spend his gift to make a difference in someone else’s life. To make matters even worse, Alex loses his money! How is he ever going to make a difference now? 


I CAN Make a Difference is a book that shows children how they can make a difference for others by using their time, talents or treasures.


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I CAN BE ME

By: Miriam Laundry

Maria just wants to be the same as everyone else. But, no!


Coming from a different country, she looks different and eats different foods with different names, like “pupusas” (which Alex has fun pronouncing: “Poo-POO-sa”). Embarrassed, Maria withdraws from her friends and struggles to even focus on her big assignment which is due in one week! All she can focus on is how different she is from everyone else. Yet, as the story unfolds, Maria discovers that she and all her classmates ARE the same in one surprising way: they are all uniquely different!


I CAN Believe in myself

By: Miriam Laundry

A delightful but powerful story that offers children lifelong lessons about believing in themselves, bolstering their self-esteem, and turning the words "I Can't" into "I Can!"

Molly has been chosen to be the next Star of the Day! Most kids would be excited. Molly, however, is terrified! She just can't speak in front of her class. She worries all day. She frets all night. "I can't ... I can't," Molly convinces herself. Or can she?

**No Longer in Publication**

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