Ask me anything … about reading for empathy with Cressida Cowell & Miranda McKearney

Kerry Whelpdaleย was live on Facebook to talk about Empathy Day with Cressida Cowell, author-illustrator of the multi-million-selling How to Train Your Dragon series & Miranda McKearney, OBE, founder of EmpathyLab, a new not-for-profit organisation working to harness the power of stories to develop empathy.


SJ Strum
Ah I love this conversation; thanks so much xxx

SJ Strum
Oh yes! Loved that book! X

SJ Strum
Love this idea of empathy through reading; discussing stories is so much fun

SJ Strum
I'm so impressed you started the books when you had young kids ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘

SJ Strum
Freddie wrote a great story about a boy with a scar who didn't know he was a wizard ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ๐ŸŒŸ

SJ Strum
My little boy is 7 and he really got absorbed in hiccup's character

SJ Strum
We love the How To Train A Dragon books; reading them now x

SJ Strum
Hello ๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜


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