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3+years

Timid

Author and illustrator: Harry Woodgate

Timmy dreams of being a performer, but every time they speak a scary lion appears to roar away their confidence. It’s up to new friend Nia to help them tame the lion. A heartwarming tale about confidence and facing your fears. Gender-neutral pronouns are used for Timmy throughout. 

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  • Black representation
  • Diverse cast
  • LGBTQIA+ representation
  • Own Voice