- Author: Etan Boritzer
- Paperback: 40 pages
- Language: English
- ISBN: 9788177694802
- Size: 9.8 x 7.7 x 0.3 inches
WHAT IS FUNNY? guides us on a light-hearted exploration into the complex question of what is truly funny and provides a simple yet insightful journey into the everyday humorous experiences of children. Boritzer captures the meaning of compassionate humor while also sensitizing us to the feelings of hurtful humor. --Dr. Steven M. Sultanoff, President, American Association for Therapeutic Humor
WHAT IS FUNNY? is aimed at young children. Since I m a comedy writer, that means me. It s the perfect book to explain to kids why humor can heal and help, and why it should not be used to hurt and harm. In a world where laughter may be the one common link that binds us all, it is a valuable and fun teaching tool. --Jon Macks, Author, How to Be Funny?, Chief writer, Jay Leno Tonight Show
WHAT IS FUNNY? is a thoughtful book which will help children begin to frame an understanding of humor. What is Funny? is a way of tickling yourself that actually makes you laugh. --Tad Friend, Staff writer The New Yorker Magazine, Author, What s So Funny? --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
About the Author
ETAN BORITZER writes best selling books for children (ages 5 - 11) on character education, social values and the BIG questions which children ask about life. He believes as Audrey Hepburn said while Director of UNICEF: Children are the only hope; His books are translated into 10 languages and have been widely praised by numerous parents magazines, national newspapers and professional and educational reviews. He has written books for children on topics such as self-esteem, grief and loss, bullying, ethics and tolerance. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.