Have you ever gone to brush your teeth but ended up looking like you should be in the circus? Or maybe you meant to go find your shoes but instead you won a hula-hoop contest?
Do you ever have trouble staying focused on one particular task or completing things in general like homework, chores, or basically remembering all the things you are supposed to do in any situation… even something like getting ready for school in the morning?
Riley Madison does. She finds herself in all kinds of funny situations because of her overactive brain. She is always busy, but is often doing everything except what she is supposed to be doing.
There are way too many fun distractions in her world. Join Riley Madison in this book as she discovers the superpower that helps her stay on task and avoid embarrassing situations…like chasing the bus in a tutu and only one cowgirl boot!
Have you ever been working on a little art project but next thing you know, it's been over an hour and you realize there's paint all over EVERYTHING - including your and your fiend's new shoes? Or maybe you're helping with the dishes when suddenly you're in the middle of of a crazy bubble race? Do you ever get distracted and completely forget about the time when there are other things you need to be doing?
Riley Madison does too! Sometimes she ends up missing out on important stuff because of "time blindness", where she just gets lost in what she's doing for WAY too long. Join Riley Madison in her latest adventure at summer camp where she discovers another "superpower" that helps her keep track of time. Discover the tool she learns to avoid situations that really stink... like keeping a sneaky skunk from stealing all your favorite candy!
Have you ever had to spend a long time looking for your favorite toy because you had no idea where you put it? Maybe you have even gotten caught trying to keep a new "pet" in an unexpected place. Do you struggle finding the stuff you need because sometimes things are just in a BIG mess?
That's how Riley Madison feels! Her things end up in all kinds of odd places, because her organization skills are missing too! Join Riley Madison as she learns to play volleyball and discovers a new "superpower" to help her find a home for everything - including finding HER place as part of a great team!
"This is a fun way to help overactive, high achievers organize their lives."
-- Readers' Favorite 5-Star Review
"A humorous and practical....approach to dealing with kids’ attention problems."
-- Kirkus Reviews
" My daughter couldn't put it down! Absolutely loved the illustrations and the humor!"
-- Brian M.
"As a parent and teacher, I plan to use this as a read-aloud to my children and students. The humor, common struggle, and real-life application begs for class discussion and superhero implementation. "
-- Becca W.
"This book was a great read about a fun spirited girl who is so relatable to children who find themselves easily getting distracted."
-- Angela H.
"This is a sweet, feel-good story of a loveable, spunky, and distractible little girl. This is a great, relatable read for younger readers."
-- Jennifer M.
"I can't wait to share this book with my second grade students...I think it could change some of their lives forever! "
-- Tiffany S.
"Young readers with a tendency toward distraction will love the positive and encouraging spin this story places on this recognizable trait."
-- Mary L.
Check out the book trailer for Riley Madison Discovers the Superpower of a List!