BOOKS BY ANDRE GINNANE
THE ADVENTURES OF SAL - ACTIVITY BOOK
The main character, Sal, has just moved into a new neighborhood. Right away he meets a new friend, John David. They are both very adventurous and begin to explore their surroundings together. With each new quest for adventure, Sal's protective mother reminds them to be careful and use safety precautions to avoid injury. (Sound like anyone you know?!) After their many fun and sometimes dangerous adventures they learn that maybe, just maybe, Sal's mom might have been right all along!
The activities that accompany each adventure are suspenseful, entertaining sensory experiences that are sure to keep the kids engaged and on the edge of their seats with anticipation.
TWO HOUSES, TWO ROOMS, ONE LOVE
Sal learns that he will now have two houses and two different rooms but still the same ONE LOVE from his mom and dad! Join Sal and his friends as they learn valuable lessons that promote empathy, compassion and understanding. This book is the second book in the Adventures of Sal series following Sal and his friends as they discover new and exciting adventures. With it's subtle and comforting messaging, this book can also be used as a helpful tool in difficult situations like divorce and parents no longer being in the same household.
SUPER HERO MOBILE
Everyone loves making friends! Sal finds himself on an amazing new adventure after he makes a fun and interesting new friend named Noah!
Noah uses a wheelchair that he calls his Super Hero Mobile. Along the way and with his Mom’s help, Sal also learns valuable lessons about friendship, inclusion and supporting those around him.
This book is the third book in the Adventures of Sal series following Sal and his friends as they discover new and exciting adventures. With its subtle and comforting messaging, this book can also be used as a helpful tool for children with disabilities in sharing their own experiences with friends to create understanding.
THE PET PLAYGROUND IN THE SKY
Join Sal as he experiences an adventure unlike any that he has had before. Sal’s parents share the news that they will be getting a second house. Sal’s mom will live in one house and his dad will live in the other. His parents assure him that although he will now have two houses and two rooms, he will always have the same one love from both his parents. Join Sal as he makes the transition to living in two separate homes. Right away Sal finds that, although the houses are different, they have lots of similarities. Sal discovers that the biggest similarity is that both houses have lots and lots and lots of love for him.
This book is the second book in the Adventures of Sal series following Sal and his best friend John David as they meet new friends and discover new and exciting adventures. With its subtle and comforting messaging this book can be used as a helpful tool and/or conversation starter in situations like divorce and parents not being in the same household. It can also be used to teach valuable lessons that promote empathy, compassion and understanding for children that are not experiencing this situation themselves but perhaps are trying to understand situations affecting their friends and family.