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I Can Play It Safe

illustrated by Laura Logan

Here’s help for all adults who want to talk to young children about personal safety. Written by an expert in child safety, this full-color picture book teaches kids (and helps adults reinforce) seven important rules to personal safety in a nonthreatening way. It covers topics like safe versus harmful secrets, safe versus harmful touches, and the importance of having a community of trusted adults to turn to for help.

Emphasizing the “check-in” rule and teaching kids to trust their gut instincts, this book gives children the knowledge and confidence they need to make smart choices about their personal safety every day.

A portion of all proceeds will be donated by the author to the Jacob Wetterling Resource Center, an organization dedicated to educating adults and communities to prevent the exploitation of children.

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Hardcover $14.99 22855 Hardcover 22855 $14.99
ISBN: 978-1-57542-285-5
Audience: Ages 4–8, and for parents, teachers, counselors
Reading Level: Grade 2
Interest Level: Ages 4–8
Guided Reading Level: L
Illustrated: color illust.
Trim Size: 10.25" x 7.75"
Page Count: 32
Praise for I Can Play It Safe
“A creative, calming, and affirming book for every child.”—Patty Wetterling, cofounder of the Jacob Wetterling Resource Center
  • iParenting Greatest Products Award
  • Gold Mom’s Choice Award® winner in the Children’s Picture Books, Growing Up category

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June 14, 2021 / Connie Sutton
Covers different areas of safety

I use “I Can Play It Safe” to enhance my personal safety lessons with kids. It is great as it covers several different safety areas.


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