Baxter was the fastest bunny in the forest. His mind buzzed with
thoughts and his body wanted to zoom! But sometimes he lost control of
his buzz and his zoom, like when he rammed into the raccoons during the
annual forest race.
With help from his uncle Barnaby, Baxter learns how to slow down
his thoughts, be more aware of what is happening around him, and relax
his body. At the next forest race, Baxter finds that his buzz is just
Includes a Note to Parents and Caregivers with additional
suggestions for helping children with ADHD be more mindful of their
surroundings and manage their behavior.
...the illustrations are good — nicely drawn but not cutesy — and work well
to help tell Baxter’s story. He really is every kid with ADHD, who
might perform but who doesn’t notice what’s going on around him. It’s a
lot to pack into one children’s book, but Foley manages it. He spends a
good half of the book talking about meditation, but the book never loses
its flow — and kids won’t lose their interest....