There’s a Zoo In my Poo
Professor Felice Jacka and Rob Craw,
There’s a Zoo in your Poo!
It needs a Zookeeper
And that Keeper is YOU!
Did you know that trillions of tiny bugs live in and on all of us? And there’s a Zoo of bugs in our poo. But which are the good bugs and which are the bad? What should we eat to keep our good bugs happy and our body strong?
Get to the guts of what you need to know about you and your poo.
Professor Felice Jacka is a world expert in the field of Nutritional Psychiatry and gut health. Teacher and musician Rob Craw is a world expert at drawing bugs!
They want kids to know all about the amazing stuff going on in their bodies.
Get ready for a journey inside the most exciting of places … YOU!
This book is the new #1 on my 4-year-old grandson’s reading list. We have read over and over and over. He even took it in the car with him, to read on a short holiday. He loves this book and I must say I agree with his view. It is brilliant! It is the perfect book to start a dialogue with your pre-schooler about gut health, healthy food choices, digestion etc.
This book is packed with easily transferable knowledge – one page reads “factorially” – with information that a parent/guardian or teacher will find useful, the opposite page is filled with images and fun facts that are attention grabbing and keep your pre schooler entertained. And the best page of all? The poo chart 😊 ( https://continence.org.au/bristol-stool-chart ) What is it with pre-schoolers and poo? Yes my grandson joyfully shares with us the number on the chart that matches his poo. Too much information you may ask? Well, a little gross but not really; he is at a great age to start healthy lifestyle conversations😊 and this book does a fabulous job of starting these conversations.
This book is a must have resource for every school and library.
It’s not easy to pull off a book about poo that’s accessible, informative, and right for the littlies, Carol. I give Jacka a lot of credit for taking on the task. Glad it succeeded so well!
I am so pleased guy health is a topic that is accessible to this age group – great idea, great book
You’re right kids just love talking & laughing about poo! A perfect book for the tots.
It’s fun and educational – love it and so does grandson