Children books are for the young and those who are young at heart.
Translation, adults and children alike can experience the pleasure of escaping into a fantasy world, stimulating imaginations, and enjoying illustrations. According to an article in The Telegraph, cognitive neuropsychologist Dr. David Lewis remarks that reading reduces stress levels by 68%. When your mind is concentrating on reading, your muscles and heart relax. Just six minutes of calm can reduce stress levels by two-thirds.
Open House for Butterflies, written by children’s book author Ruth Krauss (1901-1993) and illustrated by Maruice Sendak, is a perfect gem that will bring a smile.