Lauren has a passion for helping children and currently works in primary schools as a support teacher, working with children with additional needs. She has always loved helping children feel their best and spent many years teaching yoga and meditation where she specialised in children’s classes. Lauren loves living on the South Coast of Sydney and is a loving mother of three children. Working with kids as well as having her own has given Lauren deep insight into what challenges children are struggling with the most today. She hopes that her books will be able to reach a wider span of young people to help them overcome any difficulties they might be experiencing.
There’s a Bully in My Brain is a delightful picture book that is sure to inspire readers of all ages. The story takes you on a journey inside the mind, and notices that a bully has taken over! But you don’t have to let that bully be the boss. You have the power to tame that bully and enjoy having thoughts that are uplifting and kind.
Author, Lauren Thompson | Illustrator, Kayla Lee
Published by Little Steps Publishing
“In this delightful picture book, author Lauren Thompson explores negative self-talk in an easy-to-understand way for children of all ages. In a special, positive way, she helps her little character find that she is ‘exactly how I am meant to be’. This is such an important message for all our precious children.”
Five minutes with Lauren
Find out how Lauren, a busy mum of three, found the time to write a children’s book, what inspired her and what’s next!