The Rainbow In My Heart Book Launch
Come join Jess Urlichs and Rebekah Ballagh for the launch of The Rainbow in My Heart!
Sunday 18th April
TSB Space, Level 1 Tūranga Library, Christchurch.
There will be activities for the kids, coffee for adults, and a chance to hear Jess and Rebekah read from the book and discuss kids and their emotions.
Jessica Urlichs shot to stardom on social media with her honest and heartfelt poetry centering around her family and motherhood. Jessica met her husband in Australia where they lived together for many years and are now raising their children in New Zealand. She continues to connect with the world with her writing via Instagram. Follow her @jessurlichs_writer.
Rebekah Ballagh is a talented illustrator as well as being passionate and dynamic mental health counsellor. She created the hugely popular Instagram community Journey to Wellness as a platform for wellbeing, mental health advocacy and self-care. Join her @journey_to_wellness_.
The Rainbow in My Heart
For children, experiencing new emotions and understanding them are two vastly different things, but poet Jessica Urlichs and illustrator Rebekah Ballagh have created an accessible and wonderous rhyming picture book about the rainbow of feelings that live in our heart that helps little ones to express their feelings.