Enough - A story about community
Written by Sarah Johnson
Illustrated by Deborah Hinde
Published by PictureBook Publishing
sort of enough,
almost enough ...
In Hana’s street there is not enough.
Until Hana decides to do something about it.
Although Hana’s attempts to help are in the
beginning successful, when winter comes, then
hardship, she is unable to meet everyone’s needs.
At the point where she despairs, her family and
the neighbours she has helped step in and offer
to give her a hand. By pulling together they build
a resilient community in which everyone has
Enough is a story about community, kindness and
the power of helping hands.
This book is also a way for younger children to
reflect on and make sense of what has happened
in the current pandemic, through story.
Enough is a resource that whānau and teachers
can use to discuss and explore what it means to
be a community, and ways to respond and look
after each other in times of need.
Both Sarah and I gratefully acknowledge the support from CLNZ. Because of that support, one dollar from each book sold will be donated to Feed the Kids, Whaingaroa