The Happy Rainbow
A book about painting your world with bright, positive colors and pictures
About the Book
Annabella has a dream about an unhappy rainbow who asks her to help make it happy. Annabella and her friend Zygamore decide to draw the rainbow, and they discover that through painting with bright, positive colours and pictures, they help the rainbow to become happy.
About the Author
Barbara Anne Syassen resides in Australia with her family. She has worked in the areas of Natural Therapies and Red Cross voluntary work for children with disabilities. She now works in Disability Care, and along with her family also runs a business called Do Good Lifestyle, which involves aromatherapy, massage, yoga, art products and writing children's books. As a child she spent time in her mother's homeland Hula, PNG ( a place in the Pacific) where she was surrounded by nature and this formed the underlying basis of her books, which focus on connecting young readers with nature and encouraging positive thinking. They have been donated internationally to UNICEF, to schools in Australia, Nepal, the Pacific especially Papua New Guinea, and will in future be donated to more charities and educational organisations. In 2013 her first book "The Tree That Talks" received a positive review from The US Review of Books, and a Gold Award for Literary Excellence from Trafford Publishing.