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Not Today, Celeste! is a heart-warming story about a small dog, Celeste, and how she feels when her much-loved human, Rupert, develops depression. The book explores the feelings and experiences of living with somebody with "poorly feelings", and what can be done to help.

Not Today Celeste was written and illustrated by artist Liza Stevens, and published in 2016 by

Jessica Kingsley Publishers. Click below to buy your copy!


"This book is the perfect resource for exploring depression with younger children. It explore's Rupert's depression through the eyes of his dog Celeste - this makes it feel non-confrontational to children and allows them to ask questions." 


Dr Pooky Knightsmith

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