Cornelia Maude Spelman

Cornelia Maude Spelman is a writer, artist, and clinical social worker who writes about taking care of emotions and relationships in the lives of children and families

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Welcome to My Chinese Readers

Posted on May 24 by

  亲爱的中文读者和家长朋友,欢迎您 阅读我的儿童书籍!希望我的故事书对您和您的孩子都有帮助,并衷心祝愿您和您的家人身体健康,万事如意,阖家幸福! 親愛的中文讀者和家長朋友,歡迎您 閱讀我的兒童書籍!希望我的故事書對您和您的孩子都有幫助,並衷心祝願您和您的家人身體健康,萬事如意,闔家幸福! Hello and welcome to my Chinese...


My Mother, Myself

Posted on May 23 by

I’ve just finished reading the fascinating and brilliant graphic memoir by Alison Bechdel, Are You My Mother? in which she weaves her story of coming to understand, through...


New! When I Feel Worried Added to Series

Posted on Sep 5 by

The eighth book in Cornelia’s “The Way I Feel” series, When I Feel Worried,  has been released. Everybody worries.  Children worry too, in new or confusing...


Oliver Twist

Posted on Aug 19 by

I recently watched the 1948 movie version of “Oliver Twist.”  Oliver is an orphan, raised in an English workhouse which, essentially, requires slavery for food and...