Myrtle is a lovely Turtle. Not an ordinary Turtle. She is Purple and different from other turtles. After being bullied by another turtle, Myrtle tries to become someone else. In the end, Myrtle and her friends help children learn to not be afraid of being different. Myrtle the Purple Turtle is a thoroughly engaging story that stresses the importance of self-acceptance and friendship.
“This is a superbly attractive children’s picture book that will engage young children from cover to cover. The illustrations are amazing. The pictures of Myrtle and her friends in their idyllic surroundings are memorable. The story is beautifully written in a simple language style young children can easily relate to.”