Learn to be kind to yourself and to others with New York Times best-selling Deborah Underwood and award winning illustrator Tim Hopgood.
We are a blessing. We are beautiful just as we are. We love, and we are loved. We make mistakes, and we learn. Spread loving kindness wherever you go! Lyrical and poignant, Loving Kindness encourages us to be kind to ourselves, to others, and to the world we live in. Vibrant pictures from award-winning illustrator Tim Hopgood and inspiring words by New York Times best-selling Deborah Underwood celebrate kindness, compassion, and the connection shared by every living thing on earth. We all live under the same sun, we all breathe the same air, and touch the same earth that connects us all.
Deborah Underwood grew up in Washington, USA. She is the author of many books for children, including the New York Times bestselling The Quiet Book. When she’s not writing, you might find her singing in a chamber choir, playing a ukulele, walking around in Golden Gate Park, baking vegan cookies, or petting any dogs, cats, pigs, or turkeys that happen to be nearby.
Tim Hopgood is an award-winning illustrator and author of books for children. His picture books boast a clutch of awards including the Cambridge Read it Again! and Booktrust Early Years awards. He has worked in the art department of i-D and Vogue magazines and as a freelance graphic designer and art director in retail fashion industry for twenty years. He has also illustrated for glossies such as Tatler, GQ and Harpers and Queen. Tim lives with his wife in York and when he’s not writing and drawing you’ll find him cooking up a storm in the kitchen or on the dance floor.