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Is This Going to End Well?

Maria Duroseau

Will This End Well?

by Dr. Maria Duroseau, Pediatrician and Mom


"Will this end well?" - The BIG question every child should ask before acting!


In this delightfully illustrated book, author Dr. Maria Duroseau, a pediatrician and mom, shares the powerful "Will this end well?" question that can help kids avoid impulsive decisions that can ultimately lead to tears, troubles, and tantrums.


Meet Jimmy: a bright, creative, and energetic elementary student. Jimmy does some things that get him into trouble sometimes. He blurts out in class, takes other people's things, changes the rules of games, and acts without thinking through the consequences. His impulsive behavior leaves him struggling with angry teachers, disappointed friends, and frustrated family members.


But when Jimmy starts pausing to ask himself the BIG question "Will this end well?" everything changes!


Through funny stories and engaging examples, kids will learn to evaluate if their potential actions could:


  • Get them hurt or in trouble
  • Hurt someone else
  • Damage property
  • Cause other negative issues


By simply asking "Will this end well?" Jimmy discovers he can stop the needless trouble at home and school!


Dr. Duroseau provides an easy, kid-friendly tool for fostering wise decision-making skills. Children will delight in following Jimmy's (mis)adventures while learning how to pause and question first.


The book also includes a Parent Letter from the author with tips for helping kids apply "Will this end well?".

Grab your copy of "Is This Going to End Well?" and empower your kids to make conscious choices today!

Book Details

  • Publisher: Mutinta Enterprises, Incorporated
  • Publish Date: May 8th, 2024
  • Pages: 38
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 10.00in - 8.00in - 0.10in - 0.28lb
  • EAN: 9798990618404
  • Recommended age: 04-12
  • Categories: Social Themes - Emotions & FeelingsNeurodiversitySocial Themes - Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance

About the Author

Duroseau, Maria: - Maria Duroseau was born and raised in Zambia, moved to US for college and medical school and has been a pediatrician for over 10 years. She is also a life coach with particular interest in parent coaching. Her practice includes patients with ADHD and it is her goal to empower children with ADHD and give parents tools to support their children. Outside of her work, she enjoys reading, traveling, outdoors and spending time with her husband and two children.
Durbin, Dori: - Dori Durbin is a Michigan wife, mom of two, and owner of some crazy pets! After a career in teaching and fitness she followed her dreams of helping kids and families through writing and illustrating her own children's books and helping authors to spread their messages through books. She now spends her days illustrating for, writing for, and coaching authors to achieve their dreams: writing kids' books!