The Girl Who Could See Stories
A picture book parable about the power of plants, by Gillian Torres and Ilan Sheady
This joyful story introduces the concept of empathy to young children. It explains the benefits of ethical, cruelty free consuming, using an easy-to-understand, magical tale that invites readers to feed their tummies with happy stories.
Open YouTube to watch me, author of this happy story, read the book in full (it’s only a couple of minutes long).
Sofiel has a special gift. She can see the entire life story of every person, object or animal she looks at. The Girl Who Could See Stories is the tale of what happened when Sofiel started to look at her food, decided to feed her tummy with happy stories, and began to glow with health as a result.
This project was self-published, with support from several national vegan organisations and a successful crowdfunding campaign. It was also highlighted as a Kickstarter.com staff pick.