Have you ever pondered what kind of student a goldfish is in school, what his favorite foods are, or how he treats his family and classmates? Have you ever been curious about his favorite music or his most treasured pastimes? Have you ever considered his similarities to your child or felt as though a goldfish might hold the key to a lifetime of imagination and learning? Could a goldfish be your friend? In Do Goldfish Swim in Circles, you and your child will explore each of these questions, learn their answers and discover the worldly magic that exists, if you choose to believe. Told through humorous rhymes, the various life-like situations portrayed in this book will awaken your child’s ingenuity, while teaching the importance of having hopes, dreams, and a vivid imagination. Through a child’s curiosity about the life of his pet goldfish, you will visit your own uniqueness and viewpoints; your child will learn the beauty of friendship, the art of being different, and the awe-inspiring wonder that each of us has within our hearts and minds: the very wonder that leads us to accomplish many great things.
Jill Eisnaugle is the author of three collections of poetry and one children's book. Her work has been featured by Chicken Soup for the Soul, Hallmark cards, and various other print media outlets nationwide. She lives in Texas City, Texas with her family and pets.