For many young children the pacifier is very difficult to give up. Pacifiers Are Not Forever features simple text and colorful illustrations that toddlers and preschool children can relate to. It gently introduces kids to the concept that as they get “bigger” there comes a time to stop using a pacifier.
This book refers to the pacifier using several common names and suggests that readers swap out the name for the one the child is use to. If offers several alternative suggestions kids can do with their mouth like blowing bubbles or whistling. It includes lots of positive compliments that encourage kids to stop using the pacifier.
The back of the book includes several suggestions to help caregivers support their children during this process.