Alani Simmons is a ten-year-old girl who gathered her courage to enter a speech competition for the first time. After working hard to write and practice her speech, she did her absolute best. Despite her best efforts, the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place trophies were awarded to other students. Though she was disappointed, Alani has discovered ways that she is still a winner, even though she didn’t come home with a prize. “You Are Still A Winner” is a guide for kids of all ages to navigate disappointment and learn how every situation can work out for your good.