In this story the child's father dies. My nephew was small when his father died. I couldn't find a book for him that handled a parent's death head-on. So I wrote this, as an offering to grieving children and families.
illustrated by Cathie Felstead
Bank Street College Best Books of the Year
Zooba.com recommended for parenting about grief
Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Best Book
Renaissance Learning recommended list
SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL:
... aesthetically appealing and emotionally affecting ...simple and straightforward... depicts the stages of grief in an accessible and age-appropriate manner. ....