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I Miss You: A First Look at Death (edition 2001)

by Pat Thomas (Author), Leslie Harker (Illustrator)

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Title:I Miss You: A First Look at Death
Authors:Pat Thomas (Author)
Other authors:Leslie Harker (Illustrator)
Info:B.E.S. Publishing (2001), Edition: 1, 32 pages
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Tags:Shelved in R.E. Bldg., T. R.=Teacher's Resource, death, grief

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"Written by psychotherapist and counselor Pat Thomas, [this superb information book promotes interaction between children, parents, and teachers on the personal, social and emotional issue of death]." The illustrator, Leslie Harker, has kept her colors appropriately soft. This work includes a "how to use guide," a glossary, a list for further reading and suggestions for resources.
  uufnn | Jul 11, 2019 |
This book includes pictures to expand the child’s
understanding about grief, simply but realistically
exploring their feelings. The book promotes
interactions between the children and their parent and
teachers on social and emotional issues.
  LibraryPAH | Jun 27, 2019 |
This book explains the natural part of life and why people die and some of causes of peoples deaths. The book explains the levels of grief and that it is okay to be sad and to find ways to cope with the death of a loved one and gives some suggestions on on ways to cope.
  emilyJohnston | Jun 10, 2019 |
this story goes into life and death and explains it, so that children can handle it better.
ages 3-5
pierce county library ( )
  Amycancan | Mar 7, 2019 |
This is a well written book to help children deal with losing some one important.
  lesabrn | Mar 5, 2019 |
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This book helps boys and girls understand that death is a natural complement to life, and that grief and a sense of loss are normal feelings for them to have following a loved one's death.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0764117645, Paperback)

When a close friend or family member dies, it can be difficult for children to express their feelings. This book helps boys and girls understand that death is a natural complement to life, and that grief and a sense of loss are normal feelings for them to have following a loved one's death. Titles in this sensitively presented series explore the dynamics of various relationships experienced by children of preschool through early school age. Kids are encouraged to understand personal feelings and social problems as a first step in dealing with them. Written by psychotherapist and counselor Pat Thomas, these books promote positive interaction among children, parents, and teachers. The story lines are simple and direct--easily accessible to younger children. There are full-color illustrations on every page.

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This reassuring picture book explores the difficult issue of death for young children. Children's feelings and questions about this sensitive subject are looked at in a simple but realistic way. This book helps them to understand their loss and to come to terms with their feelings.… (more)

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