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Helping Kids Cope: Dying
Stories for children and families on death and dying.
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  Cover Art: The Berenstain Bears Lose a Friend Berenstain, Stan
The Berenstain Bears Lose a Friend
Sister Bear loves taking care of her pet goldfish, Goldie. Sister feeds Goldie every morning and evening, cleans out her tank, and even gets her a beautiful fishbowl castle! But when Papa and Mama find Goldie floating belly-up in her tank, they worry about how Sister will feel. How will the Bear family cope with the loss of Goldie, the best goldfish in the world?
Easy Picture Book BERENST
  Cover Art: And What Comes After a Thousand? Bley, Anette
And What Comes After a Thousand?
A little girl comes to understand that memories live beyond death.
Easy Picture Book BLEY
  Cover Art: When Dinosaurs Die: A Guide to Understanding Death Brown, Laurene Krasny
When Dinosaurs Die: A Guide to Understanding Death
Explains in simple language the feelings people may have regarding the death of a loved one and the ways to honor the memory of someone who has died.
Easy Nonfiction Book 155.937 B
  Cover Art: Good-bye Sheepie Burleigh, Robert.
Good-bye Sheepie
A father teaches his young son about death and remembrance as he buries their beloved dog.
Easy Picture Book BURLEIG
  Cover Art: Grandma's Purple Flowers Burrowes, Adjoa J.
Grandma's Purple Flowers
The changing seasons help a young girl cope with the death of her beloved grandmother.
Easy Picture Book BURROWES
  Cover Art: Grandma's Gloves Castellucci, Cecil
Grandma's Gloves
When her grandmother, a devoted gardener, dies, a little girl inherits her gardening gloves and feels closer to her memory.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: Everett Anderson's Goodbye Clifton, Lucille
Everett Anderson's Goodbye
Everett Anderson has a difficult time coming to terms with his grief after his father dies.
Easy Picture Book CLIFTON
  Cover Art: Missing Mommy Cobb, Rebecca.
Missing Mommy
Daddy comforts and reassures a very young boy after Mommy dies.
Easy Picture Book
  Cover Art: The Forever Dog Cochran, Bill
The Forever Dog
Mike and his dog Corky plan to be best friends forever, so when Corky becomes sick and dies, Mike is angry about the broken promise.
Easy Picture Book COCHRAN
  Cover Art: The Grandad Tree Cooke, Trish
The Grandad Tree
The changing nature of their apple tree, as it grows and goes through the seasons, reminds Leigh and Vin of their grandfather, who is gone but lives on in their memories.
Easy Picture Book COOKE
  Cover Art: Nana Upstairs Nana Downstairs De Paola, Tomie
Nana Upstairs Nana Downstairs
Four-year-old Tommy enjoys his relationship with both his grandmother and great-grandmother, but he learns to face their inevitable death.
Easy Picture Book DE PAOLA
  Cover Art: Saying Goodbye to Lulu Demas, Corinne
Saying Goodbye to Lulu
When her dog Lulu dies, a girl grieves but then continues with her life.
Easy Picture Book DEMAS
  Cover Art: Tough Boris Fox, Mem
Tough Boris
Although he is a very tough pirate, Boris von der Borch cries when his parrot dies.
Easy Picture Book FOX
  Cover Art: The Next Place Hanson, Warren
The Next Place
A journey of light and hope to a place where earthly cares are left behind.
Easy Picture Book HANSON
  Cover Art: Goodbye Mousie Harris, Robie H.
Goodbye Mousie
A boy grieves for his dead pet Mousie, helps to bury him, and begins to come to terms with his loss.
Easy Picture Book HARRIS
  Cover Art: Grandma's Gone to Live in the Stars Haynes, Max
Grandma's Gone to Live in the Stars
In the moments after grandmother has passed away, her spirit is at peace as she says goodbye to her sleeping family and her home.
Easy Picture Book HAYNES
  Cover Art: Six is so Much Less Than Seven Himler, Ronald
Six is so Much Less Than Seven
After the death of one of his seven cats, an old man finds how much he misses his cat as he goes about the activities of each day.
Easy Picture Book HIMLER
  Cover Art: That Summer Johnston, Tony,
That Summer
A young boy narrates the story of how he and his family struggle with grief and emotional pain during the last summer of his terminally ill brother, and the quilt they sew together of memories and love.
Easy Picture Book JOHNSTON
  Cover Art: Ghost Wings Joosse, Barbara M.
Ghost Wings
Set in Mexico, a young girl's grandmother dies. Later in the year, during the Days of the Dead, the young girl remembers her grandmother, through local custom, including the belief that the Monarch butterflies, migrating to their winter home in Mexico, carry the souls of the old ones -- of relatives who have died.
Easy Picture Book JOOSSE
  Cover Art: Remembering Grandpa Krishnaswami, Uma
Remembering Grandpa
When Grandma comes down with a bad case of sadness one year after Grandpa's death, Daysha collects objects that will remind her grandmother of Daysha's grandfather.
Easy Picture Book KRISHNA
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