Saying goodbye to a friend ISBN: 9781841388366
Edwards, Nicola
Published by Chrysalis Children's Books, 2003
A book to use for shared discussion with bereaved children. Sponsored by The Child Bereavement Trust, the book covers such areas as the nature of death and dying, the feelings children often contend with, such as anger, confusion, guilt and fear, sadness and loneliness. Funerals are explained and the importance of talking one's feelings through. Ways of remembering a friend are suggested, and the point is made that it's okay to feel happy again. Colour photos and excellent production values.
Age: 6+