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ISBN: 9781432910013
Author: Joanne Mattern
Publisher: Capstone Pr Inc
Published: August 2008
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Binding Type: Library Binding
Annotation: Introduces the concept of death, including why people die and how to cope with a loved one's death.
Additional Information
BISAC category: JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Issues / Death & Dying
Target Age Group: Age 9-11
Target Grade: Grade 4-6
Grade level: Grade 4-6
Bargain Category: Upper Elementary, Reference, Non-Fiction, Middle School
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2009 Spring)
The authors spend approximately equal time stating facts--sometimes rudimentary ones ("Taking medicine is a common treatment for illness")--and discussing the feelings that the books' topics engender, which will likely comfort readers coping with the subject matter at hand. Throughout are sidebars and photos that have a prefab quality. Reading list, websites. Glos., ind. [Review covers these Real Deal titles: [cf2]Illness[cf1] and [cf2]Death[cf1].] Copyright 2009 Horn Book Guide Reviews.