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SKU B-183587

I Miss My Pet: A First Look at When a Pet Dies (Ages 4 to 8, Grades 3 And Under)

Product specification details
SKU B-183587
Place of Publication China
Publisher BARRON'S
Year of Publication 2012
Number of Pages 29
Illustrations Color
Cover Paperback
Format Large
Language English
ISBN 9781438001883
Dimensions 8.1x9.2" (206 x 236 mm)
This new title in B.E.S. A First Look At series encourages kids of preschool through early school age to understand and overcome problems that might trouble them in social and family relationships. Written by an experienced psychotherapist and counselor on a level that is always understandable to younger children, this book seeks to promote positive interactions among children, parents, and teachers. Thoughtful text is supplemented with child-friendly color illustrations on every page. A two-page How to Use This Book section for parents and teachers appears at the back of each book. In I Miss My Pet, younger children who lose a beloved puppy, kitten, or other pet are introduced to the idea of death. They are encouraged to understand that sadness is a first important step in the process of emotional healing, after the death of a loved one.