Fall of Freddie the Leaf: A Story of Life for All Ages / Edition 1 by Leo Buscaglia, Leo F. Buscaglia | | 9780030624247 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
The Fall of Freddie the Leaf: A Story of Life for All Ages

The Fall of Freddie the Leaf: A Story of Life for All Ages

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by Leo Buscaglia
     
 

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A new edition of the classic fable — which has sold more than 300,000 copies — for anyone who has suffered a permanent loss.

Originally published in the fall of 1982, the wonderfully wise and strikingly simple story of a leaf named Freddie has become one of the most popular books of our times. How Freddie and his companion leaves change with the

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A new edition of the classic fable — which has sold more than 300,000 copies — for anyone who has suffered a permanent loss.

Originally published in the fall of 1982, the wonderfully wise and strikingly simple story of a leaf named Freddie has become one of the most popular books of our times. How Freddie and his companion leaves change with the passing seasons, finally falling to the ground with a winter's snow, is an inspiring allegory illustrating the delicate balance between life and death.

After offering solace for a generation of adults and children alike, The Fall of Freddie the Leaf arrives in a classic edition with a beautiful new package that will appeal to today's readers at a time when stories of comfort and inspiration have become more important than ever.

Leo Buscaglia, Ph.D., was a native of California and an acclaimed professor of education at the University of Southern California. Beloved by millions for his influential message of the limitless power of human love, Buscaglia was the author of fifteen books, including the million-copy bestseller Love. He died in 1998.

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A classic. As Freddie experiences the changing seasons along with his companion leaves, he learns that death is part of life. Copyright 2000 Cahners Business Information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780030624247
Publisher:
Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
09/01/1982
Pages:
32

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Leo Buscaglia, Ph.D., was a native of California and an acclaimed professor of education at the University of Southern California. Beloved by millions for his influential message of the limitless power of human love, Buscaglia was the author of fifteen books, including the million-copy bestseller Love. He died in 1998.

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