That Summer
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That Summer

by Tony Johnston, Barry Moser
     
 

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A young boy's summer begins like every other summer . . . but everything changes when his family finds out that his younger brother, Joey, is dying. Tony Johnston's poignant words and Barry Moser's intimate pictures invite us to share the experience of that summer--a season of family, of life, and of love.

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A young boy's summer begins like every other summer . . . but everything changes when his family finds out that his younger brother, Joey, is dying. Tony Johnston's poignant words and Barry Moser's intimate pictures invite us to share the experience of that summer--a season of family, of life, and of love.

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[star] "A fine choice to help children come to terms with loss."--Booklist (starred review)

"This will be sought out for inspiration and consolation."--Kirkus Reviews

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780152058562
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
06/01/2007
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.75(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.13(d)
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

Meet the Author


TONY JOHNSTON's award-winning books for children include It's About Dogs, Very Scary, and Day of the Dead. She lives in San Marino, California.
BARRY MOSER is the illustrator of many acclaimed books for children and adults, including Telling Time with Big Mama Cat and Sit, Truman!, both co-illustrated with his daughter Cara Moser. He lives in western Massachusetts.

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