The Day Scooter Died: A Book about the Death of a Pet

The Day Scooter Died: A Book about the Death of a Pet

by Kathleen Long Bostrom, Cheri Bladholm, Diana M. Amadeo
     
 
Losing a beloved pet can be devastating for young children. When Mickey's dog, Scooter, dies, he wants to know, 'Is Scooter in heaven?' With patience, his wise parents help him learn to grieve. Written with sensitivity and candor, this tender story addresses the tough questions young children ask about the death of a pet. A special section at the end written by R.

Overview

Losing a beloved pet can be devastating for young children. When Mickey's dog, Scooter, dies, he wants to know, 'Is Scooter in heaven?' With patience, his wise parents help him learn to grieve. Written with sensitivity and candor, this tender story addresses the tough questions young children ask about the death of a pet. A special section at the end written by R. Scott Stehouwer, Ph.D., professor of psychology at Calvin College and clinical psychologist, provides suggestions for parents and caregivers of hurting children.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780310709022
Publisher:
Zonderkidz
Publication date:
07/12/2005
Series:
Helping Kids Heal Ser.
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
4 - 7 Years

Meet the Author

Kathleen Long Bostrom is an accomplished author who has written numerous children's books, including Sunrise Hill and Mary's Happy Christmas Day. She lives in Wildwood, Illinois, with her husband and three children. SPANISH BIO: Kathleen Long Bostrom es ministro ordenada, co-pastora y autora. Ella obtuvo una maestria en educacion cristiana y divinidad del Seminario Teologico Princeton en Nueva Jersey y ademas un doctorado en ministerio del Seminario Teologico McCormick en Chicago. Kathleen ha escrito numerosos articulos publicados en periodicos y revistas y es autora de mas de una docena de libros para ninos, entre ellos Cuando e se enfermo l papa de Pablito. Kathy y su esposo, Greg, tienen tres hijos: Cristopher, Amy y David.

Cheri Bladholm is an accomplished artist who illustrated many children's books. She lives in Syracuse, New York, with her husband and their children.

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