Paperback / softback Edition 2009
When a family member dies, it can be very difficult for all members of a family to express their feelings. Sometimes it can be difficult to answer a child's many questions they may have a death. This book helps young children come to terms with the loss of loved ones, through examples such as the death of a grandparent or pet. Notes for parents and teachers at the back of the book will give advice on how to deal with this difficult situation. The author, Pat Thomas, is a trained psychotherapist, trainee Naturopath, journalist and mother. After working as a journalist and broadcaster in the USA, she now works in the field of women's health and child development and writes for publications such as The Guardian Company Magazine and Practical Parenting as well as contributing editor to Natural Parent Magazine. Her book 'MY Bees: My Family's Changing' was the winner of The English 4-11 Awards.