The tenth good thing about Barney

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Trumpet Club, 1988 - Family & Relationships - 25 pages
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In an attempt to overcome his grief, a boy tries to think of the ten best things about his dead cat.

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Would make a great writing activity. - Goodreads
Viorst is an excellent writer. - Goodreads
This book has great character development. - Goodreads

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Kara - Goodreads

In this book the main character is suffering the loss of his pet cat, Barney. The book is his list of the great things about his cat and how he is coping with the loss of his friend. This book could be used in the classroom to discuss death and loss of a pet or family member with young students. Read full review

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User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

Judith Viorst has demonstrated herself to be a master at humor. In The Tenth Good Thing About Barney she deftly proves she can deal with the loss of a beloved pet with just as much heart and wisdom. Read full review

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