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Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Cameron Kisselbaugh - Goodreads

It is a tricky situation for a book to deal with the subject of death whether it be a pet or human, but I find that this book does it with grace. Using simple illustrations by Erik Blegvad, Judith ... Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Melle - Goodreads

This is one of the best books about death, not just the death of a beloved animal companion, that I've ever read. The references and illustrations are a little dated -- lovely, just the same. But the ... Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Elizabeth Mcdonough - Goodreads

A boy's cat dies and they have a funeral. His mom asks him to come up with 10 things he loved about Barney. He can only come up with 9 things. The, his dad and him plant flower seeds in the garden ... Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Kris - Goodreads

This book is another good resource for helping children understand the concrete and biological aspects of death. It is about a pet, so doesn't directly address loss of a person (which can be a pro and ... Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Linda Lipko - Goodreads

Barney was a cat who died who died on a Friday. His young owner is sad, VERY, VERY sad. Working through his grief, wise beyond his years, the young boy, remembers the good things about Barney. As he ... Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Melanie - Goodreads

The classic picture book of a little boy who's cat has died. He's having a hard time and his mother tells him to think of 10 good things about Barney, his cat. So he begins to think. Here's what he ... Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Amanda - Goodreads

whenever a pet dies in my family we think of 10 good things about them because of this book. can you tell my mom taught elementary school? sometimes it's easier than others Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Alana Graham - Goodreads

This is an important book to have in the classroom. There aren't too many books that deal with death directly, but this one effectively acknowledges the grieving process as something that is necessary without claiming to know all the answers or trying to happy the reader up. Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Shelli - Goodreads

I loved that the 10th good thing about Barney, the beloved now dead family cat, is that he makes an excellent fertilizer. :) Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Nicole - Goodreads

This is a really cute book about a boy whose cat Barney dies. I had a cat named Barney who died, so I felt this story was appropriate for me even if it is a children's book. Read full review


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