The Tenth Good Thing about Barney
"In simple phrases narrated by a child whose cat, Barney, has just died, the author succinctly and honestly handles both the emotions stemming from the loss of a beloved pet and the questions about the finality of death which naturally arise in such a situation. . . . An unusually good book that handles a difficult subject straightforwardly".--The Horn Book.
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Review: The Tenth Good Thing About BarneyUser Review - Michelle McBeth - Goodreads
A little boy's cat has died. He is very sad. They have a funeral for the cat. The boy's mother asks him to think of ten things about the cat, Barney, to tell at the funeral. The boy can only think of ... Read full review
Review: The Tenth Good Thing About BarneyUser Review - Honya - Goodreads
Judith Viorst is an children's book author that I admire greatly (think amazing stories like Lulu and the Brontosaurus and Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day). I don't think I ... Read full review