A funeral for Whiskers: understanding death

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Barron's, 1991 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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Sandy is very sad and upset when her cat Whiskers dies, but her parents help her understand and accept the loss.

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Balter, professor of applied psychology at New York University, is a nationally known expert in child development and parenting.

Patricia Lauber is the highly acclaimed author of, among

Patricia Lauber is the highly acclaimed author of, among others, Volcano, a Newbery Honor Book, and Flood, a School Lothers, Volcano, a Newbery Honor Book, and Flood, a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year. Her fascination with hibrary Journal Best Book of the Year. Her fascination with horses began in childhood, when she loved to read about them.orses began in childhood, when she loved to read about them. She learned to ride, and at the age of twelve spent a memor She learned to ride, and at the age of twelve spent a memorable summer on a ranch in New Mexico. Patricia Lauber lives able summer on a ranch in New Mexico. Patricia Lauber lives with her husband in New Canaan, Connecticut.

Rosalyn Schanwith her husband in New Canaan, Connecticut.

Rosalyn Schanzer has written and illustrated several outstanding childrenzer has written and illustrated several outstanding children's books, including her How We Crossed the West, which recei's books, including her How We Crossed the West, which received starred reviews from School Library Journal and Publisheved starred reviews from School Library Journal and Publishers Weekly, and, most recently, Gold Fever! As a child, she ars Weekly, and, most recently, Gold Fever! As a child, she always enjoyed reading stories about horses. By the time the lways enjoyed reading stories about horses. By the time the artist was twelve years old, she'd read all of the Black Staartist was twelve years old, she'd read all of the Black Stallion books, by Walter Farley; then she studied the muscle sllion books, by Walter Farley; then she studied the muscle structures of horses so that she could draw them herself. Rostructures of horses so that she could draw them herself. Rosalyn Schanzer lives with her husband, Steve, their children,alyn Schanzer lives with her husband, Steve, their children, Adam and Kim, and their family dog, Jones, in Fairfax Stati Adam and Kim, and their family dog, Jones, in Fairfax Station, Virginia.

Patricia Lauber and Rosalyn Schanzer recentlon, Virginia.

Patricia Lauber and Rosalyn Schanzer recently collaborated on The True-or-False Book of Cats, which Schoy collaborated on The True-or-False Book of Cats, which School Library Journal called "A delightful look at the behaviorol Library Journal called "A delightful look at the behavior of these popular pets ... A book that will frequently stray of these popular pets ... A book that will frequently stray from the shelf." from the shelf.

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