The Fall of Freddie the Leaf: A Story of Life for All Ages

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Slack, 2002 - Self-Help - 30 pages
A new edition of the classic fable-which has sold more than 300,000 copies-for anyone who has suffered a permanent loss

Originally published in the fall of 1982, the wonderfully wise and strikingly simple story of a leaf named Freddie has become one of the most popular books of our times. How Freddie and his companion leaves change with the passing seasons, finally falling to the ground with a winter's snow, is an inspiring allegory illustrating the delicate balance between life and death.

After offering solace for a generation of adults and children alike, The Fall of Freddie the Leaf arrives in a classic edition with a beautiful new package that will appeal to today's readers at a time when stories of comfort and inspiration have become more important than ever.

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The book was in excellent condition!

User Review  - dideebug1 - Overstock.com

I love this book and ordered it for a friend to help ease the pain of the death of a loved one. I tried to get the hardcover in bookstores but was it was unavailable. Read full review

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User Review  - krisdd - Overstock.com

With our lives touching so many other lives it is impossible not to know someone who is grieving the passing of a loved one. It is indeed a book for all ages and though I offer it as a gift to friends ... Read full review

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About the author (2002)

Leo Buscaglia, Ph.D., was a native of California and an acclaimed professor of education at the University of Southern California. Beloved by millions for his influential message of the limitless power of human love, Buscaglia was the author of fifteen books, including the million-copy bestseller Love. He died in 1998.

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