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User Review  - KEFeeney - LibraryThing

Barney was a great cat. He has died and his little boy is very sad. His mother suggests that he think of 10 good things about Barney to share at his funeral but he can only think of 9. That is until ... Read full review

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User Review  - dms02 - LibraryThing

We just lost our cat and this was a recommended book to check out. There really could not have been a better book to check out. We too plan to bury our cat in the yard under a tree. I have not yet ... Read full review

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User Review  - ckelly16 - LibraryThing

The Tenth Good Thing about Barney Judith Viorst (1971) I absolutely adored this book and think it is a great book for young children experiencing a first time death of their animal. I liked just about ... Read full review

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User Review  - TimBazzett - LibraryThing

We've had this book for probably 35 years. Bought it for our second son when he was only 6 or 7. Now that son is 42, and his cat died this week. 'Whisper' was a feral kitten he and his wife found and ... Read full review

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User Review  - KerryMarsh - LibraryThing

This is just the loveliest book to read to children when a pet dies. It is also a good introduction when children face the loss from death of a loved one. Simple, sweet and endearing. Read full review

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

At roughly 2pm this afternoon (June 21st, 2009) my cat - friendly and loving little beast, hair-raising terror, and long-time companion - breathed her last. Sixteen years old, Kitty (no, I didn't name ... Read full review

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User Review  - madhamster - LibraryThing

When Barney, the family cat, dies the narrator's parents organise a funeral service for which his mother advises him to "[t]hink of ten good things about Barney." The narrator thinks of nine things ... Read full review

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User Review  - AlexTheHunn - LibraryThing

I am completely unable to read this without crying. This is a small tale a a child who loses a pet. The parents suggest ways of consoling him and eventually he embarks upon listing Ten Good Things ... Read full review

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User Review  - abby64 - Overstock.com

wonderful book about death for children and adults as well. Read full review

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User Review  - paroof - LibraryThing

A great story to read if you've just lost a beloved pet. Read full review


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