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Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Kerry - Goodreads

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

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Joanna Crawford - Goodreads

Great book dealing with the death of a pet. The child can think of 9 good things about their pet, and then at the end, realizes the 10th good thing -- that buried in the earth, he will now help the ... Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Jaymie Christensen - Goodreads

This book is about a young boy whose cat, Barney, has died. He is very sad about it, and isn't able to do the things he normally likes to do, like eat dessert and watch TV. He just keeps thinking ... Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Janet Daniels - Goodreads

"The Tenth Good Thing About Barney" gave me a peaceful feeling as I read it and looked at the wonderful illustrations. The librarian at the 2nd and 3rd grade buildings in our district gives this book to children who have lost a pet. Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Kelley Hazen - Goodreads

A great gift of a book. Deals with loss and love in a way that is immediately accessible for everyone. Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Amy Rae - Goodreads

Reread this one yesterday and cried. The Tenth Good Thing About Barney is my ideal book about death and grieving. It's quiet and gentle, and it provides a beautiful way to begin to remember the good ... Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

I like this a lot. I'd read it before, but checked it out for the kids after Wendy's death. It's not overly religious. Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Sarah D'Arco - Goodreads

A colleague showed me this book today and while the topic is hardly light-hearted, I really appreciate the beauty of Judith Viorst's text regarding the death of the family cat. In the story, the main ... Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Yellincenter - Goodreads

This is one of the best books we know to help a young child cope with the death of a beloved pet. Read full review

Review: The Tenth Good Thing About Barney

User Review  - Aimee - Goodreads

I first read this to my daughter when she was very little and one of our cats died. I read it again this week when my twenty year-old cat died. I'm firmly middle aged, but my cat had been with me ... Read full review


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