I Wish I Could Hold Your Hand:
A Child's Guide to Grief and Loss

Pat Palmer, Dianne O'Quinn Burke (Illustrator)


Reading Level: 9 - 12 years

A best friend has moved away, Dad no longer lives with the family, or a favorite pet has died. This warm, comforting book gently helps grieving children identify their feelings and learn to accept and deal with them. Wonderful heart-warming illustrations and simple, direct writing help children discover that it is normal and natural to feel the pain of loss.


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