Children’s Books About Death

File_000 (8).jpegSounds morbid, right? Who wants to read a story about death to their sweet child?? Though these types of¬†weighty topics can be¬†difficult to discuss, it is one of the precious responsibilities we have as parents and teachers: to help our children build mental constructs around all sorts of issues, including death. Death is a natural process of life that we all experience in a variety of ways, sometimes in unanticipated ways. Whether it’s the death of a close loved one, a pet, or even just an accidentally squished bug, children are not immune to the experience of death. Continue reading