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Title Tender topics : picture books about childhood challenges / Dorothy Stoltz, Elaine Czarnecki, and Buff Kahn.
Author Stoltz, Dorothy.
Publication Chicago : Huron Street Press, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013.
Description xv, 176 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Call # J 011.62 S
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-164) and index.
Contents Helping children develop the love of reading -- Get your kids talking -- What makes a good picture book? -- Friendship -- Resiliency -- Life lessons -- Feelings -- Curiosity -- New baby -- School days -- Physical illness of a child -- Money -- Moving -- Military families -- Adoption -- Learning disabilities and behavior issues -- Diversity -- Vision, hearing, and mobility issues -- Divorce -- Bullying -- Death of a parent or loved one -- Pet death -- Mother nature -- God, spirituality, and awe of life.
Summary Advising parents who are wondering how to talk to their young child about difficult topics such as death, loneliness, or fear, this authoritative collection of appropriate picture books makes broaching the subject easier.
Subject Picture books for children -- United States -- Bibliography.
Conduct of life -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography.
Children -- Books and reading -- United States.
Reading -- Parent participation.
Addl. Author Czarnecki, Elaine M.
Kahn, Buff.
ISBN 9781937589349 (alk. paper)
193758934X (alk. paper)
Standard # 40022617173

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