What Is Death?
by Etan Boritzer, Illustrated by Nancy Forrest
This sensitive book introduces children to the various concepts of death, grief and loss. Using a gentle and comforting tone with an honest, down-to-earth approach, the book addresses children’s natural curiosity about one of life’s gratest mysteries. Reflecting on themes of tolerance and understanding for various world customs and beliefs related to death and dying, children will receive a message of hope and encouragement to embrace life.
"...a formidable challenge, handled with assurance, honest and caring from beginning to end."
"Inspirational in the best sense and exceptionally readable... For people of all ages, it is a gem to be treasured."
40 pages, 8" x 10", full-color cover and insides, 2002. Published by Veronica Lane Books.ISBN 978-0-9637597-5-7 trade paper
What Is Death? (hardcover) for $15.95
ISBN 978-0-9637597-4-0 hardcover
Available in Spanish/ Tambien en espanol
Que es la Muerte? for $7.95
ISBN 978-970-677-167-4 trade paper
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