Farewell, Grandpa Elephant What Happens When a Loved One Dies? By Isabel Abedi, Illustrated by Miriam Cordes
 
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Grandpa Elephant knows that it is his time to go to the elephant graveyard, and so he begins his farewell to his grandchildren. The young elephants are confused, but they soon realize that although there is sadness, the mystery of death holds countless possibilities. Maybe Grandpa Elephant will go to heaven and walk on clouds, or maybe he will come back to earth in a new form. Even he does not know. Though the little elephants will never see Grandpa Elephant again, they learn that he will live on in their thoughts and dreams. 

Helping children deal with the loss of a loved one can be difficult, but Farewell, Grandpa Elephant can make it easier to explain what is happening in terms that they will understand. Through the elephants’ eyes, children learn that even though they will never see a beloved face again, there is the certainty of preservation through their memory.

TitleFarewell, Grandpa Elephant
SubtitleWhat Happens When a Loved One Dies?
AuthorBy Isabel Abedi, Illustrated by Miriam Cordes
PublisherSkyhorse Publishing
ImprintSky Pony Press
Published15 May 2012
FormatHardback
ISBN-139781616086558
Pages28
Dimensions8.50 x 11.00in.
ISBNs: 9781616086558 978-1-61608-655-8 Title: farewell grandpa elephant category:JUV ISBNs: 9781620872635 978-1-62087-263-5 Title: farewell grandpa elephant category:JUV 
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