The Tenth Good Thing about Barney
Score: 4.5
From 20 Ratings

The Tenth Good Thing about Barney


  • Author : Judith Viorst
  • Publisher : Paw Prints
  • Release Date : 2009-06-01
  • Genre: Cats
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1442058404


The Tenth Good Thing about Barney Book Description :

A little boy learns that even though his cat has died, he is still doing good things...

The Tenth Good Thing About Barney
Score: 4.5
From 19 Ratings

The Tenth Good Thing About Barney


  • Author : Judith Viorst
  • Publisher : Atheneum Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 1987-09-30
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0689712030


The Tenth Good Thing About Barney Book Description :

My cat Barney died this Friday. I was very sad. My mother said we could have a funeral for him, and I should think of ten good things about Barney so I could tell them... But the small boy who loved Barney can only think of nine. Later, while talking with his father, he discovers the tenth -- and begins to understand....

The Little Red Stroller

The Little Red Stroller


  • Author : Joshua Furst
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-04-16
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525553649


The Little Red Stroller Book Description :

One handy little stroller is passed from family to family in this uplifting picture book celebration of community, diversity, and sharing When Luna is born, her mommy gives her a little red stroller. It accompanies her and her mommy through all the activities of their day, until she outgrows the stroller and is able to pass it down to a toddler in her neighborhood who now needs it. And so the stroller lives on, getting passed from one child to the next, highlighting for preschool readers the diversity of families: some kids with two mommies, some with two daddies, some with just one parent, and all from different cultures and ethnicities. This simple, cheerful book is a lovely portrait of the variety and universality of family....

Unexpectedly Eighty
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Unexpectedly Eighty


  • Author : Judith Viorst
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2010-10-05
  • Genre: Humor
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1439190305


Unexpectedly Eighty Book Description :

Judith Viorst returns with more poems in her “Decades” poetry series detailing the highs and lows of being an octogenarian. Continuing the comedic insight from I’m Too Young to be Seventy, these verses of memories and advice from eighty years of love, marriage, and grandchildren are sure to bring laughs. What does it mean to be eighty? In her wise and playful poems, Judith Viorst discusses love, friendship, grand parenthood, and all the particular marvels—and otherwise—of this extraordinary decade. She describes the wonder of seeing the world with new eyes—not because of revelation but because of a successful cataract operation. She promises not to gently fade away, and not to drive after daylight’s faded away either. She explains how s...

When a Pet Dies
Score: 4
From 11 Ratings

When a Pet Dies


  • Author : Fred Rogers
  • Publisher : Paw Prints
  • Release Date : 2009-07-10
  • Genre: Bereavement
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1442026375


When a Pet Dies Book Description :

Explores the feelings of frustration, sadness, and loneliness that a youngster may feel when a pet dies....

I ll Always Love You
Score: 4
From 10 Ratings

I ll Always Love You


  • Author : Hans Wilhelm
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2015-03-25
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307792839


I ll Always Love You Book Description :

Illus. in full color. "In this gentle, moving story, Elfie, a dachshund, and her special boy progress happily through life together. One morning Elfie does not wake up. The family grieves and buries her. The watercolor illustrations, tender and warm in color and mood, suit the simple text perfectly."--School Library Journal....

Ida  Always
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Ida Always


  • Author : Caron Levis
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-02-23
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781481426404


Ida Always Book Description :

A polar bear grieves over the loss of his companion, based on the real-life Gus and Ida of New York's Central Park Zoo....

Off We Go

Off We Go


  • Author : Jane Yolen
  • Publisher : Little Brown & Company
  • Release Date : 2002-04-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0316909726


Off We Go Book Description :

One by one, baby woodland creatures leave home and sing their way to visit grandma....

Alexander and the Terrible  Horrible  No Good  Very Bad Day
Score: 4
From 205 Ratings

Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad Day


  • Author : Judith Viorst
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2009-09-22
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781416985952


Alexander and the Terrible Horrible No Good Very Bad Day Book Description :

On a day when everything goes wrong for him, Alexander is consoled by the thought that other people have bad days too....