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15 Books to Help Kids Overcome Their Fears

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book for child afraid of death, Badgers Parting Gifts

Badger's Parting Gifts by Susan Varley


Many children are afraid of — or at least curious about — death. This heartwarming book tenderly addresses this tough subject. It explains how the memories we make with loved ones live on long after they're gone. It reminds kids that love is the kind of gift that you can't see, but that you feel in your heart, giving you hope and comfort when you miss someone.

Recommended age: 4 and up

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Next: The Little Old Lady Who Was Not Afraid of Anything by Linda D. Williams

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