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Waterbugs and Dragonflies

Explaining Death to Young Children

by Doris Stickney

  • 12 Want to read
  • 0 Currently reading

Published by Pilgrim Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child care & upbringing,
  • Coping with death & bereavement,
  • Religious aspects,
  • General,
  • Christianity,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Psychology,
  • Religion - Christianity - General,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Death, Grief, Bereavement,
  • Social Issues - Death & Dying,
  • Children and death,
  • Death,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGloria Ortiz Hernandez (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8182754M
    ISBN 10082981180X
    ISBN 109780829811803
    OCLC/WorldCa36713218

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      First published under the title "Death" in 'Colloquy' (December ), the story was revised and expanded in to become the current bestselling Waterbugs and Dragonflies. This edition features full-colour paintings by Gloria Ortiz Hernandez, an artist whose work has been exhibited in Europe, South America, and the : Doris Stickney. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Water Bugs and Dragonflies: Explaining Death to Young Children by Doris Stickney (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!/5(8).

    Water bugs and dragonflies. She gave me a little book with a great story, a fable if you like, that I’m sure you have heard before but sets the scene for our celebration of All Saints Sunday. There was once a colony of water bugs living below the surface of a quiet pond. The bugs spent many months scurrying around in the silt at the. Download Water Bugs And Dragonflies in PDF and EPUB Formats for free. Water Bugs And Dragonflies Book also available for Read Online, mobi, docx and mobile and kindle reading.


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Filled with black-and-white illustrations throughout to color in and complete, allowing children to interactively experience this wonderful story. Water Bugs and Dragonflies: Explaining Death to Young Children () by Doris StickneyBrand: Pilgrim Press.

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"Water Bugs and Dragonflies" tells the story of a small colony of water bugs living happily below the surface of a quiet pond.

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out of 5 stars Water Bugs and Dragonflies. Reviewed in Canada on Febru Verified Purchase. A very small book, nice story line (one that was used when we lost our grandson) but I was disappointed that the illustrations were in black and white.

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Waterbugs and Dragonflies are used as a metaphor to explain death to young children. Those who wish to use nature and story to introduce the spiritual and/or transformational dimensions of death to children have been happily using this book for over 20 years.

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