Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying

God's Hippo
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
When God sent the flood, what happened to all the animals that weren't on the ark? Lucy wants to know.
Wistle's Promise
Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
‘Whistle’s Promise’ is a children’s book that deals with the loss of a loved one. Children, like adults, have to deal with loss, sadness, even death. ‘Whistle’s Promise’ shows how a loving family of beavers deal with the passing of their mother. It also shows how the girl, Whistle, keeps a promise she made to her dying mother. It ends with the coming of spring and a renewed feeling of hope.
The Gold Star Kid & The Dream Angel (Includes MP3 audio book)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,420. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2015 by Brittunculi Records & Books UK. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
"Dear Soldier," he wrote, "My dad was a soldier. He's in heaven now. I found this $20 in the parking lot when we got here. We like to pay it forward in my family." This, delightful children's story is written by British singer/songwriter Jonathan Taylor. The book is inspired by the true story of Myles Eckbert, a boy of just 8 years of age from Ohio, USA.
Bumbershoot
Price: Free! Words: 460. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
Tara Brown's goldfish has died. A picture story about a small heartbreak.
My Pet Is Gone?
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by Bookata, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
(5.00 from 1 review)
The loss of a pet is hard on everyone. Children can be especially sensitive. Because it is often a child’s first encounter with death, parents should handle the situation with care. With My Pet Is Gone, you can create a commemoration space where the family honors the pet. By integrating real-life events that involved your pet and your family, you’ll be able to guide your child toward closure.
Stealing The Show
Price: Free! Words: 55,170. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
Lewis Champion is in total, hopeless love with Jubilee Marshfield. Which is complicated, because she's his best friend. And just as he's about to tell her how he feels, Lewis' beloved grandfather, Paps, dies. In his will, Paps leaves a crazy wish: he wants his ashes spread thousands of miles away, and he wants Lewis to do it. Follow this wild journey of discovery, romance, and memories.
The Poor Little Waif
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
This is a very short fiction children's story about a poor little orphan girl who befriends a lost puppy. She and the puppy are very hungry and cold. She finds some food, gives it to the puppy, and gets only a few crumbs for herself.
Cardboard Papa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
A little girl says goodbye to her grandfather after he passes away. How she deals with death is unique, joyous and clever. This story was co-written by a five-year old and is told from her perspective. Hopefully it will help other children under similar sad yet unavoidable circumstances.
A Bedtime Myth
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A recently widowed father is confronted with the impossible task of explaining to his young son the circumstances surrounding his mother's death. As he resorts to a bedtime myth to explain their new situation, he is forced to realize something very true about himself and their shared grief.
Eulalia Starwind
Price: Free! Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
Eulalia, the flying girl who taught me how to get lost and enjoy it, lived in an old abandoned house in the woods one summer a whole lot of years ago. Weird, she was, but in the nicest way... She used to say that she was "the laughter and the silence around it" and "that thing you never missed 'til you found it". And it's sure hard to describe her better - but in this book I've tried my very best.