1 edition of Each little bird that sings found in the catalog.
This edition is available for distribution only through the school market--back cover.This special edition includes questions and activities to inspire discussion and enhance your reading-back cover.
|Statement||Scholastic , Inc.|
|Publishers||Scholastic , Inc.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 53 p. :|
|Number of Pages||74|
Comfort Snowberger is well acquainted with death since her family runs the funeral parlor in their small southern town, but even so the ten-year-old is unprepared for the series of heart-wrenching events that begins on the first day of Easter vacation with the sudden death of her beloved great-uncle Edisto. File Size: 9MB.
"-- BookPage About the Author DEBORAH WILES is the award-winning author of Each Little Bird That Sings, a National Book Award finalist; Love, Ruby Lavender, an ALA Notable Children's Book, a Children's Book Sense 76 Pick, an NCTE Notable Book for the Language Arts, and a New York Public Library Book for Reading and Sharing; Freedom Summer, a Coretta Scott King Honor Book; The Aurora County All-Stars, a New York Public Library Book for Reading and Sharing; and One Wide Sky. Tidings slammed the downstairs doors on his way back outside, and Dismay came to find me.
Wiles handles the emotions of loss well coming from several losses in the past years herself. "That doesn't help my mood," I said.
The Kids' Wings Activity Unit guides student study in exciting reading activities for an excellent easy novel set in the fictious Snapfinger, Mississippi. He tells me, then he says, "It's not how you die that makes the important impression, Comfort; it's how you live.
" said Great-uncle Edisto, peering under the table at Each little bird that sings. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any information storage and retrieval system, without permission in writing from the publisher. OTOH, I found the protagonist's journey through some tough times to be well-imagined and accessible. I spit out dog hair.
I called Declaration on the kitchen telephone, but her line was busy.
"I feel a need to sing to the peas! "There's always something good to come out of disappointment, Comfort. " She kissed Great-uncle Edisto's head. Repeating the winning formula she used in Love, Ruby Lavender, Wiles mixes letters, news reports, recipes and lists such as, "Top Ten Tips for First-Rate Funeral Behavior," into the narrative, making a difficult topic go down like lemonade at a picnic.
Daddy and Mama were working.