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Each little bird that sings

Guided Reading Level: 

S

Publication Type:

Book

Authors:

Wiles,Deborah

Source:

Gulliver Books/Harcourt, Volume 1st, Orlando, Fla., p.247 (2005)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr PS3623 .I543 E13 2005

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/6757032

Keywords:

Death--Fiction, Death--Juvenile fiction, E.B. White Read Aloud Award for Older Readers, 2006, Family life--Southern States--Fiction, Family--Southern States--Juvenile fiction, Funeral homes--Fiction, Funeral homes--Juvenile fiction, Grief--Fiction, Grief--Juvenile fiction, Southern States--Fiction, Southern States--Juvenile fiction

Abstract:

Summary: 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.

Notes:

Lexile measure 760; Ages 8-12; Grade level 4.3; Realistic fiction