Each little bird that sings
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Source:Gulliver Books/Harcourt, Volume 1st, Orlando, Fla., p.247 (2005)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3623 .I543 E13 2005
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
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.
Lexile measure 760; Ages 8-12; Grade level 4.3; Realistic fiction