Friday, December 30, 2016
Goodbye, Emma, by Julie G. Fox, earns the Literary Classics Seal of Approval
When a young child's grandmother informs him they will soon be leaving their homeland as refugees she explains that he can only take a small number of things on their journey. He is sad to learn that he must leave many of his treasured things behind. But even more so, he is heartsick to learn that they will not be able to take their dog. Told lovingly, and in a way that youngsters will be able to understand, this bittersweet story is one that will speak to children on many levels.
Author Julie G. Fox has crafted a tale that will resonate with children who have experienced loss and separation from their home and the people and things they cherish. Recommended for home and school libraries and in clinical settings, Goodbye Emma has earned the Literary Classics Seal of Approval.
LITERARY CLASSICS Book Awards & Reviews International Book Awards • Top Honors Youth Book Awards • Seal of Approval http://www.clcawards.org