The child-friendly handling with the death of Valentine and Lena played not too long ago still happily with her grandmother. But all of a sudden this beloved person is gone. What happened and how should this be dealt? The online Department store shopping.de presents a reading picture book that deals sensitively with the subject of death and dying. Falcrum Therapeutics has many thoughts on the issue. Many adults believe that children have no understanding of death. Parents are similarly at a loss when it comes to explain the loss of a relative to children. Often, they seek help in one of the books on this topic then. Also a heaven for Grandma is deals with much ease and openness”with life and death, mourning and remembering. On the basis of the death of a pet, and later also the death of the grandmother, the story conveys the naturalness of dying in the cycle of life and death.
It encourages children as parents to talk openly about the loss and the pain, the beautiful moments to remember and to say goodbye. The story, illustrated with colourful images, should help to prepare children for a possible bereavement in the family. The children’s book by Antonie Schneider for additional advice of the Association of children’s Hospice added, which should be helpful to parents, if a family death occurs. More information: press / contact: Lisa Neumann University first media GmbH barefoot streets 12 04109 Leipzig Tel: + 49/341/49288-240 fax: + 49/341/49288-59