Grandmother Bryant's Pocket

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Grandmother Bryant's Pocket

By Petra Mathers (Illustrator); Jacqueline Briggs Martin

Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, Hardcover, 9780395689844, 48pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 1996


After Sarah loses her dog in a fire, her nightmares begin. In her story of healing, a one-eyed cat, a gaggle of unfriendly geese, and the special things in Grandmother Bryant's pocket turn out to be just the cure for Sarah's bad dreams.

Praise For Grandmother Bryant's Pocket

"This simple story of grief and healing is immediate and moving, with each page marked by a sense of eloquent communication between author and artist." Horn Book, Starred

"Its theme resonates." —Kirkus Reviews, pointer reivew Kirkus Reviews with Pointers

"Delightful." —School Library Journal, starred review School Library Journal, Starred