Ira Says Goodbye (Paperback)

By Bernard Waber

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780395584132, 48pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 1991

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (10/24/1988)
Other (10/30/1991)
Compact Disc (10/30/1991)
Analog Audio Cassette (6/1/1991)

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Ira confronts several emotions when he learns his best friend Reggie is moving away.

About the Author

Bernard Waber was the beloved author/illustrator of more than thirty picture books, including Courage, Ira Sleeps Over, and Do You See a Mouse? With the publication of The House on East 88th Street in 1962, his Lyle,  Lyle Crocodile series of books became a mainstay of children's literature. A Literary Landmark plaque commemorating the adventures of this endearing New York City reptile can now be found on East 88th Street and Bernard Waber's artwork is the subject of a traveling retrospective exhibit, curated by the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art.

Praise For Ira Says Goodbye

"A warm, wise, and ultimately reassuring book." Publishers Weekly