Angel Birthdays (Hardcover)

By Erin Garay, Kristin Abbott (Illustrator)

Familius, 9781938301940, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2013

List Price: 16.95*
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Description

When Gracie and Jake's Grandma passes away, these children come up with a brilliant plan to help them grieve and celebrate their grandma's life--to host an Angel Birthday Party to celebrate their grandma's angel birthday. They buy balloons, bake her favorite cake, and create their own memorable gifts to celebrate her special day.

Angel Birthdays is a heartfelt book that encourages children and adults alike to reframe this universal experience. This story is positive, reassuring, and provides families with tangible activities they can incorporate into their own healing process. It is a true gift for any child, family, or friend who is celebrating an Angel Birthday of a loved one.


About the Author

Erin lost her own mother in 2008 and used all of the activities and inspirations found inAngel Birthdaysto help her own daughters process their grief. It was so helpful that Erin felt compelled to turn their life experience into fiction so others could heal through celebration too. She is hoping to share theAngel Birthdaysmessage with the world to help families everywhere reposition this life-changing event that touches us all. Erin currently lives in Northern California with her loving husband, her two daughters and their fish named Squishy."