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Looking To The Clouds For Daddy

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 6 Ratings and 5 Reviews

Book Description
This story is inspired by the real-life loss of the author's husband. She deals with her grief through the eyes of their three daughters, who share their memories of their daddy. The girls, who were cloud watching in their backyard, making out various images and shapes, soon discover that their daddy is always with them. They can even see him in the clouds!
Book Information
PublisherKaren Hunter Media
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date02/17/2009
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About Illustrated by Jerry Craft (Author) : Illustrated by Jerry Craft is a published author of children's books. A published credit of Illustrated by Jerry Craft is Looking To The Clouds For Daddy.
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About Margo Candelario (Author) : Margo Candelario is a published author of a childrens book on the subject of coping with the loss of a parent, entitled "Looking to the Clouds for Daddy," chronicling the lives of her three daughters... more
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About Karen Hunter (Editor) : Karen Hunter is a published author and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Karen Hunter include Looking To The Clouds For Daddy, Heads Up! (Sports Sto... more
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About Jerry Craft (Illustrator) : Jerry Craft is the creator of Mama's Boyz, an award-winning comic strip that has been distributed by King Features Syndicate since 1995, making him one of the few syndicated African-American cartoonis... more
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4/10/2009 Sandra Kent said: Looking at Clouds is a wonderful way for children to cope with loss. Many of my students have to deal with all kinds of grief and its so helpful for them to talk about it.

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2/18/2009 Jerry Craft said: This book was written by my long-time friend Margo Candelario. I was honored that she asked me to do it. It's a day in the life of her three young daughters as they reminisce about their Dad who passed away at the age of 32. The response has been amazing.
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