Water Bugs and Dragonflies: Explaining Death to Young Children
Title: Water Bugs and Dragonflies: Explaining Death to Young Children
Author: Doris Stickney
LIFE GRIEF JNF STI
Discusses the transformation of a water bug into a dragonfly to talk about the changes that happen at death.
Waterbugs and Dragonflies is a graceful fable written by Doris Stickney who sought a meaningful way to explain to neighborhood children the death of a five-year-old friend. The small book is beautifully illustrtated by artist Gloria Ortiz Hernandez.