The Goodbye Boat by Mary Joslin


The Goodbye Boat by Mary Joslin

Pictures tell a very simple story of the sorrow of seeing the goodbye boat take a friend away...and the confidence of believing they travel to a bright shore beyond.


A lovely simple book which leaves plenty of space for discussion and thought and consequently could be used to explore feelings about loss in a variety of circumstances. The Child Bereavement Trust; This book explores in a most simple yet beautiful way the feelings of loss that accompany the death of someone dear... The picture and word message is simple, gently and poignant. Newcastle Herald

About the Author

Mary Joslin is married and has 3 grown up children. She began writing when her own children were still young and has since written books that have been published throughout the world. For Lion these include Our Father, The Tale of the Heaven Tree, Do the Angels Watch Close By?, The Merchant Enticed by the Pearl of Great Price and The Story of the Cross. She likes kayaking, canoeing and gardening.

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Book Info


32 pages
Interest Age: From 5 To 12


Mary Joslin
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Publication date

22nd April 2005



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