Everett Anderson's Goodbye

byLucille CliftonIllustratorAnn Grifalconi

August 20, 2001|
Everett Anderson's Goodbye by Lucille Clifton
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Everett Anderson''s Goodbye is a touching portrait of a little boy who is trying to come to grips with his father''s death. Lucille Clifton captures Everett''s conflicting emotions as he confronts this painful reality. We see him struggle through many stages, from denial and anger to depression and, finally, acceptance. In this spare and moving poem, the last in this acclaimed series, Lucille Clifton brings Everett Anderson''s life full circle.

Everett Anderson''s Goodbye is the winner of the 1984 Coretta Scott King Author Award.

A Reading Rainbow Selection

An NCTE Teachers'' Choice

Lucille Clifton, poet, storyteller, college professor, mother of six and a grandmother, is the author of many books for young readers. Seven of her picture books with Henry Holt feature Everett Anderson, including Everett Anderson''s Goodbye (a Coretta Scott King Award winner), Everett Anderson''s Nine Month Long, and Everett Anderson'...
Title:Everett Anderson's Goodbye
Format:Picture Books
Product dimensions:32 pages, 8.01 X 7.99 X 0.1 in
Shipping dimensions:32 pages, 8.01 X 7.99 X 0.1 in
Published:August 20, 2001
Publisher:Square Fish
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780805008005

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