This was a very touching book.
As a college student studying to be an elementary school teacher, I recommend that every teacher use this book in their classroom around Memorial Day and Veterans Day.
Her book will help teach the upcoming generations about the sacrifices that all military veterans made by serving America and the impacts on their families.
Who can read this without weeping? A poignant and beautiful book for families to remember an important and tragic part of our history.Published 17 days ago by Amazon Customer
This book brought me back to when my mother took me to The Wall. Perfect descriptions. If you cannot visit the Memorial this book, is a perfect way to give you child the feeling... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Sharon Carson
Such a soft way to share history of war with children. Read as a teacher on Veterans DayPublished 4 months ago by Paula Brownlee
I used the book to introduce Veteran's Day in conjunction with the Reading Rainbow introduction by LaVar Burton. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Lucy
Beautiful! Sad moving, but my students get it. They have to hear wonderful writing to learn to appreciate it.Published 8 months ago by Lyra Henderson
Read this aloud to my students for Social Studies lesson. We were all near tears. Many of them read it over and over again. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Skeet28