Talking With Children About Death

Why we read those seasons-changing books to the youngest.

Alison Acheson
Aug 14 · 3 min read
photo: Benjamin Manley for Unsplash

Along with picturebooks about the alphabet, sleep-monsters, Goodnight, Moon, and Love You Forever, there are many books about seasons: spring, summer, fall, winter. Though they tell the same story over and over, still they sell, and still we buy, drawn to them. Why?

Night-time reading…