WINNER OF THE 2017 MILDRED L. BATCHELDER AWARD FROM THE AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION.
“A remarkable illustrated meditation on loss and life" - Brain Pickings
"One of the most deeply compassionate books I have ever found on how to try to accept the profound sadness of loss and understand the natural balancing laws of nature." - The Guardian
"Rich and affecting." - The New York Times
“Ringtved’s text respects readers by offering a comforting, but direct confrontation with death in a story that is both somber and joyful.” - Batchelder Award Committee Chair Jamie Campbell Naidoo.