Death is an ugly and undeniable part of life that affects us all at some point. While it’s tough on adults it can be even tougher on children which is why the All My Friends Are Dead kid’s book is here to lend a hand. Keeping with the American tradition of instilling life’s greatest lessons through illustrated literature, this book will be your child’s tool to learning and coping.
Since death is particularly hard to deal with, there’s no better way to approach the subject than with a bit of humor; in the case of All My Friends Are Dead, a lot of humor. At first glance, your kids are greeted to a lonely dinosaur on the cover; who better to associate to death than a guy whose whole species has been extinct for millions of years. Superbly written by Avery Monsen and Jory John, each page contains gut bustling comical material intended to help understand death. Everything from the late Dodo bird to an elderly and friendless old man walking your child through everything they need to know about this sad subject.