Badger’s Parting Gifts
Author: Susan Varley
Publisher: Anderson Press
Published Date: 30th January 2019
Badger’s Parting Gifts is the beautiful, sensitive and accessible multi award-winning picture book about losing a loved one which has become a children’s literary phenomenon.
Badger is so old that he knows he must soon die, so he does his best to prepare his friends. When he finally passes away, they are grief-stricken, but one by one and season by season, they remember the special things he taught them during his life. By sharing their memories, they realise that although Badger is no longer with them physically, he lives on through his friends.