Chester Raccoon & The Acorn Full of Memories
Author: Audrey Penn
Recommended age group: 3-7 years
Description: Using forest animals to highlight the story, this book helps young children understand the positive purpose behind funerals or memorial services, and how making memories can provide cheer and comfort during difficult times. It uses very simple language such as “his heart quit beating and his body didn’t work anymore”. It is backed up by colourful illustrations to keep their attention.