Skip to Content

Arena

Catalogue Search Result

Surrey County Council

Search for books, talking books, DVDs and Music Scores using author, title, ISBN, subject, keyword or combination of them. Alternatively search for ebooks and eaudiobooks.

 

Search results
Click on title for more details about an item, including availability of copies.
  • Your search returned 18 hits.
Select
023074950X
Hardback:Missing mummy:2011
Author: Cobb, Rebecca
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books for older children
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Macmillan Children's
Resource type: Physical
Note: This title deals with the loss of a parent from a child's point of view. Perfectly pitched text and evocative artwork explore the many emotions a bereaved child may experience, from anger to guilt and from sadness to bewilderment. And importantly, the book also focuses on the positive, the recognition that the child is still part of a family. Pre-School
[25] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 28 cm (hbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
0316106631
Hardback:Grandmother, have the angels come?:2009
Author: Vega, Denise
Author: Kono, Erin Eitter
Year: 2009
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Little, Brown Children
Resource type: Physical
Note: With it's beautiful imagery and vibrant illustrations, 'Grandmother, Have the Angels Come?' celebrates the relationship between grandparent and grandchild, while touching on the subject of growing old in a gentle, empowering and lyrical manner. Pre-School
chiefly col. ill. (hbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
0237543052
Paperback:I miss you, grandad:2010
Author: Bode, Ann de
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Stories for younger children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Evans
Resource type: Physical
Note: Author, Ann de Bode The titles in the 'Side by Side' series deal with dramatic and significant events in young children's lives. Through sensitive text and illustrations, the author helps readers to come to terms with difficult situations. Ages 5 - 12 Translated from the Dutch
Title series: Side by side
32 p., chiefly col. ill. ; 25 cm (pbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
1405663804
Large print:How Kirsty Jenkins stole the elephant:2010
Author: Caldecott, Elen
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Large Print
Media class: Large print
Publisher: Galaxy
Resource type: Physical
Note: Kirsty Jenkins adores the allotment her grandfather tends &, before he dies, he asks Kirsty to look after it. But when Mr Thomas from the council insists it must go to the next person on the waiting list, Kirsty must find a way to keep her promise. Ages 5 - 12
1. - v.(large print) ; 22 cm (pbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
1406335959
Hardback:The scar:2011
Author: Moundlic, Charlotte
Author: Tallec, Olivier
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books for older children
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Walker
Resource type: Physical
Note: With tenderness, touches of humour and unflinching emotional truth, Charlotte Moundlic captures the loneliness of grief through the eyes of a child, rendered with sympathy and charm in Olivier Tallec's expressive illustrations. Ages 5 - 12 Translated from the French
[32] p., col. ill. ; 25 cm (hbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
1406327751
Hardback:Grandma's gloves:2010
Author: Castellucci, Cecil
Author: Denos, Julia
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books for older children
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Walker
Resource type: Physical
Note: Grandma is always on her knees in the dirt, with her gardening gloves on, lovingly tending the plants and talking to her roses. When the weather is hot, she takes the hose and waters her 'most special flower of all' - the little girl narrating this touching story. But when Grandma dies, sadness threatens to overwhelm everything. Ages 5 - 12
[25] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 27 cm (hbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
1407111396
Paperback:Harry & Hopper:2009
Author: Wild, Margaret
Author: Blackwood, Freya
Year: 2009
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Scholastic
Resource type: Physical
Note: Harry and his dog Hopper have done everything together, ever since Hopper was a jumpy little puppy. But one day the unthinkable happens: when Harry comes home from school, Hopper isn't there to greet him. Hopper will never be there again, but Harry isn't ready to let him go. Pre-School
[30] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 24 x 25 cm (pbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
1921221194
Paperback:Ethan, what happened to my baby brother?:2012
Author: White, Lisa
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Brolga
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles 'Ethan' is a true story written through the eyes of a child on the loss of his baby brother. It explains the thoughts and feelings a child may have about loss and grief and describes sometimes-frightening environments like hospitals with sensitivity and warmth. Pre-School
40 p., chiefly col. ill. ; 20 x 24 cm (pbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
0007182309
Hardback:The heart and the bottle:2010
Author: Jeffers, Oliver
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's
Resource type: Physical
Note: Once there was a girl who was full of wonderment at how the world worked. She shared all her dreams and excitement with her father, who always had the answer to every question. That is until one day when his chair was empty, not to be filled again - how would the girl ever find meaning from her life. Pre-School
[34] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 24 cm (hbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
0007149689
Hardback:Goodbye Mog:2002
Author: Kerr, Judith
Year: 2002
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Collins
Resource type: Physical
Note: When Mog the family cat dies, she stays behind for a while to help the new kitten settle in with the family Picture Book Reading Age: 6-8 Interest Level: 1-6
32p ; 28.8x22.7cm (Cloth)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
0571314104
Paperback:The building boy:2016
Author: Montgomery, Ross, (Fiction writer)
Artist: Litchfield, David
Year: 2016
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books for older children
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Resource type: Physical
Note: When the boy's grandma dies, he finds all of her old building materials in the garden shed - the girders and cement and bricks. At night, through wind, snow and rain, he builds a structure in the garden. A giant iron woman with soft tissue hands. And when he's finished, she comes to life! Her giant hands swoop down and scoop the boy off the ground. The adventure begins! Pre-School
Title series: A Faber picture book
30 unnumbered pages, chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 25 cm (pbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
1842703331
Paperback:Up in heaven:2004
Author: Clark, Emma Chichester
Year: 2004
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Andersen Pr
Resource type: Physical
Note: A dog sends messages from heaven to help her owner deal with her death. Picture Book Reading Age: 6-8 Interest Level: 1-6 For children
32p ; 29.4x22.5cm (Stitched)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
0750280115
Paperback:I miss my pet, a first look at the death of a pet:2013
Author: Thomas, Pat
Artist: Harker, Lesley
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Living & learning
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Wayland
Resource type: Physical
Note: This text explores the issue of the death of a pet in reassuringly simple terms. The worries and questions surrounding this difficult experience are made accessible and approachable. The book helps them to deal with their grief and come to terms with their feelings. Ages 5 - 12
29 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 21 x 24 cm (pbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
0711214891
Paperback:Lovely old Roly:2002
Author: Rosen, Michael
Author: Lamont, Priscilla
Year: 2002
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Frances Lincoln
Resource type: Physical
Note: When Roly the family cat dies of old age, everyone misses him. They can't bear to think of having another pet, but one day a stray cat appears, and gradually finds a place in the household. Pre-School
[25] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 27 cm (pbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
0007182341
Paperback:The heart and the bottle:2010
Author: Jeffers, Oliver
Year: 2010
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's
Resource type: Physical
Note: Once there was a girl whose life was filled with wonder at the world around her. Then one day something happened that made the girl take her heart and put it in a safe place. However, after that it seemed that the world was emptier than before. But would she know how to get her heart back? Pre-School
[32] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 27 cm (pbk)
Selected rating Selected rating Selected rating Selected rating Selected rating Selected rating Selected rating Selected rating Selected rating Selected rating
Loading...
Select
0007149697
Paperback:Goodbye Mog:2003
Author: Kerr, Judith
Year: 2003
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Collins
Resource type: Physical
Note: Mog was tired - dead tired. She thought, 'I want to sleep for ever'. And so she did. But a little bit of her stayed awake to see what would happen next. So Mog keeps watch over the upset Thomas family, who miss her terribly, and she wonders how they will ever manage without her. Pre-School
[32] p., chiefly col. ill. ; 28 cm (pbk)
Selected rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
0552567655
Paperback:Always and forever:2013
Artist: Gliori, Debi
Author: Durant, Alan
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Picture Corgi
Resource type: Physical
Note: When Fox dies, the rest of his family are distraught. How will Mole, Otter and Hare go on without their beloved friend? But months later, Squirrel reminds them all of how funny Fox used to be, and they all realize that Fox is still there in their hearts and memories. Pre-School
27 unnumbered pages, chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 26 cm (pbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
Select
1445106213
Paperback:How can I deal with-- when people die?:2011
Author: Hewitt, Sally
Year: 2011
Language: English
Interest category: Living & learning
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Franklin Watts
Resource type: Physical
Note: Sometimes you can sort out a problem on your own. But sometimes you need to ask for help. This book helps young children to make this decision and find out all about what happens and how we may feel when someone close to us dies. Ages 5 - 12
32 p., col. ill. ; 27 cm (pbk)
Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating Provide rating
Loading...
If you can't find what you are looking for you can make a stock suggestion.