When Buddy the dog loses his owner, his world is suddenly changed. Finding himself in a shelter without an owner or even a friend, his heart is broken. Will Buddy learn to love again? Will he find a new home and a new place to heal from the sadness that fills his heart?

Buddy’s story is based on author Joy Fowler’s real life experiences when her beloved dog passed away and her path crosses with Buddy’s. 

This story deals with grief in an honest yet nurturing way, a must have for every classroom or child development center. Parents will appreciate the reflection page and helpful tools for processing the grief of loss children experience. You will love how Buddy learns to smile again, which will bring a smile to your face as your read, Buddy’s Broken Heart.

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Baylor University graduate and veteran classroom teacher of thirty-six years, Joy Fowler’s love of children and reading has come together wonderfully, helping her pen her heartfelt stories. Traveling the world and enjoying different cultures, this Texas native- and dog lover- enjoys spending time at home journaling, drawing and literally ‘smelling the roses’ in her garden.

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