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Separation

My Big Brother

My Big Brother

When his big brother leaves to become a soldier, a boy does what he can to take his place in the family.

Llama Llama Misses Mama

Llama Llama Misses Mama

Llama Llama experiences separation anxiety on his first day of nursery school.

Home to Me, Home to You

Home to Me, Home to You

A child at home and a mother flying back from a business trip think of each other as they eagerly await their reunion.

Amber Waiting

Amber Waiting

Amber uses her imagination to cope with her father's frequent tardiness when picking her up from school.

Mama Will Be Home Soon

Mama Will Be Home Soon

Lili spends a few days with her grandmother while her mother is away and thinks she sees her mother's yellow hat everywhere she goes.

When Mama Comes Home Tonight

When Mama Comes Home Tonight

When Mama arrives home, she and her child enjoy a series of activities together before bedtime.

While You Are Away

While You Are Away

Three children describe how they feel when one of their parents is away serving the country in the military.

Red, White, and Blue Good-bye

Red, White, and Blue Good-bye

The young daughter of a Navy man does not want him to go to sea, but he points out the red flag on the mailbox, the white clouds in the sky, and the blue ocean that will remind her of him while he is away.

Knuffle Bunny Free: An Unexpected Diversion

Knuffle Bunny Free: An Unexpected Diversion

While traveling with her family to Holland to visit her grandparents, Trixie once again loses her beloved Knuffle Bunny.

Jake Starts School

Jake Starts School

No one can pry a frightened Jake away from his parents on the first day of school, and so the three must watch as his classmates have fun until, at the end of the day, his teacher finally gets him to let go.