When someone special dies a child may need to talk about them and share their feelings of confusion and sadness. When Uncle Bob Died offers a starting point for discussing death and their own thoughts about it.

Althea is the author of a number of innovative books for younger children. She was the founder of Dinosaur Publications, producing books which were known for their sensitive subject matter and reassuring tone. Her other titles, recently published in the Talking it Through series are Asthma, Hospital, How Your Body Works, and Lunch Boxes.