This story makes a difficult and tender subject more accessible to children with parents serving far from home.
Author: Melinda Hardin. Illustrator: Bryan Langdo. Publication date: 2010. Genre: fiction.
Little Chicken is ready for breakfast early in the morning but his dad wants to sleep in. They compromise by snuggling and reading in bed with their favorite nursery rhymes. During each story, Chicken interrupts with comments about eating cookies for breakfast.