Adult Grief

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ADULT GRIEF

General Grief Information

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Our Newest Additions
~ NEW Please Be Patient, I’m Grieving: How to Care For and Support the Grieving Heart by Gary Roe
~ NEW Heartbroken: Healing from the Loss of a Spouse by Gary Roe

~ The Yellow Bird: A Tale of Love by Callie Cardamon
~ Life Happens: How to Maintain Family Strength and Unity in the Face of Adversity by Teresa Clark and Taralyn Clark
~ The Living Memories Project: Legacies That Last by Meryl Ain
~ Passed and Present: Keeping Memories of Loved Ones Alive by Allison Gilbert
~ Threads of Hope…. An Offering for Those Who Grieve by Beth Rotondo
~ The Big Chair, A Story of Grief and Discovery by Beth Rotondo
~ In Lieu of Flowers: A Conversation for the Living by Nancy Cobb
~ Making Loss Matter: Creating Meaning in Difficult Times by Rabbi David J. Wolpe
~ Living at God’s Speed; Healing in God’s Time by Charles W. Sidoti ~ visit Charles on Amazon
~ Fortune Cookie Wisdom: A Contemplative Perspectve by Charles W. Sidoti
~ Don’t Take My Grief Away by Doug Manning
~ When Bad Things Happen to Good People by Harold Kushner
~ Life is Goodbye, Life is Hello by Alla Renee Bozarth
~ Courage to Grieve by Judy Tatelbaum
~ More Than Surviving by Kelly Osmont
~ Grief by Joy and Dr. Marvin Johnson
~ The Wilderness of Grief by Alan Wolfelt
~ No One Should See What I Have Seen by Joy Johnson (in-depth look at dealing with severe trauma)
~ Praying Through Grief by Mauryeen O’Brien
~ Hello From Heaven, by William Guggenheim and Judy Guggenheim (after-death communication experiences)
~ Experiencing Life After Death: A Soul Journey that Everyone Should Take by Rev Keala Vai Noel
~ Talking to the Living and the Dead – Soul to Soul Communications by Rev Keala Vai Noel
~ Healing Grief, Finding Peace: 101 Ways to Cope with the Death of Your Loved One by Dr. Louis LaGrand
~ Love Lives On: Learning from the Extraordinary Encounters of the Bereaved by Dr. Louis LaGrand
~ After Death Communication: Final Farewells by Dr. Louis LaGrand
~ Guided Afterlife Connections: They Come to Change Lives by Rochelle Wright, MS and R. Craig Hogan, PhD
~ STUNNED by Grief: Remapping Your Life When Loss Changes Everything by Judy Brizendine
~ STUNNED by Grief Journal by Judy Brizendine

Homicide Death

~ No Time for Goodbyes: Coping with Sorrow, Anger, and Injustice After a Tragic Death by Janice Lord
~ Just Us: Overcoming and Understanding Homicidal Loss and Grief by Wanda Henry-Jenkins
~ What to Do When the Police Leave: A Guide to the First Days of Traumatic Loss by Bill Jenkins & Patricia Cornwell 

Survivors of Suicide

~ Supporting Children After Suicide by Sarah Montgomery and Susan Coale
~ Why Suicide?: Questions and Answers About Suicide, Suicide Prevention, and Coping with the Suicide of Someone You Know by Eric Marcus
~ Artful Grief: A Diary of Healing by Sharon Strouse (teen suicide)
~ After Suicide: A Ray of Hope for Those Left Behind by Joseph Richman, Eleanora Betsy Ross
~ This is Survivable – When Someone You Love Completes Suicide by Sondra Sexton-Jones
~ The Empty Chair–The Journey Of Grief After Suicide by Beryl S. Glover, Glenda Stansbury (Editor)
~ Survivors of Suicide by Rita Robinson & Phyllis Hart
~ Before Their Time edited by Mary & Maureen Stimming (adult children’s experiences of parental suicide)
~ An Empty Chair: Living in the Wake of a Sibling’s Suicide by Sara Swan Miller, Martin B. Miller (Preface)
~ His Bright Light: The Story of Nick Traina by Danielle Steel (her son’s death by suicide)
~ A Message of Hope by Pat Overley (son’s death by suicide)
~ Do They Have Bad Days in Heaven? Surviving the Suicide Loss of a Sibling by Michelle Linn-Gust
~ Someone I Love Died By Suicide by Doreen Cammarata (helping children cope with a loved one’s death)
~ Leaving the Hall Light On: A Mother’s Memoir of Living with Her Son’s Bipolar Disorder and Surviving His Suicide by Madeline Sharples
~ Real Men Do Cry by Eric Hipple (A Quarterback’s Inspiring Story of Tackling Depression and Surviving Suicide Loss)
~ After Suicide Loss by Bob Baugher, Ph.D. and Jack Jordan, Ph.D.
~ The Last Teenage Suicide by Norman Geller (suicide death of a friend)
~ After a Parent’s Suicide: Helping Children Heal by Margo Requarth (explaining suicide to children and teens)
~ After a Suicide Death by The Dougy Center (an Activity Book for Grieving Kids)
~ But I Didn’t Say Goodbye by Barbara Rubel (helping children and families after a suicide)
~ Devastating Losses: How Parents Cope with the Loss of a Child to Suicide or Drugs by William Feigelman, John Jordan, John McIntosh, and Beverly Feigelman
~ The Reason – Hope and Help for Those Who Grieve by Sally Grablick

Bereaved Spouses / Partners

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Death of a Spouse – General Information
~ When Men Grieve: Why Men Grieve Differently and How You Can Help by Elizabeth Levang
~ When Your Honey-Do Done Gone by Lorraine Neeley Fortunati
~ Swallowed by a Snake: The Gift of the Masculine Side of Healing by Thomas R. Golden
~ A Man You Know Is Grieving: 12 Ideas to Help Him Heal from Loss by Thomas Golden and James E. Miller

Death of a Spouse for Men
~ A Look in the Mirror: A Handbook for Widowers by Ed Ames
~ Widower’s Toolbox: Repairing Your Life After Losing Your Spouse by G. J. Schaefer
~ Swallowed by a Snake: The Gift of the Masculine Side of Healing by Thomas R. Golden
~ When a Man Faces Grief: 12 Practical Ideas to Help You Heal from Loss by James E. Miller & Thomas Golden
~ Learning to Laugh When You Feel Like Crying: Embracing Life After Loss by Allen Klein (death of a young spouse)
~ A Grace Disguised: How the Soul Grows through Loss by Jerry Sittser (auto accident; multiple deaths)
~ Your Wife Has Cancer, Now What?: What to Expect When the Unexpected Happens by Carson Boss
~ Shannon’s Gift by Nate Bennett

Death of a Spouse for Women
~ Because You Were There by Sally Dalzel
~The Light of the World: A Memoir by Elizabeth Alexander
~ Widowed by Dr. Joyce Brothers
~ Divine Renovations: A Carpenter, His Soul Mate and Their Story of Love and Loss by Janice Beetle
~ Moving to the Center of the Bed by Sheila Weinstein
~ Widowed Without Warning by Joanne Shortley-Lalonde
~ Taking the Trip: A Journey Through Widowhood by Romaine Presnell
~ I’m Grieving As Fast As I Can: How Young Widows and Widowers Can Cope and Heal by Linda Sones Feinberg
~ Moving Forward on Your Own: A Financial Guidebook for Widows by Kathleen M. Rehl Ph.D. CFP
~ Finding your Way After Your Spouse Dies by Marta Felber
~ The Sisterhood of Widows: Sixteen Stories of Grief, Anger and Healing by Mary Francis
~ Chemo-Therapist: How Cancer Cured a Marriage by Mary Potter Kenyon’
~ Refined By Fire: A Journey of Grief and Grace by Mary Potter Kenyon

Bereaved Adult Children

~ Hope and Emergence: A Journey Through Grief and Postpartum Depression by Kirsten Falsey
~ What Really Matters: 7 Lessons for Living from the Stories of the Dying by Karen Wyatt, MD
~ Recovering from the Loss of a Parent by Katherine Donnelly
~ When Parents Die: A Guide for Adults by Edward Myers
~ Losing a Parent: Practical Help for You and Other Family Members by Fiona Marshall
~ A Grace Disguised: How the Soul Grows through Loss by Jerry Sittser (auto accident; multiple deaths)
~ Finding Your Way after Your Parent Dies by Rev. Richard Gilbert & Darcie D. Sims
~ Before Their Time edited by Mary Stimming & Maureen Stimming (adult children’s experiences of parental suicide)
~ Motherless Daughters: The Legacy of Loss by Hope Edelman
~ When All That is Left of Me is Love by Linda Campanella
~ Daddy, this is it: Being-with My Dying Dad by Julie Saeger Nierenberg

Bereaved Adult Siblings

~ Recovering from the Death of a Sibling by Katherine Donnelly
~ Running With Vince by Jonathan Kuiper
~ Letters to Sara: The Agony of Adult Sibling Loss by Anne McCurry
~ An Empty Chair: Living in the Wake of a Sibling’s Suicide by Sara Swan Miller
~ Do They Have Bad Days in Heaven? Surviving the Suicide Loss of a Sibling by Michelle Linn-Gust