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Parenting Family & Relationships Books - Death & Grief

Find the Helpers: What 9/11 and Parkland Taught Me about Recovery, Purpose, and Hope (Grief Recovery) Cover Image
By Fred Guttenberg, Bradley Whitford (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781642505351
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Published: Mango - September 22nd, 2020

Overcoming Grief Through the Humanity of Others

"This book offers powerful and heartening lessons on how we can help one another move forward and build a safer, more just world." ―Gabby Giffords

#1 New Release in Grief & Loss


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Travel Light, Move Fast Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101979815
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Published: Penguin Books - August 4th, 2020

From bestselling author Alexandra Fuller, the utterly original story of her father, Tim Fuller, and a deeply felt tribute to a life well lived


Finding Peace at the End of Life: A Death Doula's Guide for Families and Caregivers Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781590035023
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Published: Red Wheel - August 1st, 2020

“Beautiful, poignant, pitch perfect and accessible . . .


A Hui Hou: Until We Meet Again Cover Image
By Ashley Bugge (With), Dawn Davidson (Illustrator), Isabel Bugge
$17.99
ISBN: 9781612544564
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Published: Brown Books Publishing Group - October 20th, 2020

One day in Hawaii, while doing what he loved most, Dadda is lost in a terrible diving accident. At first, Izzy, Hudson, and Addy don't understand what's happened. Why is Momma so sad? Why hasn't Dadda come home for dinner yet? Why are so many people visiting and giving them new toys? But as time passes, the three siblings start to realize where their Dadda has gone.


Finding Meaning: The Sixth Stage of Grief Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781501192746
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Published: Scribner - September 1st, 2020

In this groundbreaking and “poignant” (Los Angeles Times) book, David Kessler—praised for his work by Maria Shriver, Marianne Williamson, and Mother Teresa—journeys beyond the classic five stages to discover a sixth stage: meaning.

In 1969, Elisabeth Kübler-Ross first identified the stages of dying in her transformative book On Death and Dying.


The AfterGrief: Finding Your Way Along the Long Arc of Loss Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780399179785
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 6th, 2020

A validating new approach to the long-term grieving process that explains why we feel “stuck,” why that’s normal, and how shifting our perception of grief can help us grow—from the New York Times bestselling author of Motherless Daughters


The Smallest Lights in the Universe: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525576259
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Published: Crown - August 18th, 2020

In this luminous memoir, an MIT astrophysicist must reinvent herself in the wake of tragedy and discovers the power of connection on this planet, even as she searches our galaxy for another Earth.


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The Lost Art of Dying: Reviving Forgotten Wisdom Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062932631
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Published: HarperOne - July 7th, 2020

A Columbia University physician comes across a popular medieval text on dying well written after the horror of the Black Plague and discovers ancient wisdom for rethinking death and gaining insight today on how we can learn the lost art of dying well in this wise, clear-eyed book that is as compelling and soulful as Being Mortal, When Breath Becomes Air


Avoid the Day: A New Nonfiction in Two Movements Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062356178
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Published: Harper Perennial - July 28th, 2020

"Avoid the Day truly seems to me to push nonfiction memoir as far as it can go without it collapsing into a singularity and I am at a loss for words. You are just going to have to read it." –Helen Macdonald, author of H is for Hawk


Lost Companions: Reflections on the Death of Pets Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250202239
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Published: St. Martin's Press - June 23rd, 2020

A heartfelt exploration of human grief after the loss of a pet by the New York Times bestselling author of Dogs Never Lie About Love.


The Heart and Other Monsters: A Memoir Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781635575149
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - July 7th, 2020

"Impossible to put down. It haunts me still.” -Alex Marzano-Lesnevich, author of The Fact of a Body: A Murder and a Memoir

A riveting, deeply personal exploration of the opioid crisis-an empathic memoir infused with hints of true crime.


Life Will Be the Death of Me: . . . And You Too! Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525511793
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Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - June 23rd, 2020

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The funny, sad, super-honest, all-true story of Chelsea Handler’s year of self-discovery—featuring a nerdily brilliant psychiatrist, a shaman, four Chow Chows, some well-placed security cameras, various family members (living and departed), friends, assistants, and a lot of edibles


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