Parenting Family & Relationships Books - Death & Grief

light waves By Kirsten Shu-Ying Chen Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781947896550
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Published: Terrapin Books - May 18th, 2022

Kirsten Shu-ying Chen's searing debut collection offers a poignant exploration of the liminal space between what is holy and what is prosaic. Formalistically rich and varied, these poems do not blink in the face of grief, but shelter there. Chen "curse s] the wide width of the wound" and creates a world in which her poems link arms to enter the blistering present.


Love's Journey Home By Gabi Coatsworth Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781639881505
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Published: Atmosphere Press - May 7th, 2022

Their relationship seemed destined for heartache. A terminal diagnosis would teach them the true meaning of love.


Empty Shoes by the Door: Living After My Son's Suicide, a Memoir By Judi Merriam Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9798985134902
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Published: Jar Press - May 16th, 2022

Grief demands we stand face-to-face with it and admit the messy truth of our brokenness.


On the afternoon of December 23, 2011, Judi Merriam's eighteen-year-old son, Jenson, took his own life-an act that blindsided everyone who knew him-changing her life and those of her family forever.


Magic Season: A Son's Story By Wade Rouse Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781335475176
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Published: Hanover Square Press - May 3rd, 2022

"Honest, authentic, heartbreaking and healing. I devoured it in one day."--Jenny Lawson, #1 New York Times bestselling author

Wade Rouse, bestselling author under the pen name Viola Shipman, finds solace with his dying father through their shared love of baseball in this poignant, illuminating memoir of family and forgiveness.


Life After A Death: Navigating New Widowhood with Humor & Hope By Trina Machacek Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781737767527
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Published: 3-Shirts Publishing - May 3rd, 2022

The Widow Road Is...Excruciatingly painful, a daily adventure into the unknown.As exciting as going to the dentist and finding you've a second set of wisdom teeth.THEN... As the days come and go and go and come things get... What do they get? Easier? Calmer? No. They get weird.


Abalone: A Story of Two Sisters Love, Loss and Genetic Possibility By Candra Fisher Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781667829128
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Published: BookBaby - May 17th, 2022

Two sisters as different as night and day face an overwhelming genetic condition. One sister has the condition. The other one does not.
This is the incredible true story of their love for one another. Memories, recipes, and poetry are a part of this endearing story meant to touch the heart and allow us to understand the journey of grief, both its beauty and deep meaning in our lives.


Grief Is Love: Living with Loss By Marisa Renee Lee Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780306926020
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Published: Legacy Lit - April 12th, 2022

A trusted grief expert shares what Kirkus Reviews praises as “calm, lucid prose… [a] humanizing exploration of coping with the life-changing tides of loss.”
           
In Grief is Love, author Marisa Renee Lee reveals that healing does not mean moving on after losing a loved one


In Love: A Memoir of Love and Loss By Amy Bloom Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593243947
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Published: Random House - March 8th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A powerful memoir of a love that leads two people to find a courageous way to part—and a woman’s struggle to go forward in the face of loss—that “enriches the reader’s life with urgency and gratitude” (The Washington Post)


Ripple: A Long Strange Search for A Killer By Jim Cosgrove Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781586423247
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Published: Steerforth - April 5th, 2022

“Riveting... a personal and highly original work of true-crime storytelling.”  — John Douglas, former FBI criminal profiling pioneer and co-author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Mindhunter
 


Stepping Back from the Ledge: A Daughter's Search for Truth and Renewal By Laura Trujillo Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593157619
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Published: Random House - April 19th, 2022

In this “seismically moving memoir” (The New York Times Book Review, Editors’ Choice), one woman asks a seemingly impossible question in the aftermath of her mother’s suicide: How do you mourn a loved one as you repair the injuries they inflicted?
 


Escape from Grief Prison: A Story of Love, Loss, and Healing By Gail Norwood Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781638146216
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Published: Covenant Books - March 8th, 2022

In the prison of your soul

Fear and grief may take control.

Oppressive as they both may be

Allow the truth to set you free.


This Is Assisted Dying: A Doctor's Story of Empowering Patients at the End of Life By Stefanie Green, M.D. Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781982129460
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Published: Scribner - March 29th, 2022

An international bestseller, this compassionate memoir by a leading pioneer in medically assisted dying who helps suffering patients explore and fulfill their end of life choices is “written with sensitivity, grace, and candor...not to be missed” (Publishers Weekly, starred review).

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