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Must You Go?
Must You Go?
Written by Antonia Fraser
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ISBN: 9780385532518
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Must You Go?
My Life with Harold Pinter
Written by Antonia Fraser


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
Price: $13.99

A moving testament to one of the literary world's most celebrated marriages: that of the greatest playwright of our age, Harold Pinter, and the beautiful and famous prize-winning biographer Antonia Fraser.

In this exquisite memoir, Antonia Fraser recounts the life she shared with the internationally renowned dramatist. In essence, it is... Read more >
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The Pure Lover
The Pure Lover
Written by David Plante
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ISBN: 9780807006207
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The Pure Lover
A Memoir of Grief
Written by David Plante


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: October 26, 2010
Price: $16.00

The Pure Lover is David Plante’s elegy to his beloved Nikos Stangos, their forty-year life together, and its tragic end. Written in vivid fragments that, like the pieces of a mosaic, come together into a glimmering whole, it shows us both the wild nature of grief and the intimate conversation that...

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Out of the Canyon
Out of the Canyon
Written by Art Daily and Allison Daily
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ISBN: 9780307409416
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Out of the Canyon
A True Story of Loss and Love
Written by Art Daily and Allison Daily


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 19, 2010
Price: $14.00

On a crisp winter’s day in Glenwood Canyon, Colorado, Art Daily suffered a terrible tragedy. While driving home with his family from a youth hockey game, a large boulder dislodged from the canyon wall and struck their car, killing his wife and two sons–while leaving him inexplicably untouched. In one instant... Read more >
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Living When a Young Friend Commits Suicide

Written by Earl A. Grollman


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 22, 2010
Price: $17.00

In the last thirty years, the suicide rate among young people has tripled. In this book addressed to the young survivors of this epidemic, Earl A. Grollman, the internationally known lecturer, writer, and grief counselor, and Max Malikow, a psychotherapist and pastoral counselor, offer solace and guidance to adolescents who are... Read more >
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The Kids Are All Right
The Kids Are All Right
Written by Diana Welch, Liz Welch, Amanda Welch and Dan Welch
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ISBN: 9780307396051
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The Kids Are All Right
A Memoir
Written by Diana Welch, Liz Welch, Amanda Welch and Dan Welch


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $15.00

“Perfect is boring.”

Well, 1983 certainly wasn’t boring for the Welch family. Somehow, between their handsome father’s mysterious death, their glamorous soap-opera-star mother’s cancer diagnosis, and a phalanx of lawyers intent on bankruptcy proceedings, the four Welch siblings managed to handle each new heartbreaking misfortune in the same way they dealt with... Read more >
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A Tearful Celebration
A Tearful Celebration
Written by Dr. James Means
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ISBN: 9780307562449
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A Tearful Celebration
Finding God in the Midst of Loss
Written by Dr. James Means


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2010
Price: $11.99

Trust the God Who Allows This?

The last thing you want to do when crushed with indescribable pain and suffering is turn to the very God who allows it all to happen. What right does He have, especially now, to ask for your loyalty, your obedience, your love? When cancer... Read more >
What Children Need When They Grieve
What Children Need When They Grieve
Written by Julia Wilcox Rathkey
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ISBN: 9780307549136
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What Children Need When They Grieve
The Four Essentials: Routine, Love, Honesty, and Security
Written by Julia Wilcox Rathkey


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2010
Price: $11.99

GIVE YOUR CHILDREN WHAT THEY NEED MOST

When Julia Wilcox Rathkey lost her husband, her three children lost their father. Within hours, it became sharply clear that each child--a twelve-year-old daughter and twin ten-year-old sons--would grieve the loss in a radically different way. While one harbored anger, another experienced denial, and the... Read more >
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Wild Comfort
Wild Comfort
Written by Kathleen Dean Moore
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ISBN: 9781590307717
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Wild Comfort
The Solace of Nature
Written by Kathleen Dean Moore


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2010
Price: $15.95

In an effort to make sense of the deaths in quick succession of several loved ones, Kathleen Dean Moore turned to the comfort of the wild, making a series of solitary excursions into ancient forests, wild rivers, remote deserts, and windswept islands to learn what the environment could teach her in... Read more >
My Deepest Sympathies...
My Deepest Sympathies...
Written by Florence Isaacs
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ISBN: 9780307434432
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My Deepest Sympathies...
Meaningful Sentiments for Condolence Notes and Conversations, Plus a Guide to Eulogies
Written by Florence Isaacs


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2010
Price: $11.99

Never are we more concerned with getting it right than when writing to one who has suffered a loss. In My Deepest Sympathies--, letter-writing guru Florence Isaacs guides us through the ins and outs of offering comfort and support with short yet meaningful notes that will long be remembered by their... Read more >
Being with Dying
Being with Dying
Written by Joan Halifax, Foreword by Ira Byock
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ISBN: 9781590307182
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Being with Dying
Cultivating Compassion and Fearlessness in the Presence of Death
Written by Joan Halifax
Foreword by Ira Byock


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $16.95

The Buddhist approach to death can be of great benefit to people of all backgrounds—as has been demonstrated time and again in Joan Halifax’s decades of work with the dying and their caregivers. Inspired by traditional Buddhist teachings, her work is a source of wisdom for all those who are charged... Read more >
A Journal for Jordan
A Journal for Jordan
Written by Dana Canedy
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ISBN: 9780307396006
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A Journal for Jordan
A Story of Love and Honor
Written by Dana Canedy


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $15.00

"This book is a gift, and not only to Jordan."–USA Today

In 2005, First Sergeant Charles Monroe King began to write what would become a two-hundred-page journal for his son in case he did not make it home from the war in Iraq. He was killed by a roadside bomb on October... Read more >
Mother of My Mother
Mother of My Mother
Written by Hope Edelman
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ISBN: 9780307569820
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Mother of My Mother
The Intimate Bond Between Generations
Written by Hope Edelman


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2009
Price: $11.99

In her acclaimed New York Times bestseller, Motherless Daughters, Hope Edelman explored the profound and lasting effects of mother loss, as well as her own search for healing.  Now, in her compelling new work, Edelman explores another complex, life-changing relationship, the intricate bond between generations.

Drawing from her own experience and the recollections... Read more >
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The Kids Are All Right
The Kids Are All Right
Written by Diana Welch, Liz Welch, Amanda Welch and Dan Welch
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ISBN: 9780307462541
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The Kids Are All Right
A Memoir
Written by Diana Welch, Liz Welch, Amanda Welch and Dan Welch


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $11.99

“Perfect is boring.”

Well, 1983 certainly wasn’t boring for the Welch family. Somehow, between their handsome father’s mysterious death, their glamorous soap-opera-star mother’s cancer diagnosis, and a phalanx of lawyers intent on bankruptcy proceedings, the four Welch siblings managed to handle each new heartbreaking misfortune in the same way they dealt with... Read more >
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Lifetimes
Lifetimes
Written by Bryan Mellonie, Illustrated by Robert Ingpen
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ISBN: 9780307569684
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Lifetimes
The Beautiful Way to Explain Death to Children
Written by Bryan Mellonie
Illustrated by Robert Ingpen


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2009
Price: $11.99

A pet . . . a friend . . . or a relative dies, and it must be explained to a child. This sensitive book is a useful tool in explaining to children that death is a part of life and that, eventually, all living things reach the end of their... Read more >
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The American Book of Living and Dying
The American Book of Living and Dying
Written by Richard F. Groves and Henriette Anne Klauser
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ISBN: 9781587613500
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The American Book of Living and Dying
Lessons in Healing Spiritual Pain
Written by Richard F. Groves and Henriette Anne Klauser


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 18, 2009
Price: $16.99

For most people, the thought of dying or caring for a terminally ill friend or family member raises fears and questions as old as humanity: What is a “good death”? What appropriate preparations should be made? How do we best support our loved ones as life draws to its close? In... Read more >
Guiding Your Child Through Grief
Guiding Your Child Through Grief
Written by James P. Emswiler and Mary Ann Emswiler
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ISBN: 9780307420732
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Guiding Your Child Through Grief

Written by James P. Emswiler and Mary Ann Emswiler


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: July 22, 2009
Price: $13.99

Give your child the help and support needed to cope with grief and loss.

Guiding Your Child Through Grief, by the founders of the New England Center for Loss & Transition and The Cove, a highly praised program for grieving children, takes away the uncertainty and helpless feelings we commonly feel as... Read more >
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Lessons for the Living
Lessons for the Living
Written by Stan Goldberg
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ISBN: 9781590306765
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Lessons for the Living
Stories of Forgiveness, Gratitude, and Courage at the End of Life
Written by Stan Goldberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: June 9, 2009
Price: $24.95

When Stan Goldberg was diagnosed with cancer, he chose to face his fear by helping others who were already in the process of dying: Stan signed up as a hospice volunteer and spent several years at the bedsides of the terminally ill. In this book, Stan shares the remarkable stories of... Read more >
Out of the Canyon
Out of the Canyon
Written by Art Daily and Allison Daily
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ISBN: 9780307459831
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Out of the Canyon
A True Story of Loss and Love
Written by Art Daily and Allison Daily


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $9.99

On a crisp winter’s day in Glenwood Canyon, Colorado, Art Daily suffered a terrible tragedy. While driving home with his family from a youth hockey game, a large boulder dislodged from the canyon wall and struck their car, killing his wife and two sons–while leaving him inexplicably untouched. In one instant... Read more >
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Jane Brody's Guide to the Great Beyond
Jane Brody's Guide to the Great Beyond
Written by Jane Brody
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400066544
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Jane Brody's Guide to the Great Beyond
A Practical Primer to Help You and Your Loved Ones Prepare Medically, Legally, and Emotionally for the End of Life
Written by Jane Brody


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2009
Price: $30.00

From the beloved New York Times columnist, trusted authority on health, and bestselling author comes this complete guide to everything you need to know–emotionally, spiritually, and practically–to prepare for the end of life.

An invaluable road map to putting your affairs in order–or helping your loved ones do the same–this comprehensive... Read more >
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Jane Brody's Guide to the Great Beyond
Jane Brody's Guide to the Great Beyond
Written by Jane Brody
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ISBN: 9781588367747
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Jane Brody's Guide to the Great Beyond
A Practical Primer to Help You and Your Loved Ones Prepare Medically, Legally, and Emotionally for the End of Life
Written by Jane Brody


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 17, 2009
Price: $14.99

From the beloved New York Times columnist, trusted authority on health, and bestselling author comes this complete guide to everything you need to know–emotionally, spiritually, and practically–to prepare for the end of life.

An invaluable road map to putting your affairs in order–or helping your loved ones do the same–this comprehensive... Read more >
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A Journal for Jordan
A Journal for Jordan
Written by Dana Canedy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307449719
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A Journal for Jordan
A Story of Love and Honor
Written by Dana Canedy


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 30, 2008
Price: $11.99

In 2005, First Sergeant Charles Monroe King began to write what would become a two-hundred-page journal for his son in case he did not make it home from the war in Iraq. Charles King, forty-eight, was killed on October 14, 2006, when an improvised explosive device detonated under his Humvee on... Read more >
In Lieu of Flowers
In Lieu of Flowers
Written by Nancy Howard Cobb
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ISBN: 9780307426338
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In Lieu of Flowers
A Conversation for the Living
Written by Nancy Howard Cobb


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

“Grieving is as natural as breathing, for if we have lived and loved, surely we will grieve. . . .”

Nancy Cobb meets death in the most vital of places–in the lives of everyday people–and in doing so has found a way to infuse this darkest subject with light. Her candor and... Read more >
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The Goldfish Went on Vacation
The Goldfish Went on Vacation
Written by Patty Dann, Afterword by Sallie Sanborn
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ISBN: 9781590305645
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The Goldfish Went on Vacation
A Memoir of Loss (and Learning to Tell the Truth about It)
Written by Patty Dann
Afterword by Sallie Sanborn


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2007
Price: $11.95

The moment when Patty Dann’s husband was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer, she felt as though the ground had dropped out beneath her. Her grief, however, was immediately interrupted by the realization that she would have to tell their three-year-old son, Jake, that his father was dying. The prognosis gave her... Read more >
Love Is a Mix Tape
Love Is a Mix Tape
Written by Rob Sheffield
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ISBN: 9781400083039
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Love Is a Mix Tape
Life and Loss, One Song at a Time
Written by Rob Sheffield


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2007
Price: $13.99

Mix tapes: Stick one into a deck and you’re  transported to another time in your life. For Rob Sheffield, author of Turn Around Bright Eyes that time was one of miraculous love and unbearable grief. A time that spanned seven years, it started when he met the girl of his dreams...

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Saving Graces
Saving Graces
Written by Elizabeth Edwards
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ISBN: 9780767925389
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Saving Graces
Finding Solace and Strength from Friends and Strangers
Written by Elizabeth Edwards


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2007
Price: $14.95

She charmed America with her smart, likable, down-to-earth personality as she campaigned for her husband, then vice-presidential candidate John Edwards. She inspired millions as she valiantly fought advanced breast cancer after being diagnosed only days before the 2004 election. She touched hundreds of similarly grieving families when her own son, Wade... Read more >
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