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Greene, Jayson

Summary: "As the book opens: two-year-old Greta Greene is sitting with her grandmother on a park bench on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. A brick crumbles from a windowsill overhead, striking her unconscious, and she is immediately rushed to the hospital. But although it begins with this event and with the anguish Jayson and his wife, Stacy, confront in the wake of their daughter's trauma and the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 GREENE, JAYSON GRE

Noel, Brook.

Summary: Explores unexpected death and its role in the cycle of life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks 2008

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King, Nikki

Summary: The pain of losing a child to death is real. Friends, family, and parents of children of all ages who have passed on will find an empathetic voice in this book full of real-life advice from parents who've been there. Learn what to do as a parent, what not to say as a friend, and how to preserve precious memories during times of mourning and moving forward.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Plain Sight Publishing, An imprint of Cedar Fort, Inc. 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155 KIN

Van Dyke, Linda.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: High Tide Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.937 VAN

Lidbeck, Brandy

Summary: "After a suicide, loved ones painfully struggle to make sense of the unexplainable tragedy. The Gift of Second comes alongside loss survivors and helps navigate the common pitfalls for those left behind. It offers hope and encouragement to guide survivors through this desperate time. In The Gift of Second, you will explore the ins and outs of grief and trauma; release the guilt and shame...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gift Pub. 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.2 LID

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi

Summary: The author presents a timely and deeply personal account of the loss of her father.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2021

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Kelsey, Elin

Summary: "This book explores the death of a loved one through the parallel experiences of other species of animals, similar to Elin's treatment of nature in You Are Stardust and problem-solving in Wild Ideas. As with Elin's previous picture books, A Last Goodbye will combine simple, poetic text with a "big idea"--in this case, the idea that death is a natural part of our lives and that many species...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Owlkids Books 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 155.9 KEL

Warner, Melanie

Summary: Grief knows no age. Death of a child is devastating, whether it's a young mother with a stillborn baby or an elderly father mourning the loss of his middle-aged son from cancer. For parents who have suffered the loss of a child, the path to recovery is often scattered with deep emotional struggle with few known comforts or resources. Stories of Hope and Healing from Other Parents After the loss...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Heritage Builders Publishing 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155 WAR

Mundy, Michaelene.

Summary: Teaches children fourteen reassuring lessons about grief, explaining, for example, that crying and mixed-up feelings are okay, and features illustrations of a young elf going through the same process as the young reader.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: One Caring Place, Abbey Press 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Social Emo 105.5 Mundy 1998

Gerson, Merissa Nathan

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: A book needed now more than ever. The world is soaked in grief right now, as we are quickly approaching a million deaths from COVID-19. Grief is common to the point of moving beyond an occasional weight—it feels now like a perpetual state of being. This book helps teach self-care and self-worth; it shows when and how to ask for love and attention in your communities and how to provide it for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mandala 2021

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Zonnebelt-Smeenge, Susan J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Baker Books 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.937 ZON

Kohn, Ingrid.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Routledge 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 618.392 KOH

Kohn, Ingrid.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1993

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 618.3 Kohn 1993

Vredevelt, Pam.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Multnomah Pub. 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.937 VRE

Menke, Mary Ward.

Contents: Celebration / Barbara Moorman -- A new life / Brenda Elliott -- Unconditional love / Claudia Mayorga -- Deafening silence / Dorothy Ostenfeld -- Death's messenger / Eva Bell -- My Josie / Ronn Venable -- Life without Larry / Julie Raque -- Dear Jon / Laurel Sparks -- Georgia's goodbye / Mike Smith -- Soul mates / Paula Meyers -- When "till death us do part" does / Saramina Berman -- Life's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: AuthorHouse 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.937 MEN

Myers, Michael F.

Summary: From the Publisher: Whether you are struggling with fresh grief at a loved one's death by suicide or your loss happened years ago, you should know that you are not alone. 5 million Americans are affected-directly or indirectly-by this tragedy each year. And it sends us on a lifelong search for answers, both to the practical questions and the deepest question of all: Why? In this definitive...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gotham Books 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.28 MYE

Price, Steven D.

Contents: The death -- The funeral home -- The service -- Grief counseling and therapy -- Housekeeping -- Probate: an overview -- The probate process -- Estate planning -- Appendixes : A checklist -- Funeral practices -- A sample basic will -- Small estate affidavit -- The primary provision of a Living trust -- A bouquet of quotations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.9 Price 2014

Hance, Jackie

Summary: In a powerful and intimate memoir, Jackie Hance shares her story of unbearable loss, darkest despair, and -- slowly, painfully, and miraculously -- her cautious return to hope and love after the death of her three young daughters in a traffic accident.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.937 HAN

Roiphe, Anne Richardson

Summary: "Widowed novelist, near seventy, ex-Park Avenue girl, ex-beatnik, ex-many other things too complicated to list here, loves big parties, summers at the beach, grandchildren, seeks interesting man for dinner and a movie." Anne Roiphe was not quite seventy years old when her husband of nearly forty years unexpectedly passed away. But it was not until her daughters placed a personal ad in a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe 2008

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 813.54 ROI

Robinson, Rita.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Page Books 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.28 ROB

Adamec, Christine

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: to Excel 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.937 ADA

Fine, Carla.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1997

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.28 Fine 1997

Davis, Deborah L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fulcrum Pub. 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.937 DAV

Schwiebert, Pat.

Summary: Grandy tries to cope with the death of her husband by making tear soup.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gief Watch 2001

Copies Available at Fife Lake

2 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SCH

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1 available in Adult, Call number: JE Social Emo Schwiebert 2001

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