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Joiner, Thomas E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard University Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.858445 JOI

Super, Lisa

Summary: "Seventeen-year-old Daphne Bowman, a bookish drama nerd in public school, might never have crossed paths with Oliver, the popular, outgoing mascot for his private school's football team, but one event has bound them inextricably. Daphne's older sister, Emily, and Oliver's older brother, Jason, who were high school sweethearts, committed suicide together seven years earlier. When Daphne uncovers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Diversion Books. 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC SUP

Mackintosh, Clare

Summary: Two years ago, Tom and Caroline Johnson committed suicide, one seemingly unable to live without the other. Their adult daughter Anna is struggling to come to terms with her parents' deaths, unable to comprehend why they chose to end their lives. Now with a young baby herself, she feels her mother's presence keenly and is determined to find out what really happened to her parents. But as Anna...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2018

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MAC

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

Summary: There is a train station on the other side of death, yet not all who arrive on the platform will be judged ready for passage onwards. For one unready soul, there will be both a test and a second chance. Rather than be reborn, this soul will awake in the body of 14-year-old suicide, Makoto Kobayashi, where it must not only find a way to fit into Makoto's existence, but also unravel two...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD ANIME COL

Summary: Zombie teenager Kieren Walker isn't comfortable in his 'undead' state. He didn't want to come back, he wanted to be dead. After his suicide four years ago, his friends and family thought they'd never see him again. But then, shortly after his funeral, thousands rose from the dead; and after a catastrophic war, imprisonment, months of rehabilitation and medication, the zombies are gradually...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Hill, Toni

Summary: "After a company retreat in a remote country house, senior employees of Alemany Cosmetics return with a dark secret. They've each received an anonymous, menacing email of only two words: 'never forget.' What's worse, the message is accompanied by a nightmarish photo attachment showing the bodies of dogs hung to death from a tree near the very same farm estate they just visited. When they begin...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIL

Hughes, Lorena

Summary: "A generational saga that mixes historical fiction with the romance and intrigue of a Latin soap opera. When Malena Sevilla's tidy, carefully planned world collapses following her father's mysterious suicide, she finds a letter-signed with an "A"--Which reveals that her mother is very much alive and living in San Isidro, a quaint town tucked in the Andes Mountains. Intent on meeting her, Malena...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Skyhorse Publishing 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HUG

Pan, Emily X. R.

Summary: Leigh Chen Sanders is absolutely certain about one thing: when her mother committed suicide, she turned into a bird and flew to her native Taiwan. On her journey to find her mother, Leigh must face her family's past and move towards a future of forgiveness and love.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Book Group 2018

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Summary: "Winner of top prizes at the Venice and Mumbai film festivals, Chaitanya Tamhane's Court is a quietly devastating, absurdist portrait of injustice, caste prejudice, and venal politics in contemporary India. An elderly folk singer and grassroots organizer, dubbed the 'people's poet,' is arrested on a trumped-up charge of inciting a sewage worker to commit suicide. His trial is a ridiculous and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN COU

Summary: Kieren, a recovered zombie (Partially Diseased Syndrome (PDS) sufferer) is keeping his head down and squirreling money into his "escape fund" for Paris. But in the wider world, fear is in the air. With the arrival of new and explosive characters from both Victus and the ULA, Kieren's plans are thrown into disarray as both set their sights on him. As Kieren finds himself caught in the emotional...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Barry, Brunonia.

Summary: Zee Finch, a psychotherapist, has come home to Salem to take care of her ailing father and to try to figure out her own life after the suicide of one of her patients, which was made even more difficult by Zee's past--her mother committed suicide herself, in front of her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow & Co. 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Child, Lincoln.

Summary: The Thorpes were the perfect couple: young, attractive, and ideally matched. But the veil of perfection can mask many secrets. When the Thorpes are found dead in their tasteful Flagstaff living room after having committed double suicide, alarms go off in the executive offices of Eden, Incorporated, the worldwide matchmaking phenomenon that uses its astonishing artificial intelligence and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audiobooks 2004

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Gillmor, Don

Summary: "An eloquent and haunting exploration of suicide in which one of Canada's most gifted writers attempts to understand why his brother took his own life. Which leads him to another powerful question: Why are boomers killing themselves at a far greater rate than the Silent Generation before them or the generations that have followed? In the spring of 2006, Don Gillmor travelled to Whitehorse to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Canada 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GILLMOR, DON GIL

Martin, Charles

Summary: "Seth--a small town journalist raised by foster parents--is assigned to write about a young boy found in a ditch after a car and train collision. As he works to discover the boy's identity, he also finds the story of his own history and the father who gave up everything to get him back"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC MAR

Watson, Larry

Summary: More than forty years after his best friend's father shoots and kills a state senator in Bismarck, North Dakota, and then commits suicide, a writer attempts to unravel the mystery behind one man's tragic actions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC WAT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Watson

Teich, Jessica

Summary: "No one was less likely to take her own life. That's what her Oxford thesis advisor wrote. From the moment I stumbled across the obituary, late at night when I couldn't sleep, I was captivated, and it wasn't the terrible details of her death: That she leapt from the balcony of a high rise in Century City. That she was 27, and a newlywed." So begins Jessica Teich's quest to unravel a mystery:...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Teich 2016

Kuklin, Susan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 1994

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 362.28 KUK

Ashton, Jennifer

Summary: Shares the author's experiences after the suicide of her ex-husband, as well as the most recent insights into suicide from the medical community. When her ex-husband killed himself soon after their divorce, Ashton's world-- and that of her children-- was shattered. At once a deeply personal trauma, and a devastating public epidemic, suicide affects millions who are left behind and must work...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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

Fine, Carla.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 1999

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

Lukas, Christopher.

Contents: Introduction: Lukas's story -- What happens to the survivor after someone commits suicide -- Emotional reactions to suicide -- A family's story -- The bargain : a deal we make with life -- Bargains : the long good-bye -- Bargains : scapegoating -- Bargains : "I am guilty; I am a victim" -- Bargains : cutting off -- Bargains : a miscellany -- The saddest bargain : "because you died, I'll die" --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2007

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

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

Bialosky, Jill.

Summary: The author presents an account of her sister's suicide, and the lifelong impact that the suicide has had on her own life and the lives of the other members of her family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2011

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

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

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