Books tagged: bereavement

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Mom Minus Dad: The Essential Resource Guide for Busy Adults with a Newly Widowed Parent
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,160. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Winner of 5 book awards including Writer’s Digest Magazine, Foreword Magazine, Mom’s Choice Awards, Indie Book Awards and Georgia Author of the Year Award Nominee, Mom Minus Dad is the only practical handbook available with 500+ resources and advice on ten parent loss topics. The author shares how she and her sister—both in their early 30's—found success and managed parent loss struggles.
When the Baby Dies: A Guide for Parents After a Stillbirth
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
This short guide will help parents who have recently suffered a stillbirth navigate through the early days of grief and loss. Answering the questions: how long will I hurt this way, how do I tell my living children, and can I really survive this, this guide offers hope for grieving families as well as additional resources for grief recovery.
The Fly Caster Who Tried To Make Peace With the World
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Price: Free! Words: 83,870. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Making peace with the world, sooner or later most of us have to. But how? Ian Mac Bride's way begins in 1909 when he watches a fly-casting tournament and dreams of becoming a great fly caster. But soon Ian experiences personal tragedy, and then is appalled by the slaughter of World War I. Torn by grief, Ian loses faith in the world - until, almost by accident, he finds a way to come to terms.
Dad Was a Carpenter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
WINNER OF THE NATIONAL SELF-PUBLISHED BOOK AWARD. Six months after his father died of ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease), Kenny Kemp cleaned out his dad’s stuffed-to-the-gills garage. What he found were fond memories, bittersweet recollections . . . and one amazing discovery that would change his life forever.
A Swan in Heaven: Conversations Between Two Worlds
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
A Swan in Heaven blends thought-provoking narrative with stirring afterlife messages from a 16 year-old boy who began communicating with his mother telepathically after his death. What makes this account unique in the world of channeled books is that during his life this extraordinary child was severely disabled and unable to speak. But after death his words were insightful, inspired and eloquent.
Embracing Death: A New Look at Grief, Gratitude and God
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 53,280. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
Embracing Death: A New Look at Grief, Gratitude and God," explores cultural and religious myths about the afterlife and offers alternative perceptions via meditation, visualization and after-death communication. Using these intuitive tools, we can be led to new ways of understanding death and navigating the dying and grieving process.
Seven For A Secret
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,000. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2010 by Fisher King Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
Holly and George sneak out of a gloomy bereavement party, held in memory of their sister Helen, who had died suddenly, a year earlier. Outside they meet six mischievous Magpies who whisk them away on a magical adventure to meet Helen in an unimaginably beautiful other-world. Here they come to understand how to live through their loss in a positive, playful and productive way
Song of the Mockingbird
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Price: Free! Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
An old lady reaches out from the grave with a message on a dollar bill to her grown daughters and grandchildren. After the funeral, they gather at the old lady's home to go through her meager belongings. Fannie, boss over the family, finds the dollar bill and they all quarell over what the hand-written message means. Nobody wants the dollar except Zeke, favorite grandson and son of Fannie...
Castor Bean Seeds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 560. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
A young bride in 1963, my friendly new neighbors showered me with Castor Bean seeds. Nobody knew then that the seeds contained Ricin. They were just tall exotic plants, free for the sharing. Later I learned how toxic the seeds are and wondered how many had been carried downstream to Florida by the Alapaha River. But that was a different time--that was before the grasshopper became a burden.
Frances
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
I first met this Frances at a nursing home where my daddy lived for awhile before he died. She walked up to me in the hall and asked should she give them milk with their food. Next time she asked me to bring her a trouble-free "itty-bitty baby." And then I found out that this Frances was a serial kidnapper of other patients' baby dolls. She reminded me of that other Frances, my deceased mother.