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Sometimes People We Love Die: How to Talk to Kids About Death by Richard Wallace Klomp
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
It can be very difficult to speak with a person about the death of someone they love. In this book we see how caring adults help a child deal with the death of her dad. While each situation is different, this story helps us see some typical emotional responses, common challenges and productive strategies. It shares insights in the form of relevant quotations about death from some great thinkers.
Hope: Beyond the Death of a Child by Brent Thielen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,490. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
This book is about finding hope after the death of a child. It begins with one couple’s story of loss, and provides practical advice for grieving parents and insight for those who are helping to love and support someone who has lost a child. With an easy-to-read prose, Brent brings the reader into his experience of raw emotion and reflection in detailing how God carried them through their grief.
What I Learned from Jane by Mollie Player
Price: Free! Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What I Learned From Jane is the true story of how a child born with severe brain damage changed her mother's life. Here is an excerpt: "And I have no other explanation for how it feels to have given birth to a person and then spent a few days with them before letting them go other than that: It feels like being a mother probably feels every day. It felt like being a mother."
Jordan's Road: The Way of the Spirit in the Hard Things by Laurie Berry Clifford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,220. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Faith
Jordan's Road: The Way of the Spirit in the Hard Things is a touching account of one woman's unique journey through loss and grief. We all travel this hard road at some point in our lives. Jordan's Road shows us that when we listen to our own inner guidance our spirits can be uplifted in times of loss, and we can offer assistance to those who are leaving as well as to those who are left behind.
Bearing Witness by Carla Howatt
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2017 by Dream Write Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
Bearing Witness is a series of posts the author made on Facebook as she struggled to deal with the grief and come to terms with her son's suicide.
After The Fire: A true story of incredible hope by John Luciew
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,720. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
If no parent should ever have to bury a child, how does anyone bury seven? This is the question that would haunt a community’s heart. But it was one only the grieving parents could answer. What happened next was simply amazing. The family, hit so cruelly by fate’s fiercest blow, wouldn’t simply endure, but bloom anew. Theirs is a truly inspiring story of incredible hope.
Losing Aaron: A Memoir by IngridBlaufarbHughes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,900. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017 by Hamilton Stone. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
In Losing Aaron, Ingrid Blaufarb Hughes has written a compelling tale of a mother's struggle with her son's mental illness and suicide. She makes us understand how, when one person in a family suffers from the cruelty of schizophrenia, it informs and defines the lives of all those who love that person
Always Remember to Breathe by Sharon Louth
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 38,600. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017 by Fruitbearer Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
Losing a child is one of the most heart-wrenching experiences any mother can go through. Always Remember to Breathe is a poignant true story about love, loss, and healing. Written for families who are living in conflict, these pages will carry you through the tempestuous tug-of-war between a mother’s love and her daughter’s attempt to respond to it in the face of bipolar disorder and addiction.
Tips For Preventing Heroin Overdose by Victoria Kamm
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
Heroin and opiate overdoses and deaths have become an everyday occurrence. Prevention starts at home. This guide shows you how.
Rise Up Shine On by Leann Rhodes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,270. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
Rise Up, Shine On is based on a true story of resilience and hope. It is a must read for women who have endured different types of abuse, disappointment or heartbreak. Every woman will learn from these real life experiences, that you are not defined by your past. You can indeed, live your life by design and your past can make you a stronger individual.
Secrets To Help You Gain Rest In LIFE by Israel Joseph
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Education
There is a great legacy every family is expected to lay down for their posterity. Many vices that are today arose out of the neglect of this Golden ‘WORD’. Without any fear of contradiction I want to establish it that “95% of what youths are doing today that adult hates are the same ADULT to be blame for them”. Get more out of this book it promise to help you gain rest early in life.
The Shattered Lining by Michael Stark
Price: Free! Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
My wife and I endured a fourth miscarriage. In here is the account of events before and after our miscarriage. If you've suffered one...you're not alone.
Overcoming Grief: Comforting Others with the Comfort We Have Received by David Jeffers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,230. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
This book is about fourteen women, some who will remain anonymous. Each has lost a child, either through early death, miscarriage, or abortion. Although these women are all from one church, these testimonies could come from many women across America.
Wake Up Sister Wake Up Now! by Ron Hart
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
"Wake Up Sister Wake Up Now!" is a Graphic Short Story that I hope will help illuminate a cause that has gone long unnoticed. You never forget it after it happens. It happens more than you can imagine and it isn’t a forgettable experience. When I was very young, a close boyhood friend unexpectedly disappeared one day. At his young age, where did my friend get a gun and who did it belong to
The Grief Chronicles: With You in My Eyes Like Flaming Flowers: A Survivors Guide to Death by Overdose by Marie Minnich
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
This is the story of one mother's grief recovery after her daughters overdose death in 2009. In her own words, "So to you, fellow grief travelers, I say, be tough in your own little way. Pull on your sturdy grief knapsack with all the sturdy grief supplies in it, ropes and pulleys, and trudge your way up the grief mountain. Because I’ll be waiting for you at the top."
The Lowliest of Callings by Ilyan Kei Lavanway
Price: Free! Words: 670. Language: American English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
Often, the most difficult and unpleasant tasks in life are the ones that teach us most about ourselves and help us develop a personal relationship with our Savior, Jesus Christ, and his Father who sent him.
Theme and Variations about Short Lives, Child Death, Parent Grief by Jane O'Leary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,420. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
The death of an infant, child, or young adult, and the effects of that death on parents and other family is the central theme. Its variations are considerations of the experiences and observations of the author, the mother of three. Two of her children died in car accidents 23 years apart. The variations include essays, metaphors, and stories that address parental, sibling and grandparent grief.
When My Son Died by Kenn Pitawanakwat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,860. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
Parents should not have to bury their children. A father’s life is devastated as he fights to heal with Aboriginal language and ceremony. A lifetime of good works comes into question. Secrets are disclosed.
Turning the Page: Helping a Child Cope with the Loss of a Sibling by Sue Trace Lawrence
You set the price! Words: 51,360. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / general
This book is designed to offer advice and support for adults who are helping a child cope with the death of a sibling. Both practical and theoretical information is provided, as well as suggestions for additional help.