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Stealing The Show
Price: Free! Words: 55,170. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
Lewis Champion is in total, hopeless love with Jubilee Marshfield. Which is complicated, because she's his best friend. And just as he's about to tell her how he feels, Lewis' beloved grandfather, Paps, dies. In his will, Paps leaves a crazy wish: he wants his ashes spread thousands of miles away, and he wants Lewis to do it. Follow this wild journey of discovery, romance, and memories.
Eulalia Starwind
Price: Free! Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
Eulalia, the flying girl who taught me how to get lost and enjoy it, lived in an old abandoned house in the woods one summer a whole lot of years ago. Weird, she was, but in the nicest way... She used to say that she was "the laughter and the silence around it" and "that thing you never missed 'til you found it". And it's sure hard to describe her better - but in this book I've tried my very best.
Wistle's Promise
Series: 'Tales From The Fox Road'. Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
‘Whistle’s Promise’ is a children’s book that deals with the loss of a loved one. Children, like adults, have to deal with loss, sadness, even death. ‘Whistle’s Promise’ shows how a loving family of beavers deal with the passing of their mother. It also shows how the girl, Whistle, keeps a promise she made to her dying mother. It ends with the coming of spring and a renewed feeling of hope.
Hari Loved Dorothy
Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
Hari is only four, and Dorothy is elderly, but they’re good friends. They like taking walks together and making each other laugh. When Dorothy dies suddenly, Hari is sad and full of questions. Dorothy left him a memento, but he doesn't really want it. He has to find his own way of remembering Dorothy.
My Pet Is Gone?
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by Bookata, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
(5.00 from 1 review)
The loss of a pet is hard on everyone. Children can be especially sensitive. Because it is often a child’s first encounter with death, parents should handle the situation with care. With My Pet Is Gone, you can create a commemoration space where the family honors the pet. By integrating real-life events that involved your pet and your family, you’ll be able to guide your child toward closure.
Bumbershoot
Price: Free! Words: 460. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
Tara Brown's goldfish has died. A picture story about a small heartbreak.
Down the Memory Hole
Series: Children (ages 9-12). Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,640. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Summer vacation sucks when 12-year-old Buzz shares his room with a grandpa who has Alzheimer’s disease and his parents forbid him to associate with his best friend. The idea of giving up Mitch is bad enough. But how can he relate to an old man who wears adult diapers and thinks dog biscuits are people cookies? Someone who could die in the night and scare Buzz right out of puberty! (Ages 12 & up)
Understanding the Death of a Loved One
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
As a children's pastor, author and former educator, I've been inspired by God to write a book for children that deals with loved ones who die. Yes, death is a sensitive subject and we will all encounter dealing with it in one way or another. I pray this information will comfort the child and family who allow the Holy Spirit to minister to them as they read through the pages.
Le Papillon Jaune
Series: Balance. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: Canadian French. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Parents
J'ai écrit Le papillon jaune pour mon amie et son fils qui ont perdu la personne la plus chère à leur cœur; le mari et le père. Il n'ya pas beaucoup de livres pour enfants faciles à lire qui traitent du sujet de faire face à la perte d'un parent. C'est une histoire pour les enfants, mais même un adulte appréciera la consolation venant d'un petit papillon jaune, bonne lecture
What Does Super Jonny Do When Mom Gets Sick?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
How do you support a child with a sick relative? How do you empower them (and their family) to help? These questions and more are answered in this story. This is NOT just a picture book, it's a resource for teachers and families. Includes bonus material: A question page for teachers and families to facilitate discussion on this difficult topic. Also, a page for chronically ill parents.
Earnest Seeker A Metaphysical Fairytale About the Great Adventure of Death
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Inspirational
Earnest Seeker, is a tale told in rhyme about the great adventure of death. The story touches all ages. Death takes a vacation because he is so feared and misunderstood. The earth begins to suffer without death and is overrun with all living matter. Earnest learns death is needed and life is eternal; that the body is the dress of the soul. Our hero gets death back to work and saves our world.
Jill in a Box
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young girl deals with the loss of her grandmother by retreating into a refrigerator box. With the help of her friend and confidant, William the Ox, she comes to realize that the ones we love live on in us through our memories. A tender and joyful story for young and old that have experienced the loss of a loved one.
Kero Crosses The Rainbow Bridge
Series: Kero's World, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Kero is sicker than he’s ever been before, and has been for a while now. It looks like it’s time for another trip to the vet. But this time Kero’s human won’t be bringing him home; it’s time for Kero to cross the rainbow bridge! What does this mean? And what will Kero find on the other side of the rainbow bridge?
Seymour's Secret
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,470. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
Eleven-year-old Colt is devastated when his beloved Granddad’s vintage toy collection is stolen by a gang of obit robbers. Determined to solve the crime, Colt enlists the help of a girl who talks to ghosts and a gang leader who plants marigolds in the moonlight. But can Colt uncover the secret behind Granddad’s toys before everything is destroyed in this contemporary middle grade mystery.
The Yellow Butterfly
Series: Life Beam. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
I wrote The Yellow Butterfly for my friend who lost her husband. There are not many easy to read stories for children who have to cope with the loss of a parent. It is a story for children but even an adult reading it will appreciate the bliss to the heart coming from a tiny Yellow Butterfly.
The School Pet Who Went Missing
Series: Detective Mya Dove, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,850. Language: British English. Published: July 19, 2013 by Amaria & Sariel. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
Mya Dove joined the Children’s Police Force. It’s time to solve her second big case! CASE FILE NO.2: The School Pet Who Went Missing Mya’s school has a brand new pet. It’s cute, cuddly and loves everyone. Unfortunately, it’s gone missing! Did it run away? Or was it stolen? To solve the mystery, Detective Dove must face her bossy headmaster, a mean prefect, and a teacher with a dark secret...
Slow Squirrels for Old Dogs
Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
Honey’s dog, Bobby, has always been old… too old to play with her or chase squirrels. Then he passes away, and Honey learns she can miss him and also be glad he is in a better place. Children's Picture Book with themes of Death and Loss. Recommended for ages 4-8, grades Pre-K to 2nd.
Two Kids
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,080. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014 by Firedrake Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
A boy and girl develop a friendship that helps them through terrible personal tragedies.
The Gold Star Kid & The Dream Angel (Includes MP3 audio book)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2015 by Brittunculi Records & Books UK. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Dear Soldier," he wrote, "My dad was a soldier. He's in heaven now. I found this $20 in the parking lot when we got here. We like to pay it forward in my family." This, delightful children's story is written by British singer/songwriter Jonathan Taylor. The book is inspired by the true story of Myles Eckbert, a boy of just 8 years of age from Ohio, USA.
God's Hippo
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
When God sent the flood, what happened to all the animals that weren't on the ark? Lucy wants to know.