Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement

Seven Ways to Help a Friend Who's Lost a Pet
By Peggy Haymes
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
You just heard their cat died. Or someone told you his dog was missing. You want to be a good friend to a friend who's missing their pet but you don't really know what to do. After all, there's no funeral home visitation. This brief guide by counselor Peggy Haymes gives you helpful tips for supporting a friend or family member as they grieve.
Surviving Loss: The Woodcutter's Tale
By Lisa Saunders
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Woodcutter’s Tale is a tender fairytale for all ages about the process of healing after the death of a child. The afterword, written by a psychotherapist, seeks to help individuals understand the grieving process and return to a life with purpose and meaning. This booklet also includes one mother's story of how she's trying to move forward in a way that will honor the memory of her child.
The Last Time
By Alan Freedman
Price: Free! Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
A truth to be forged into the very core of your heart – my heart – is because there is most assuredly a last time coming for everything, and for everyone we love – a last time to tell them that you love them – to bundle up children or grandchildren, as you drop them off at a school bus stop – to tuck them in at night – celebrate a birthday, an anniversary,a never to be forgotten special occasion.
Death: Are You Ready For The Truth?
By K.B. Stevens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
I am going to unequivocally show you what the experience of death is and tell you how that knowledge can improve your life. I know that's a pretty tall order, but everyone of us has the innate capacity within ourselves to know and accept the truth about death, regardless of age, religion,or culture
Hope for the Holidays: 14 Tips for Creating Your Holiday Plan When You are Grieving
By Debbra Bronstad
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Dreading the holidays after losing a loved one? The first year is especially difficult. Reliving family traditions when someone is missing who played a special role is painful. For others, it has been many years since the loss and it has been hard to regain your equilibrium. This book includes tips and a Create My Holiday Plan Worksheet to help you be proactive as the season approaches.
Grief: What Happens After The Funeral Is Over
By Tabi(tha) Jayne
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
At first when a loved one dies there is so much to do with registering the death, organising the funeral and letting people know that it keeps us busy. We really don’t have time to think about the implications of what has actually happened. It’s only after the funeral that it really hits home. All of sudden we really notice that there is a huge big gap within our lives. What happens next?
The Humanist Approach to Grief and Grieving
By Jennifer Hancock
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
How to grieve and maintain your sanity. A rational and compassionate approach to bereavement. Non-religious individuals who are experiencing grief need a resource that they can turn to as they process their grief. They need a resource that will help them cope, as Humanists, with the emotional trauma that is the grieving process. This is that book.
Fear of Death: It's About Life, Actually. Let's Talk About It
By Amy Wallace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
What do all human beings have in common? All the self-help books in the world can’t change the fact that we all will die. What if we weren’t so afraid of death, or of even talking about it? The fear of death – even when below our conscious awareness – underlies all fears. But, as Elisabeth Kübler-Ross and David Kessler remind us in Life Lessons … “Fear doesn’t stop death; it stops life."
Losing a Pet: coping with the death of your beloved animal
By Jane Matthews
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
For anyone grieving the loss of a pet, or facing up to having a pet put down, this short book offers a mix of practical guidance and support in dealing with difficult and confusing emotions. Compassionate and reassuring, the book is already offered to bereaved clients by many UK vets and pet crematoria and is a set book for veterinary nurses studying at a leading UK Animal Care College.
Surviving the loss: My story
By Rosette Mars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
Pregnancy should end with joy and celebration...not in grief.
Becoming Bigger Than Our Pain - Thru Love & Courage
By Sandy Brosam
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,370. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
What to say and do for those who are coping with a life threatening situation or death of a loved one. Sometime in your life either you, or someone close to you, will lose someone they love. This is a guide that not only gives you suggestions on what to say and do for others, it empowers you to become bigger than your own pain. This guide is about grief support from any loss.
I Know How You Feel
By Jordan Rivers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
Have you lost a child? Can't stand the thought of going to some anonymous group only to be surrounded by even more grief? In her own words, Jordan tells you about the loss of her son who was serving his country in the army. How she's managed in the last ten years. It's a chance to hear from someone who knows how you feel without you leaving the comfort of your own home.
Song Sung Blue
By J Michael Moore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,350. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Cancer has affected the lives of many people, and not just the victims, but their families as well. Breast cancer in particular can be devastating not only to a woman, but also to her husband and children. The journey through illness, treatment, recovery, and recurrence touches all, and the hard decisions concerning insurance, finances, and work, will affect each one. This is one family’s story.
One Moment: A Memoir of Loss, Stillbirth, Faith, and Hope
By Joan W Higgs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,730. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"One Moment" chronicles the author’s experience with sudden loss in her personal life and inside her classroom. It is also her memoir of growing up in West Virginia, daughter to a working single mother for part of her life. Clearly, it is the loss of her granddaughter to stillbirth that dominates this memoir and helps inform the public about a little known epidemic.
When a Pet Dies
By Sherri Fulmer Moorer
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Losing a pet is tough. This article gives tips on coping and comforting others making the difficult journey through grief.
Recovery from Trauma, Grief and Loss; A Practical Approach
By Diane Meyer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This ebook is based on Diane's personal journey of healing and self re-discovery. Her dental and facial trauma began in 2004 and climaxed in 2012 with a 10 hour bilateral Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Replacement surgery. Diane leads you through a series of steps, the same steps that she followed in her journey to recovery and answers the important question… How did she get through it all.
Healing Meditations for Surviving Grief and Loss
By Sibel Hodge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
(5.00 from 1 review)
These meditations are designed to create positive and healthy changes in our lives, aid us on our journey to recovery, comfort us, inspire us, and give us hope of a brighter future. They can help to rebuild our self-confidence and help us learn to to love ourselves and our lives again.
Free To Grieve - A Mother's Memoir In Black and White
By Teleah Scott-Williams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Free To Grieve - A Mother's Memoir in Black and White is a moving narrative about the sudden death of 16-year-old student athlete. The book chronicles the author's journey through the grieving process and how she came to accept the reality of losing her son to a silent killer of young athletes.
Healing During Loss: The Rainbows of Memories Method
By Barbara L. Warren
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: American English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Loss hurts. But you are not alone. "Healing During Loss: The Rainbows of Memories Method" features real stories of loss, hope, and healing. You'll even discover your own personal rainbow roadmap. A discussion guide for reading groups and Expanding Your Resources offer guidance. Art Nanna, Ph.D., calls the book "a sound, practical approach to dealing with grief and loss."
Surviving Suicide: a mother's story
By Heather Hapeta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,610. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
A practical guide for people who have had someone die by suicide. The first half is about a son's (Greg) motorbike accicent at 15 years old, then his suicide at 20 years. The second half offers the family many helpful tips for surviving this grief and also shows friends of the bereaved ways in which they can help each other during an extremely difficult time. Written by a mother and therapist.