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Losing and Finding My Father: Seasons of Grief, Healing and Forgiveness by Kira Freed
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015 by Two Hawks Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
"Losing and Finding My Father" is a daughter's journey of discovery sparked by the illness, coma, and death of her father. Having struggled for years to come to terms with an abusive childhood, she attends to her father and uncovers the love hidden within their painful relationship. It is a story of transformation -- about finding one’s voice, forgiving the past, and revising one's life story.
The TV In The Wall by Mark Geisler
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,980. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
This true life coming-of-age story follows the unique experiences of two twin brothers to an unimaginable tragedy. The reflection of human dualistic nature mirrored in them encapsulates the relation of choice and consequence in mind and in environment; emphasizing the value of decision. What ensues is a quest for truth, fun, and adventure while learning to conquer personal demons along the way.
The Ricochet of Echoes: The Lorraine Wilson and Wendy Evans Murders by Eric Wilson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 81,420. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On the 6th October 1974, two female trainee nurses, hitchhiking from Brisbane to Goondiwindi on the Queensland-New South Wales border, were kidnapped, raped and murdered. The author is the brother of one of those murdered girls. This follow-up to his first book, The Echo of Silent Screams, reports on the 2013 Coronial Inquest into the deaths of Lorraine Wilson and her friend, Wendy Evans.
Resilient Heart: Transcending the Death of Your Loved One by Gail Saunders
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 61,240. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Take a Deep Breath! You WILL Get Through This! There is Comfort, Support, and Hope for Your Shattered Heart. The death of your loved one has left you reeling, lost, and disoriented. Take my hand: I’ve walked this treacherous journey myself and within the pages of this book I will light your way and give you hope to survive this devastation.
Total Revival: Practical Steps to Getting Over Losses by Chimezie Okoro
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 110,240. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
In the part of the world where I come from, it's always survival of the fittest. One who emerges victorious or becomes successful has gone through uncountable horrible experiences. These experiences put together make this wonderful book, and those practical steps to surviving losses well explained are what this book tells. A sure help to getting over losses.
The Sisterhood of Widows by Mary Francis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,380. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
This book is a collection of true stories from widows of all walks of life who reflect and comment about life after the death of their husbands. Emotionally every widow handles it differently and yet there is a common bond they share that makes them part of a sisterhood. Each chapter is a widow’s story that provides perseverance, guidance, and insight into human nature.
Surviving the Loss of Your Loved One; Jan's Rainbow by Lindsay Collier
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
The day after Lindsay Collier lost his wife of 40 years to Ovarian Cancer a huge rainbow surrounded his home. This, along with a number of other signs, inspired him to write this book. This book contains many remarkable stories of how those loved ones we have lost stay connected and some very creative and comforting ideas of how to deal with loss.
Life After Caregiving Ends, A Guide to Beginning Again by Denise Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,820. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
The end of a caregiving experience leaves you a new person, yet without the time and perspective to adjust to that newness. It also brings up a conundrum—how do you move forward as this new person when you're missing the one who just died? “After Caregiving Ends, A Guide to Beginning Again” accompanies you as you cope with two losses—the loss of your caregiving role and your family member.
Expressive Writing: Words that Heal by James Pennebaker & John F. Evans
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,160. Language: American English. Published: April 15, 2014 by Idyll Arbor. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
“Write about what keeps you awake at night.” This book will help you overcome your worst traumas and emotional upheavals. You’ll resolve issues, improve your health, and build resilience. Based on nearly 30 years of scientific research, the book's clear explanations of the writing process show you how and when expressive writing can improve your health by dealing with your issues through writing.
Dancing in my Nightgown by Betty Auchard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,630. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Married when she was barely 19, Betty Auchard went straight from her parent's home to her husband's bed. She raised four children, returned to college, taught art in public school, and became a grandmother, published artist, a retiree and then a widow.
One Silken Thread: Poetry's Presence in Grief by Lee D. Scheingold
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,780. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Lee Scheingold’s rich, painful intellectual and personal journey—following the death of her husband—is described from viewpoints that have informed her life: psychoanalysis, clinical social work, Buddhism and family medicine. Yet it is poetry that is the connecting thread, beginning with the Russian poems which she studied in college. Turning to poetry allowed her to face her grief and a new life.
When Bluebirds Fly: Losing a Child, Living with Hope by JoAnn Deveny
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,450. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012 by Henschel Haus Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The Devenys seemed like a perfect family,living on Lake Minnetonka, Minnesota. On July 13th, 1991, they found out that tragedies don't only happen to other people. When Billy, a mischievous eighteen-month-old, slid open the door and ran out of the house, the family's destiny was changed forever. Shared from both parents' perspective, this book offers hope after the death of a child.
All That is Seen and Unseen; A Journey Through a First Trimester Miscarriage by Elizabeth Petrucelli
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement(5.00 from 1 review)
All That is Seen and Unseen takes you on a journey through the heartwrenching experience of losing a child in the first trimester. This loss is typically brushed aside due to society's opinion that a loss this early doesn't matter. Women are often left to grieve in silence.