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Expressive Writing: Words that Heal
By James W. Pennebaker and John F. Evans
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,160. Language: American English. Published: April 15, 2014 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
“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.
Jessica’s Journey
By Carol Lee Ramie
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,770. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Pregnancy and childbirth
Through this book you will come to know Carol's most personal thoughts and what moments shook her world. During some of her most insecure times she would tell me, "Sis, as they say, feel the fear but do it anyway." This is truly a story of inspiration, love, hope and, sadly, tragedy.
We Need To Talk: Living With The Afterlife
By Lyn Ragan
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 69,350. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
What if someone you lost — returned... Hours after his murder, Chip Oney commenced to prove he hadn't gone anywhere. To show his fiancé his new life, divine love, and his spectacular adventures on the other side, he took her to visit that place known as, "The Afterlife".
Dancing in my Nightgown
By Betty Auchard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,630. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.
Saying Goodbye
By Mike O'Mary & Julie Rember
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,940. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Dream of Things. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Saying Goodbye is a collection of true stories about saying goodbye to the people, places, and things in our lives. The stories are universal. They are incredibly powerful and moving. And they are surprisingly uplifting and cathartic. "Tender perspectives helping readers with their own goodbyes." Midwest Book Review "The stories are about love, really, not sadness." Gretchen Little, Squidoo.com
Beyond Surviving: A Compilation of Stories from Survivors of Suicide Loss
By Survivors of Suicide Loss
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,560. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Beyond Surviving is a raw, beautiful, and inspirational collection of stories written by people who have survived the loss of a loved one to suicide. 100% of the proceeds of this book goes directly to Survivors of Suicide Loss, San Diego, a nonprofit organization, to help us support our survivor support programs and to carry out our mission. Please visit us at www.SOSLsd.org
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.
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.
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.
Det finns ljus i Mörkret
By Berith Lindberg
Price: $15.21 USD. Words: 31,560. Language: Swedish. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Det dröjde 18 minuter från det att min man Lennart föll ihop på vårt sovrumsgolv, tills han drog sitt sista andetag. 18 minuter... Det jag bevittnade, och till att börja med trodde var ett ångestanfall, var hans väg in i döden. Med SOS-operatörens hjälp började jag genast HLR, men hans liv gick inte att rädda. Boken beskriver min väg in mörkret och hur jag återfann fotfästet.
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."
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. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.
Forget Whatshername: The Truth About How to Get Your Ex-Girlfriend Back
By Jason Spears
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,730. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
Learn exactly what you should and should not do if you ever want a second chance with your ex girlfriend. This is an authoritative guide for guys who are struggling with a break up after being dumped. Whether your former girlfriend comes back to you or not you'll have all the tips, advice and strategies to move on with or without whatshername in your life and be a better man in the end.
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.
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."
A Widow's Journey
By Grace Brannigan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,480. Language: American English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Non-fiction, approximately 68 pages. "A Widow's Journey" is a true story of a widow's journey through loss, grief and renewal. It is the author's personal struggle following her husband's esophageal cancer diagnosis, illness and death.
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.. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
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.
One Last Word: Finding My Dad Again
By Chris Dikes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,540. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What do you do when there is no opportunity for one last conversation? How do you handle the swell of grief while handling the tasks of planning a funeral and going through a person's things? In One Last Word, Chris takes the reader along his journey as he deals with his grief. One Last Word is an inspirational testament to an imperfect relationship between a father and a son.
The Lotus Files
By Larissa C Walters
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,520. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
The Lotus Files is a personal memoir regarding the first year after losing a close loved one. In my case, it was my mother who battled breast cancer off and on for nine years before passing away in 2010. Stepping into my world will hopefully resonate with yours if you or a loved one has been placed on the path to acceptance that I was. You will get there. It just takes one day at a time.
Just Because You're Suicidal Doesn't Mean You're Crazy: The Psychobiology of Suicide
By Randi Jensen
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,280. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
A fascinating and illustrative view of suicide from the inside. After 24 years struggling with her own suicidality the author gives us an insightful explanation of how suicidal thought develops over time and how to help yourself or others successfully overcome it.