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Haunted Tales of Terror: Startling Hauntings, Apparitions, and Contact From the Other Side
Price: Free! Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
Prepare to have your ideas of where to find ghosts challenged as we explore some of the most unlikely and surprising haunted places on the planet...
Making It Quick and Easy
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017 by Unbelievable Universe. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
Thinking about ending it all? Know someone who might be? You or they better read this first.
True Paranormal Hauntings: What Happens After Dark? Creepy True Paranormal Hauntings And Stories From All Over The World
Price: Free! Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
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From haunted islands, confirmed poltergeist cases, to restaurants haunted by an estranged lover, mansions and palaces that serve as a home to a number of ghosts, and even a ghost train that never lets its passengers off, this book will provide all your ghostly curiosity and mystery seeking needs.
Adventures of the Terminally Ill
Price: Free! Words: 13,530. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
Many people wish to know what terminal patients close to death are thinking, yet they’re afraid to ask. The author shares the gritty realities of facing a limited lifespan while embarking on adventures that explore human spirituality and the nature of the soul. This little collection of stories and informative articles educates as well as entertains.
Atul Gawande's Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This is a Summary of Atul Gawande's Being Mortal, where this bestselling author tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending.
Fear of Death: It's About Life, Actually. Let's Talk About It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
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."
Death, Dying and Disappearing During the 1980's
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 11,890. Language: British English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
This is a collection of news stories about death and dying. They were assembled by the author from scrapbooks maintained during he 1980’s. They are all true stories however bizarre they may appear. There are tales of death by design, by unfortunate accident, death in the animal world, wills, ghosts and the loss of once common or everyday items. A book to dip into, rather than a long read.
The Tao of Loss and Grief: Lao Tzu's Tao Te Ching Adapted for New Emotions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by GreenDragonBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Taoism
The Tao of Loss and Grief provides the reader with a gentle philosophy of life and living based upon Lao Tzu's classic Tao Te Ching. The Tao of grieving acknowledges the mysteries of life and its many difficulties and surprises .Loss and the responding emotional response of grief are part of the mysterious whole of life. In this experience are also hope, love, forgiveness, and recovery from loss.
Reincarnation Viewed from the Standpoint of Soul Merging
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This book agrees with skeptics that there is no proof of a deceased personality returning to become the sole occupant of a new physical body. However, it points out that the process of soul-merging (or, spirit possession) is acknowledged by all major religions, as capable of taking place from early childhood.
What Can Be Learnt from Heritage Management at Auschwitz and Ground Zero? Managing the Needs of the Living and the Dead
Price: $5.65 USD. Words: 24,380. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This book sought to discover what is needed at sites of darkest tourism to manage the needs of both the living and the dead. The research looks at sites of mass tragedy that have been turned into sites of tourism, specifically Auschwitz-Birkenau and Ground Zero. The case studies were examined through theories of McDonaldization, kitschification, consumerism, contested spaces and authenticity.
Azriel - The Archangel of Death
Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off!) Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
The Abbotts explore the controversial subject of Death in a new & reassuring way. They introduce us to Archangel Azriel, a loving & compassionate angel who cares for each of us on our journey Home to Heaven. Subjects covered include death through disease, war, suicide, drug overdoses, euthanasia & the grieving process. Ease your concerns about death & dying - today. A Beacon of Light Book.
Hotels of Death - The Famous Checked In But Never Checked Out
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2014 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Hotels. We stay in them for a variety of reasons – for business, for pleasure or, perhaps, as we are passing through a town or city on our way to somewhere else. They provide a brief respite in such a journey or a place to retreat from the cares of a busy day. For some unlucky souls, however, they are the end of the line, the last place where they will ever lay their heads.
Paul Kalanithi's When Breath Becomes Air | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This is a summary of Paul Kalanithi's #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER When Breath Becomes Air. What makes life worth living in the face of death? When Breath Becomes Air is an unforgettable, life-affirming reflection on the challenge of facing death and on the relationship between doctor and patient, from a brilliant writer who became both.
Henry Miller: The Last Days
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,810. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Sky Blue Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
Only months after Barbara Kraft's dear friend Anais Nin died, she saw Henry Miller give a reading. She was inspired enough to read "An Open Letter to Henry Miller" on a local NPR station, and when Miller heard it, he invited Kraft to be one of his rotating cooks. What ensued was a close friendship with the famous author and a touching and detailed recording of the last two years of his life.
Resting Places of the Rich and Famous - R.I.P
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 17, 2013 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
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Resting Places of the Rich & Famous explores the bizarre history of tombstone tourism, from greats like Beethoven or Fred Astaire, to royalty like Diana Princess of Wales; a woman whose untimely death inspired mass grief on a scale never before seen.
The Last Time I Saw You
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,380. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2018 by Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Emotions, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
The death of a sibling is one of the hardest things that you will ever go through. No matter what your age, losing a loved one is difficult. This anthology is a first hand account of the surviving sibling's account on the last time they saw their sibling.
Spiritual Perspectives on Death and Dying
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,580. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Religious philosophy
*2016 Silver IPPY Award Winner for Aging/Death & Dying Insights on death and dying from C. G. Jung, the LSD research of Stanislav Grof, the Hindu and Tibetan Buddhist traditions and the writings of Alice Bailey. The sequence of events of the dying process, the fundamental journey of the soul and advice from these sources are reviewed. What unfolds is a vista of challenge and hope.
Beyond Death - What Really Happens!
Price: $3.99 $2.79 USD. (30% off!) Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
This sensitive & practical book examines what really happens during the dying process & after death. This book has been written in a gentle & enlightened way to help you overcome your fear of dying & death & view death in a completely different manner. This book also sympathetically examines the death of a child, the death of a loved pet, mass deaths, suicide & miscarriages. A Beacon of Light Book
Genocide - A History from Carthage to Darfur
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,310. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2014 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
As Winston Churchill learned the full horror of the Nazi atrocities, he reportedly said, ‘This is a crime that has no name’. The sheer scale of the mass murder made a new expression necessary: this went beyond anything seen before or since. The term ‘genocide’ was coined by Raphael Lemkin, a Polish lawyer of Jewish descent, who lost most of his family in the Holocaust.
Shooting Your Boyfriend: A Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Escrit Lit. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
If you never thought about shooting your no-good boyfriend, you probably ARE a boyfriend and should not read this book except for cautionary purposes. Cammy May Hunnicutt takes that impulse to its logical conclusion--and the results are hilarious. Unleashed from rewrites and editing, the rather terrifying Ms. Hunnicutt reveals a dark, cutting wit that will leave fellow-sufferers in stitches.