Books tagged: bereavement

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The Black-Eyed Susan
Series: Parallels. Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(3.75)
A short story from the world of the "On Dark Shores" fantasy series. Ten years before the action in that novel, a ship's captain goes to Scarlock to see the moneylender Copeland, pleading for more time to pay off his debt. 1.5k words
A Lark Ascending
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,720. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This biographical novel is the true story of a father's love for his three year old daughter struck down with Leukemia after a visit to Sweden at the time of Chernobyl. Together they explore fight for her survival in a health service that could not cope. It is a story of love and hope. The story became an inspiration behind the founding of The Laura Centre, Rainbows & other children's charities.
Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,000. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Seven Rivers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00)
"Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death" (in three parts: Memoir, Poetry, & Fiction) packs the emotional wallop of "Titanic," darkened with a dash of "Tales From the Crypt." This 10-author anthology about death and its aftershocks will sear your soul, make you laugh ... and ultimately help you heal, if you're haunted by a death that has upended your emotions in ways you never expected.
Your Baby Is Safe: excerpts from an illustrated book for anybody who has loved and lost a little one
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 230. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
If you yearn to hold your baby, If your love still burns, If your heart is broken, Or if you want to comfort to someone walking this road, This book is for you. Excerpts from the art book written and illustrated for anybody who has loved and lost a little one at any age. "The words and imagery are wonderful...I hope it provides many people with some comfort..." Maggie McVay Lynch, Ed.D.
Fireflies: A Father's Tale of Love and Loss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the bestselling novels of suspense master David Morrell, fear is the main subject. But Morrell himself had never known genuine terror until he watched his 15-year-old son wage a heroic but doomed struggle with cancer. This is one father’s powerful and unforgettable story of fierce love, impenetrable loss, and an unexpected, breathtaking encounter with the miraculous.
'Buddhish': The Unfeeling Doctor's Freefall into Buddhism, Grief and Grace
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,340. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
So how did this agnostic emergency doctor first find Buddhism, or Buddhish-ness? I had started practicing medicine while pregnant with my first child. Then my life shattered. At 20 weeks, I delivered a stillborn baby girl. A local priest said, "You need to forgive yourself, and I can't help you with that." This is the story of Buddhism leading me on my path to forgiveness.
Penumbra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,490. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When a young tug pilot's career is ruined by a collision in Earth orbit he has no choice but to accept a commission to fly an eccentric ship builder to a planet far from the trade routes. Discovering alien ruins on the planet and the hulk of a missing generation ship they are thrown into the centre of a conspiracy that reaches back centuries. A key novel from one of the UK's favourite SF writers.
Don't Tell Me To Get Over It - A Journey Through Grief
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Reference
(4.00)
'Don't Tell Me To Get Over It' is a personal account of my journey through grief following the successive deaths of my mother and eldest son. It offers practical advice on how to cope through the tragedy of loss, both for the bereaved and also for those wishing to support them.
When They Go and You Do Not: A Blog and Plays about Dying and Coming Back to Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012 by Star Publish LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
WHEN THEY GO AND YOU DO NOT: A blog and Plays about Dying and Coming Back to Life chronicles the author’s journey through the untimely death of her husband, Tony Shultz, from mesothelioma. Merson continues documenting the healing process through her plays as experience turns to memory. Her included most recent solo play completes the first cycle of healing for the wife turned widow.
Good Grief: How to recover from grief, loss or a broken heart
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,670. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Good Grief is a book for everyone. Loss is part of our daily life. Grief visits us all. There are many incidental and inevitable losses and let-downs, as well as major losses in life. Sometimes the sense of loss and grief we experience leads to feelings of despair. Life seems to lose its meaning. Good Grief shows that a satisfying and meaningful life is possible after loss.