Books tagged: bereavement

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The Year My Mother Died
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,720. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Scott portrays a year-long journey from the perspective of a palliative/hospice trained physician. The book is punctuated by nostalgia and quirky behavior and ultimately offers hope to those who grieve. Through humor and reflection, she finds a way to honor her mother's profound contribution to her life.
Memories of the Flying Ball Bike Shop
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Understand the one you hate. What did the old Chinese man smoke? He smoked his enemy, and when he had smoked the hated man he would know him. "The best short story writer in any genre" (New Scientist).
Fear of Widths
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Home for his parents' funeral ... all the familiar, yet unfamiliar, things. And the horizon. How could he have forgotten the horizon? Mind-bending fiction from a Hugo-winning author.
Surviving Suicide: a mother's story
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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.
Crossroads
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
After the death of his wife, wealthy vagrant James Gilbert drives the dark rural roads of the Pacific Northwest, lost, utterly lost-- until he encounters Vantage Ackerman, bereaved parent, dark prophet, profane seer. Together they careen through roadside shrines and high-speed accident sites, edging closer and closer to their dark destiny, to the one thing they can never have: Closure.
A Beautiful Mourning
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Price: Free! Words: 23,620. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Elizabeth's memoir, A Beautiful Mourning, is about her deeply transformative journey both into and out of the mourning process where she found that darkness does not need to be something to fear rather it can be a regenerative womb of healing and rebirth. She has "returned with the elixir" to inspire anyone who has loved and lost--to live and love again!
Adverse Camber
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Price: Free! Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
On their perilous drive home from a New Year's Eve celebration, through swirling snow and much the worse for drink, a couple are caught in a near-fatal accident. Out of the blizzard appears a figure to help them. But his story will change their lives forever.
Everyone and Everything
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Price: Free! Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
This book contains ten short stories written by William Forde, the founder of Anger Management and a leading Relaxation Trainer in Great Britain for over 50 years. It has been written for the 5-9 year-old reader and provides an ideal 10-minute reading slot fill for children during morning assemblies at school and before going to sleep at night. The stories deal with child problem issues of today.
On the Back Lot of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
From the author of the Orange Prize-nominated comic novel, "A Visit From Voltaire," a heartwarming and funny short story about the scorching August morning her mother died in L.A. A woman who loved living among the various "types" who might have walked out of a Central Casting directory or a soap-opera audition call, the departed mother bequeaths her bereaved daughter the legacy of laughter.
Losing a Pet: coping with the death of your beloved animal
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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.