Parent's Bibliography

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155.937 AKI  Akin, Kristin, Love Trumps Grief: the fight to save our sons and the gift that saved us; a mother tells the story of her 2 sons, Matthew and Andrew and their deaths from a rare immune disorder and her family's journey to the ultimate gift. Indianpolis, IN. 2012.

155.937 ALL Allen, Marie, Miscarriage, Women Sharing From the Heart; NY, Wiley, 1993.

158.1 BEA Beattie, Melody, The Lessons of Love: Rediscovering Our Passion For Life When It All Seems Too Hard to Take; From one of America's best selling inspirational authors a personal story of her world turned upside down after the sudden death of her 12 year old son. San Francisco , CA , Harper, c1994.

155.937 BEC Becvar, Dorothy S., In the Presence of Grief: Helping family members resolve death, dying, and bereavement issues. Guilford Press, 2001.

155.937 BER Bernstein, Judith R., PhD, When the Bough Breaks: Forever after the death of a son or daughter; The author, a bereaved parent and psychologist, presents excerpts from interviews with more than 50 parents who lost a child years ago to show the ways parents change in their relationships, adopt different values and a new spirituality. Kansas City , MO. Andrews & McNeel, 1987.

155.937 BEY Beyond Tears: Living after Losing a Child; Nine mothers whose children have died as young adults lend comfort and direction. NY, St. Martin's Griffin. 2004.

155.937 BRO A Broken Heart Still Beats: After Your Child Dies; A collection of fiction, essays, and poetry by writers who explore the shock, the grief, and the search for meaning that comes with the death of a child. Center City , MN , Hazelden, 1998.

155.9 COL Collins, Judy, The Seven Ts: Finding Hope and Healing in the Wake of Tragedy; Drawing on her experience of her son's death to suicide, singer Judy Collins in conversations with hundreds of people has culled 7 powerful steps to healing. NY, Penquin, 2007.

155.937 DAV Davis, Deborah, Empty Cradle, Broken Heart: Surviving the Death of Your Baby; Fulcrum Pub., Golden, CO c1991.

155.9 ELL Ellis, Thomas M., This Thing Called Grief: New Understandings of Loss; Mr. Ellis uses many real-life narratives of loss from his therapy practice and shows how you can learn and make your way towards a place of healing. Minneapolis, Syren Book Co., 2006.

155.937 FIN Finkbeiner, Ann K., After the Death of a Child, Living with Loss Through the Years; Written by a bereaved parent for other bereaved parents who are learning to live with their pain; The Free Press, New York , NY , 1996.

155.937 FIT Fitzgerald, Helen, The Grieving Teen: A guide for teenagers and their friends, NY, Simon & Schuster, 2000.

155.937 FUM Fumia, Molly, A Piece of My Heart: Living through the grief of a miscarriage, stillbirthor infant death; Conaro Press, CA., 2000.

248.86 GER Gerdes, Daniel A., Through the Storm; Dr. Dan Gerdes and his wife Karen's devastating death of their young son and their struggle to keep their lives afloat with a testimony forged through the storm with a new relationship with God. Mobile , AL , Gazelle Press, 2003.

306.874 GIL Gilbert, Allison, Parentless Parents: how the loss of our mothers and fathers impacts the way we raise our children. NY, 2011.

248.86 GRA Graham, Billy, Hope For the Troubled Heart; Word Publishers, Dallas, c1991.

248.86 HAY Hayford, Jack W., I'll Hold You in Heaven: Healing and Hope for the Parent Who Has Lost a Child; Regal Books, Ventura, CA, c1990.

155.937 HEN Henderson, Carol, Losing Malcolm: A Mother's Journey Through Grief; A mother loses her newborn son and battles to overcome sorrow. University Press of Mississippi , 2001.

618.92 HOR Horchler, Joani N., The SIDS Survival Guide: Information and comfort for grieving family and friends and professionals; SIDS Educ. Services, Hyattsville, Md., 1994.

248.866 HSU Hsu, Albert, Grieving a Suicide: A loved one's search for comfort, answers and hope. Downers Grove, IL, Inter Varsisty Press, 2002.

155.93 JAM James, John W. and Russell Friedman, When Children Grieve: For Adults to Help Children Deal with Death, Divorce, Pet Loss, Moving and Other Losses; If a child you love is grieving, the guidelines examined in this thoughtful book can make a difference. HarperCollins Publ., NY , NY , 2001.

155.937 JIM Jimenez, Sherry Lynn Mims, The Other Side of Pregnancy: Coping with miscarriage and stillbirth; Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1982.

362.28 JOI Joiner, Thomas, Why People Die by Suicide; Cambridge, MA Harvard Press.2005.

155.937 JOH Johnson, Joy, Keys to Helping Children Deal with Death and Grief; A bereavement specialist with more than 30 yrs experience helps parents explain death to children in ways that are understandable. NY, Barron's Educational Series, 1999.

155.937 JOH Johnson, Patricia P., Morgan's Baby Sisterread-aloud book for PARENT SHELF w ho have experienced the death of a newborn; Morgan tries to sort out and understand her feelings when her family's excited preparations for a new baby end with an unexpected tragedy. Resource Publ., San Jose, CA 1993.

618.3 KOH Kohn, Ingrid, A Silent Sorrow: Pregnancy Loss: Guidance and Support for You and Your Family; New York , Routledge, 2000.

618.393 KLU Kluger-Bell, Kim, Unspeakable Losses: Understanding the Experience of Pregnancy Loss, Miscarriage and Abortion; Filled with in-depth stories of those who have experienced these losses and solid, practical advice. New York, W.W.Norton, 1998.

618.32 KOH Kohner, Nancy, When a Baby Dies: The Experience of Late Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Neonatal Death; Written using letters and from interviews with many bereaved parents; London , Pandora, 2001.

155.937 KON Konigsberg, Ruth Davis, The Truth about Grief: the myth of its five stages and new science of loss. Simon & Schuster, NY, 2011.

362.28 KUE Kuehn, Eileen, After Suicide: Living with the Questions; healing tools for suicide survivors, Mankato , MN , Life Matters, 2001.

296.3 KUS Kushner, Harold S., When Bad Things Happen to Good People; also in audio cassette. Schochen Books, New York , c1981.

362.28 LES Lester, David, The Cruelest Death: The enigma of adolescent suicide; Philadelphia, Charles Press, 1993.

155.937 LIM Limbo, Rana Kl, When a Baby Dies: A Handbook for Healing and Helping; LaCrosse, WI, Bereavement Services 1998.

155.937 LIN Linn, Erin, 150 Facts About Grieving Children; Incline Village, NV, Publisher's Mark, c1990.

155.937 LOG Logelin, Matthew, Two Kisses for Maddy: A Memoir of Loss & Love, the first of Mr. Logelin's life following the birth of his daughter and death of his wife. NY, 2011.

155.93 MAR Marta, Suzy Yehl, Healing the Hurt, Restoring the Hope: How to guide children and teens through times of divorce, death and crisis. Takes the reader inside the hearts of grieving children. Rainbow, Inc, dedicated to helping preschoolers to young adults cope with losses using activities, stories, advice and information. PA, Rodale Press, 2003.

155.937 NEE Marx, Robert J., Facing the Ultimate Loss: Coping with the death of a child. Fredonia, WI. Champion Press. 2003.

155.937 MEH Mehren, Elizabeth, After the Darkest Hour, The Sun will Shine Again: A Parent's Guide to Coping with the Loss of a Child, Fireside Book, Simon & Schuster, NY, 1997

234 NAS Nash, Ronald H.B, When a Baby Dies: Answers to Comfort Grieving Parents; Grand Rapids , MI , Zondervan Publ.,1999.

158.1 NEE Neeld, Elizabeth Harper, Tough Transitions: Navigating your way through difficult times; NY, Warner Books, 2005.

362.88 RAM RAmsey, John, The Other Side of Suffering, the father of JonBenet Ramsey tells the story of his journey from grief to grace. FaithWords, 2012.

155.937 SEI Seibert, Dinah, Are You Sad Too? Helping Children Deal with Loss and Death; Suggestions for teachers, parents, and care providers of children up to the age of 10. Santa Cruz, CA, ETR Assoc., 1993.

362.28 SMO Smolin, Ann, Healing After the Suicide of a Loved One; New York , Simon & Schuster, c1993.

155.937 VAN Van Praagh, James, Healing Grief: Reclaiming Life After Any Loss; also on audio CD, Penquin , NY , 2000.

155.937 VOL Volkan, Vamik D., Life After Loss: The Lessons of Grief; New York , C. Scribner's Sons, c1993.

155.9 WEI Weiss, Stefanie I., Everything You Need to Know About Dealing With Losses; New York , Rosen Publ., 2001.

155.937 WEL Welshons, John E., Awakening From Grief: Finding the Way Back to Joy; Hawaii, Publishers Group West, 2003.

155.937 WOL Wolfelt, Alan, Healing Your Grieving Heart for Kids: 100 Practical Ideas for Kids; Simple advice and activities for children. Companion Press, Ft Collins, CO, 2001.

155.937 WOL Wolfelt, Alan, Healing Your Grieving Heart: 100 Practical Ideas; Compassionate advice and simple activities to help you through your loss. Companion Press, Ft Collins, CO, 2000.

152.4 WRI Wright, H. Norman, Experiencing Grief; a brief, but powerful book to lead you out of your grief experience thought the 5 stages of grief, Broadman & Holman Publ., Nashville, TN, 2004.

155.937 WUR Wurtle Margaret, Touching the Edge: A Mother's Spiritual Journey from Loss to Life, NY. Wiley, 2003.

155.937 BEY AUDIO DVD Beyond Death's Door: Help for the grieving process after someone you love has died; provides first hand understanding of the grief process and will give you help for your grief journey. Paraclete Video Prod., 2004.

155.937 VAN Van Praagh, James, Healing Grief: Reclaiming Life After Any Loss, AUDIO CASS. Penquin Audiobooks, NY, 2000.

Compiled by Kearns Funeral Service 12/31/2008

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