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Reading List for the Grieving

Stuck for Words Doris Zagdanski
Something I’ve never felt before
(How teenagers cope with grief)
Doris Zagdanski
After the Funeral Doris Zagdanski
Coping with Grief Mal McKissock
No Time for Goodbyes Janice Lord
A Grief Observed C S Lewis
Life and Death
24 real life stories
Dr. Philip Bachelor
Who Dies Stephen Levine
Grief and Remembering Allan Kellehear(Ed)
Tuesdays with Morrie Mitch Albom
The Courage to Grieve Judy Tatelbaum
Motherless Daughters Hope Edelman

General Grief for Children

The Grief of our Children Dianne McKissock (Australian)
What Dead Means Doris Zagdanski
Talking About Death Earl A Grollman
Water Bugs and Dragon flies Doris Stickny
Badgers Parting Gifts Susan Varley
Lifetimes Bryan Meltonie, Robert Ingpen
Don’t Forget I Hurt Too Elaine Peddey
I’ll Always Love You Hans Wilheim
The Very Best of Friends Margaret Wilde & Julie Vivas
Talking to Heaven James Van Praagh
What’s Heaven Maria Shriver
Something I’ve never felt before
(How teenagers cope with grief)
Doris Zagdanski

Child Death

On Children and Death Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
Living Well with Grief Betty M. Riordan
Sunday’s child Olivia Cox
When a Child Dies Carol Pregent
Living with the Death of a Child Pamela Smith
When Bad Things Happen to Good People Harold S. Kushner

Death of a child – children’s books  

A New Star Helen Lucas
The Forgotten Mourners Susan C Smith
The Christmas Box Richard Paul Evans
Remember the Secret Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
Jenny Angel Margaret Wild & Anne Spudvilas
Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes Eleanor Coerr
Meggie’s Magic Anna-Dean & Colin Stevens

Bereavement Theory

Grief Counselling and Grief Therapy J. William Worden
Grief Counselling Betsy N. Callahan
The Anatomy of Bereavement Beverley Raphael
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