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Broken Openby Elizabeth Lesser
Good Griefby Granger Westberg; Augsburg Books, 1962 This short, classic message of survival comes from a Christian perspective.
Grieving: A Beginner's Guideby Jeshura Hull McCormack
Grieving: How to Go on Living When Someone You Love Diesby Therese Rando; Lexington Books, 1995 Includes sudden and unexpected death. Encourages readers to grieve in their own way.
Grieving the Loss of Someone You Love: Daily Meditations to Help You Through the Grieving Processby Raymond Mitsch and Lynn Brookside
Healing After Loss: Daily Meditations for Working through Griefby Martha Whitman Hickman; Avon Books, 1994
Healing Through the Dark Emotionsby Miriam Greenspan
How to Go On Living When Someone You Love Diesby Therese Rando
How to Survive the Loss of a Loveby Melba Colgrove, Harold H. Bloomfield, MD, and Peter McWilliams; Prelude Press, 1976 This easy-to-read classic addresses spouse or partner death.
I Remember You: A Grief Journalby Laynee Gilbert
In the Midst of Winteredited by Mary Jane Moffat (poetry)
The Journey through Griefby Alan D. Wolfelt, PhD; Companion Books, 2003 Explores the physical, emotional and spiritual journey of grief.
Living When a Loved One Has Diedby Earl Grollman
Loss of Dreamsby Ted Bowman
Mourning and Mitzvahby Anne Brener
No Time for Goodbyesby Janice Lord Harris; Pathfinder Publishing of California, 1991 This volume explores coping with injustice, anger and sorrow after a tragic death.
Nourishing the Grieving Heartby Jane Thompson and Holly Cashin
The Other Side of Sadnessby George Bonanno
Tear Soup: A Recipe for Healing After Lossby Pat Schwiebert (storybook)
This Thing Called Griefby Thomas Ellis
Thirstby Mary Oliver (poetry)
Unattended Sorrowby Stephen Levine
How Can I Help? and What Will Help Me?by Jim Miller; Willowgreen Press, 1994 This guide offers 12 suggestions for the griever. Also available from Compassion Books
Writing as a Way of Healingby Louise DeSalvo
The Year of Magical Thinkingby Joan Dideon
Allina Health Grief Resources
Judy Young, M Ed, manager of education and bereavement, Allina Health Home Care Services