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Grief Resources Library



For those people who have computer access, the following sites may provide some support, information and links to other sites.


The following list includes just some of the many excellent resources for children and adults. Check with your local book store, or with the T.B. Scott Free Library in Merrill, or the Marathon County Public Library for books on grief for children and adults.


The 10th Good Thing About Barney

Judith Viorst. The death of a pet teaches grief lessons.

The Saddest Time

Norma Simon. Three stories about the death of an uncle, a grandparent and a classmate.

Sunflower Mountain

Kathleen Foster-Morgan. The love of children for their grandparents.

Tell Me Papa

Joy and Mary Johnson. Helpful information to prepare a child for a funeral.

You Hold Me and I'll Hold You

Jo Carson. The power of healing touch at times of loss.

After Charlotte's Mom Died

Cornelia Spelman. A daughter and father find hope for the future.

When Nothing Makes Sense

G. Deskin and G. Streckler. Children and Crisis related stress.


When a Friend Dies

Marilyn Gootman. A story to help teens validate their feelings.

Flowers for the Ones You've Known

Centering Corporation. A support group for teens in book form.

Straight Talk About Death

Earl Grollman. Straight from the heart information for teens.


No Time for Goodbyes

Janice Harris Lord. How to cope with the feelings around a tragic sudden death.

After the Death of a Child

Ann Finkbeiner. Living with loss through the years.

A Grief Observed

C.S. Lewis. A famous author talks about the death of his wife.

Helping Adults with Mental Retardation Grieve a Death Loss

C. Luchterhand and N. Murphy.

Final Gifts

Maggie Callanan and Patricia Kelley. Understanding the special communications of the dying.

Man to Man

Ralph Milton. The special needs of men in grief.

Midlife Orphan

Jane Brooks.

The Widow's Handbook

Charlotte Foehner and Carol Cozart. A guide for living.

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