Sad Isn’t Bad (4+)

Sad Isn’t Bad (4+)

Sad Isn’t Bad: A Good-Grief Guidebook Author: Michaelene Mundy Recommended age group: 4-8 years Description: Sad Isn’t Bad offers children of all ages a comforting, realistic look at loss–loaded with positive, life-affirming helps for coping with loss as a...
I Wish I Could Hold Your Hand (9+)

I Wish I Could Hold Your Hand (9+)

I Wish I Could Hold Your HandAuthor: Dr. Pat PalmerRecommended age group: 9 years +Description: Written by a psychologist this book deals with helping children identify their feelings, moving through all the stages of grief. It is written in a broad form and can be...
The Scar (5+)

The Scar (5+)

The ScarAuthor: Charlotte MoundlicRecommended age group: 5-9 yearsDescription: When the boy in this story wakes to find that his mother has died, he is overwhelmed with sadness, anger, and fear that he will forget her. He shuts all the windows to keep in his mother’s...
Where Are You? (4+)

Where Are You? (4+)

Where Are You? A Child’s Book About Loss Author: Laura Olivieri Recommended age group: 4-8 years Description: Beautifully illustrated and using simple text it will help even the youngest people understand the story line and help them cope with the loss of a loved one....
The Saddest Time (6+)

The Saddest Time (6+)

The Saddest Time Author: Norma Simon Recommended age group: 6-9 years Description: This book is three stories in one, dealing with death of different types (a terminal illness, classmate killed in an accident and a grandparent). This book is illustrated with realistic...