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10 books about losing a child

Pick up one of these featured titles on losing a child in May 2021.

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There are hundreds of books published on losing a child. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

Beyond Tears: Living After Losing a Child, Revised Edition by Ellen Mitchell

Category: Grief & Bereavement

This book was published 12 years ago by Saint Martin's Griffin and takes approximately 6.7 hours to read.

A Hug From Heaven by Anna Whiston-Donaldson

Category: Death & Grief

This book was published 3 years ago by Mascot Books and takes approximately 1.3 hours to read.

The Unspeakable Loss: How Do You Live After a Child Dies? by Nisha Zenoff

Category: Grief & Bereavement

This book was published 4 years ago by Da Capo Lifelong Books and takes approximately 8.5 hours to read.

The Voice of an Angel: A Mother's guide to grief and how to thrive after the loss of a child by Marcy Stone

Category: Grief & Bereavement

This book was published 3 years ago by Independently published and takes approximately 9.2 hours to read.

The Invisible String by Patrice Karst

Category: Values

This book was published 3 years ago by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers and takes approximately 1.3 hours to read.

Where Are You? A Child's Book About Loss by Laura Olivieri

Category: Emotions

This book was published 14 years ago by Lulu.com and takes approximately 0.9 hours to read.

Someone I Love Died by Christine Harder Tangvald

Category: Death & Dying

This book was published 3 years ago by David C Cook and takes approximately 1.2 hours to read.

Shattered: Surviving the Loss of a Child (Good Grief) by Gary Roe

Category: Grief & Bereavement

This book was published 4 years ago by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform and takes approximately 8.6 hours to read.

How to Stop Losing Your Sh*t with Your Kids: A Practical Guide to Becoming a Calmer, Happier Parent cover

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How to Stop Losing Your Sh*t with Your Kids: A Practical Guide to Becoming a Calmer, Happier Parent by Carla Naumburg

Category: Anger Management

This book was published 2 years ago by Workman Publishing Company and takes approximately 7.5 hours to read.

When Mama Goes To Heaven by Jayna Russel

Category: Death & Dying

This book was published last year by Jayna Russel and takes approximately 0.9 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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