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The Library

“Books permit us to voyage through time, to tap the wisdom of our ancestors.”

                                                                                                              – Carl Sagan

Reading can be a powerful resource for processing and integrating grief.

Here is a list of books that have helped us along the way. We hope you'll find it helpful. 

Have a book recommendation?
We are always looking to expand our library of books useful for grievers.
Send us a message and we'd be happy to add it!



More Reading and Writing

Artist Chelsea Granger (who made the gorgeous header and cover art for our website) has a long and beautiful list of helpful books on her website. Click here to see her recommendations.


Anti-Racist Reading List for Children  
Offered by EmbraceRace - an organization working to raise a generation of children who are thoughtful, informed and brave about race.

Anti-Racist Reading List for Adults
Offered by The Stacks - a podcast about books that support independent bookstores.

Novelist Jesmyn Ward's Vanity Fair article: "Even in a pandemic, even in grief, I found myself commanded to amplify the voices of the dead that sing to me, from their boat to my boat, on the sea of time."

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