Books and Resources

Grief and Loss

A Grief Observed C.S. Lewis
A Widow's Guide to Healing: Gentle Support and Advice for the First Five Years
  Kristin Meekhof and James Windell
Getting Past What You'll Never Get Over John E. Westfall 
Healing A Spouse’s Grieving Heart: 100 Practical Ideas After Your Husband or Wife Dies  Bonnie Carroll and Alan D. Wolfelt PhD
Here If You Need Me: A True Story
  Kate Braestrup
Heaven is for Real  Todd Burpo and Lynn Vincent
How To Go On Living When Someone You Love Dies Theresa A Rando, PhD
I Wasn’t Ready To Say Goodbye  Brook Noel, Pamela Blair PhD
Life After Loss Bob Deits
Live, Love, and Let Go
James K. Abshire MD
Military Widow: A Survival Guide Joanne M. Steen
On Death and Dying Elizabeth Kubler-Ross
Second Firsts: Live, Laugh, Love Again Christina Rasmussen
Stitches Anne Lamott
When Bad Things Happen to Good People
Harold S. Kushner
When God Winks  Squire Rushnell
Why Are the Casseroles Always Tuna? Darcie Sims

       

Death of a Child

Lament for a Son Nicholas Wolterstorff
The Worst Loss: How Families Heal from the Death of a Child Barbara D. Rosof

     

Suicide

After Suicide Loss Bob Baugher and Jack Jordan
Making Peace With Suicide: A book of Hope, Understanding and Comfort Adele Ryan McDowell PhD

 

Financial

A Widow's Guide to Healing: Gentle Support and Advice for the First Five Years Kristin Meekhof and James Windell  
Financial Strategies for Today's Widow: Coping with the Economic Challenges of Losing a Spouse David Latko