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Books

For Parents

After Loss: Parenting in the Next Pregnancy
O'Leary, J. , Parker, L. and Thorwick, C. (1998) Minneapolis: Allina Health. For subsequent pregnancy.

After the Loss of Your Baby
Nykiel, C. (1994) Frankfort Il. PO Box 962, Frankfort Il 60423. For teen mothers.

Bittersweet…hellogoodbye: A Resource in Planning Farewell Rituals When a Baby Dies
St. Charles, MO: Share

Born too Soon
Mehren, Elizabeth

A Different Kind of Mother: Surviving the Loss of My Twins
Howser, Christine

Empty Arms: Coping After Miscarriage, Stillbirth, and Infant Death
Isle, Sherokee

Empty Arms: Emotional Support for Those Who Have Suffered Miscarriage or Stillbirth
Vredevelt, Pam W.

Empty Cradle, Broken Heart
Davis, Deborah L. (1991)

Ended Beginnings: Healing Childbearing Losses
Panuthos, Claudia and Romeo, Catherine. 1984

Forever Our Angels
Stone, Hannah. 2006

Grieving the Child I Never Knew
Wunnenberg, Kathie

How Do We Tell the Children
Schaefer, Dan & Lyons, Christine. Discusses what children of different ages understand about death and how to handle the crisis and the grief.

Loving and Letting Go
Davis, Deborah. 1993 Omaha, NE, Centering Corp. For NICU or newborn death.

Parenthood Lost: Healing the Pain after Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Infant Death
Berman, Michael

Stillborn: The Invisible Death
Defrain, John et al. 1986

Surviving Pregnancy Loss: A Complete Sourcebook for Women and Their Families
Friedman, Rochelle & Gradstein, Bonnie

Tear Soup: A Recipe for Healing after a Loss
Schweibert, Pat

A Time to Decide, a Time to Heal: for Parents Making Difficult Decisions about Babies They Love
Minnick, Molly A., Delp, Kathleen J., (Dec. 1992) Dealing with fetal anomalies pregnancy termination.

Unspeakable Losses: Understanding the Experience of Pregnancy Loss, Miscarriage, and Abortion
Kluger-Bell, Kim.

Unsung Lullabyes/Understanding and Coping with Infertility
Jaffe, J.

When a Baby Dies: A Handbook for Healing and Helping
Limbo, Rana & Wheeler, Sara. To order call RTS Bereavement Services 800-362-9567.

When Pregnancy Fails
Borg, Susan & Lasker, Judith

For Children

About Dying: An Open Family Book for Parents and Children Together
Bonnett Stein, Sara.

Annie and the Old One
Miles, Miska.

The Fall of Freddy the Leaf, A Story of Life for All Ages
Buscaglia, Leo. Tells the story of the life cycle and death of a leaf. (Ages 3-8)

If I Die and When I Do
Sternberg, Franki and Barbara.

Life and Loss: A Guide to Helping Grieving Children
Goldman, L. (1994) Bristol, PA Accelerated Development

Loss and How to Cope with It
Bernstein, Joanne.

Molly's Rosebush
Cohn, J. (1994) Morton Grove, Il. Whitman and Company

Talking About Death: A Dialogue Between Parent and Child
Grollman, Earl A.

The Tenth Good Thing About Barney
Viorst, Judith. Central figure is a cat, Barney. Grief and sad feelings are explored and resolution occurs through remembering. (Ages 4-10)

Thumpy's Story
Dodge, Nancy. (1983) Springfield, Il Prairie Lark Press. A story of love and grief shared by a rabbit family after one of the bunny children dies. (Ages 3-6)

When Someone Dies
Greenlee, Sharon. (Published by Peachtree Publishers Ltd., Georgia copyright 1992

Where's Heaven?
Shriver, Maria. (Published by St. Martin's Press, NY copyright 1999)

For Professionals

Couple Therapy for Infertility
Diamond, Ronny et al 1999

When a Baby Dies
Leon, Irving. 1990

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