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Resources for Grief

We are constantly searching for resources, and we will add anotations to this bibliography soon.  If you would like to add to this list, please email your suggestion to:



Center for Loss and Life Transition:


The Dinner Party


Hospice Foundation of America:


Hot Young Widows Club:


Listing of 115 grief support websites:


Grief Share:


Refuge in Grief:



Pauline Boss and Krista Tippett.  On Being: The Myth of Closure.


Kate Bowler.  Everything Happens.


Megan Devine.  Refuge in Grief.

Shelby Forsythia.  Coming Back with Shelby Forsythia. 

Nora McInerny.  Terrible, Thanks for Asking:


What’s Your Grief Podcast:



Devine, Megan.  It’s OK That You’re Not OK: Meeting Grief and Loss in a Culture that Doesn’t Understand.

LaGrand, Louis.  Love Lives On:  Learning from the Extraordinary Encounters of the Bereaved.

Kübler-Ross, Elisabeth and David Kessler. On Grief and Grieving: Finding the Meaning of

Grief through the Five Stages of Loss.

Lesser, Elizabeth. Marrow: A Love Story.

Levine, Stephen. Meetings at the Edge: Dialogues with the Grieving and the Dying, the

Healing and the Healed.

Levine, Stephen. Unattended Sorrow: Recovering from Loss and Reviving the Heart.

O’Malley, Patrick (with Tim Madigan). Getting Grief Right: Finding Your Story of

Love in the Sorrow of Loss.

Sandberg, Sheryl and Adam Grant.  Option B:  Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy.

Grief Memoirs

Baestrup, Kate.  Here if You Need Me:  A True Story.

Didion, Joan.  The Year of Magical Thinking.

Eggers, Dave.  A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius.

Greene, Jayson.  Once More We Saw Stars:  A Memoir.

Levy, Ariel.  The Rules Do Not Apply:  A Memoir.

Lewis, C. S.  A Grief Observed.

McInerny, Nora.  Hot Young Widows’ Club:  Lessons on Survival from the Front Lines of Grief.

McInerny, Nora.  It’s Okay to Laugh:  Crying is Good Too.

McInerny, Nora.  No Happy Endings:  A Memoir.

Newland, Guy.  A Buddhist Grief Observed.

Oates, Joyce Carol.  A Widow’s Story:  A Memoir.

O’Rourke, Megan.  The Long Goodbye:  A Memoir.

Radziwill, Carole.  What Remains:  A Memoir of Fate, Friendship, and Love.

Starr, Mirabai.  Caravan of No Despair.


Grief Bibliographies

Blog Entries and Blogs

Widower’s Grief blog (published weekly by Mark Liebenow).

The Grief Healing Blog.

Hello Grief.

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