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  • Bridge Over The River Why

    A Guide for Those Who Have Suffered the Loss of a Child to Suicide by

    “In Bridge Over the River Why, the Coopers have succeeded in a dual task documenting their own journey through the grief of losing their son Eli by suicide, while at the same time providing a valuable resource for anyone who has had to face the same ...


  • Mute Children

    by

    How do you recover from the trauma of suicide, especially when the person who took his life was your father, and the event happened when you were just six years old? The short answer is, you can’t—at least not fully. Such events don’t just happen to ...


  • Neverborn

    by

    Did you ever have a period of time in your life when the whole world crashed in on you? Rachael, the principal character in this book had such a time; an entire year of tragic events piled one upon the other. She finds strength and reassurance from ...


  • I'll Shave My Head Too

    A Father's Stories Through the Happy Hell of Childhood Cancer by

    Spencer was diagnosed with Stage IV neuroblastoma at the age of six. Tracey and Steve did what most parents try to do: provide a fun and stimulating environment for their kids to grow in and reach their full potential. Foster did what brothers do: ...


  • Life Came to a Standstill

    True Accounts of Loss, Love, and Hope by

    How does a parent live through the death of a child? This profound and poignant compilation of the courageous personal journeys of seven grieving mothers and one grieving sister offers a road map of how to cope with the anguish of traumatic, ...


  • End of Life Stories

    Tips and Tools for the Souls Journey Home by

    End of Life Stories: Tips and Tools for the Soul’s Journey Home is an extraordinary book designed to ease people’s suffering in the face of death. Here, anxious loved ones of individuals who are at the end of their lives will find comfort, wisdom ...


  • Grief is...

    Thoughts on loss, struggle and new beginnings by

    Once upon a time, Heike was one of those capable and organized people who envisioned her own happily ever after. But when her brother and husband died eighteen months apart, both far too young, it hit her hard. On good days, she would find herself ...


  • Death, Grief, and Loss

    A Guide for Parents, Caregivers, Educators, Counsellors, and Other Helpers to Talk about Difficult Topics by

    WOODLAND WISDOM BOOKS were created to support parents, caregivers, educators, counsellors, and other helpers in the community to navigate difficult subjects with children. As a Children’s Counsellor, I am often asked, “How do I talk to a child about ...


  • Death, Grief, and Loss

    A Guide for Parents, Caregivers, Educators, Counsellors, and Other Helpers to Talk about Difficult Topics by

    WOODLAND WISDOM BOOKS were created to support parents, caregivers, educators, counsellors, and other helpers in the community to navigate difficult subjects with children. As a Children’s Counsellor, I am often asked, “How do I talk to a child about ...


  • I Lost My Child To Cancer

    A Mother's Story from Diagnosis to Healing After Loss by

    In the spring of 2006, Shelly Dubois is as happy as she’s ever been. A recent move to beautiful Vancouver Island has proven to be a terrific decision. Her husband Jean is pleased with his new job, their younger daughter Aleida is adjusting well, and ...