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Books & Resources

New Day is happy to suggest and provide complementary resources to grieving families. To request a book(s), please email us.

Adult Books
A Grace Disguised – Jerry Sittser
A Parent’s Guide to Raising Grieving Children – Phyllis Silverman & Madelyn Kelly
A Tiny Boat At Sea – Ellen Goldberg & Izetta Smith
Children Die Too – Marvin Johnson, Joy Johnson & Kristi Mc Clendon
Children’s Grief – Patricia Papenbrock & Robert Voss
Facing Illness, Findind Peace – Nancy Groves
Finding Your Way After Your Spouse Dies – Marta Felber
Healing After Loss – Martha Whitmore Hickman
Healing and Growing Through Grief – Donna O’Toole
Helping Children Grieve & Grow – Donna O’Toole
Honoring the Memory – Jim Boulden
How Do We Tell The Children – Dan Schaefer & Christine Lyons
How to Help Children Through a Parent’s Serious Illness – Kathleen McCue & Ron Bonn
How to Survive the Loss of a Love – Peter McWilliams, Harold Bloomfield, Melba Colgrove
How Will I Get Through the Holidays – James Miller
Never The Same – Donna L Schuurman
Preparing the Children – Kathy Nussbaum
Someone In Your Family Has Cancer – Toni L. Rocha
Streams in the Desert – Lettie B. Cowman & Jim Riemann
The Art of Being – James Miller & Susan Cutshall
The Color of Rain (soft copy) – Michael Spehn & Gina Kell Spehn
The Grieving Child (now ordered only when enough ordered) – Helen Fitzgerald
The Journey Through Grief and Loss – Robert Zucker
When a Man Faces Grief – James Miller & Thomas Golden
When You Know You’re Dying – James Miller

Dougy Center Books (for adults to help kids)
After A Death (Activity Book) – Lindholm, Schuurman, Hoff & Lawrence (Dougy)
After A Suicide Death (Activity Book) – The Dougy Center
Children Helping Children with Grief – Beverly Chappell (Dougy)
Helping Children Cope with Death – Donna L. Shuurman (Dougy)
Helping the Grieving Student – The Dougy Center
Helping Teens Cope with Death – The Dougy Center
35 Ways to Help a Grieving Child – The Dougy Center
What About The Kids – Funeral Planning & Services – The Dougy Center 
When Death Impacts Your School – The Dougy Center 

Adult Journals
A Season for Healing, A Reason for Hope – Timothy J. O’Brien
Grief’s Courageous Journey – Sandi Caplan & Gordon Lang
Grief Journal – Linda Andreozzi
I Remember, I Remember – Enid Samuel-Traisman

Middle School & Teen
A Teen’s Guide to Coping – Fairview Health Services
But I Didn’t Say Goodbye – Barbara Rubel
Facing Change – Donna O’Toole
How It Feels When A Parent Dies – Jill Krementz
Never The Same – Donna L. Shuurman
The Grieving Teen – Helen Fitzgerald

Aarvy Aarduark Finds Hope – Donna O’Toole
A Train’s Rust, A Toy Maker’s Love – Kristen Milligan
Barkley and Eve – Karen Carney
Children Helping Children with Grief – Beverly Chappell
Healing Your Grieving Heart for Kids – Alan D. Wolfelt
How I Feel (Coloring Book) – Alan D. Wolfelt
I Miss You – Pat Thomas & Leslie Harker
Memories Live Forever – Rugg, Rugg, Mullis & Haider
Molly’s Mom Died – Margaret Holmes
My Daddy’s Cancer
Sad Isn’t Bad – Michaelene Mundy
Sam’s Dad Died – Margaret Holmes
Sammy’s Mommy Has Cancer – Sherry Kohlenberg
Someone Special is Very Sick – Jim Boulden
Timothy’s Glove – Kathleen Chisholm McInerney
When Families Grieve – Sesame Street
When Your Grandparent Dies – Victoria Ryan