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Resources to Help Children Cope with Grief and Loss

The following books are written for seriously ill children or children who may know them. 

Gentle Willow: A Story for Children about Dying
Joyce C. Mills

When Dinosaurs Die: A Guide to Understanding Death
Laurie Krasny Brown and Marc Brown

Children Grieve, Too: Helping Children Cope With Grief
Joy Johnson and Marvin Johnson

How Do We Tell the Children?
Dan Schaefer and Christine Lyons

Sad Isn't Bad: A Good-Grief Guidebook for Kids Dealing With Loss
Michaelene Mundy, R. W. Alley (Illustrator)

Help Me Say Goodbye: Activities for Helping Kids Cope When a Special Person Dies
Janis Silverman

Lifetimes: The beautiful way to explain death to children
Bryan Mellonie and Robert Ingpen

The Fall of Freddy the Leaf 
Leo Buscaglio

Helping Children Grieve when Someone they Love Dies
Theresa M. Huntley

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