Sometimes Life Sucks: When Someone You Love Dies (Paperback)

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A thorough, gentle book for teens to navigate their personal experience of grief, and for parents and teachers to use with teens struggling with loss Whether it's the death of a grandparent, pet, school friend, a teen fatality, a peer with terminal illness, living without a parent, or the death of a celebrity, teenagers experience loss in many ways and must struggle to come to terms with their shock and grief. Full of helpful tips, first person stories, and friendly advice, this resource helps teens navigate the loss of those they love. It covers such concerns as What can I do to help a friend who's grieving? What if I don't want to go to the funeral? What can I do when nothing seems to help? and Will other people think I don't care if I start to feel happy again?

About the Author

Molly Carlile is a playwright, educator, and former palliative care nurse.

Praise For…

"uses quotes from young people to demonstrate to readers that they are never alone in these circumstances, and the insights they share are helpful and encouraging."—School Library Journal
Product Details
ISBN: 9781742371887
ISBN-10: 1742371884
Publisher: Inspired Living
Publication Date: April 1st, 2011
Pages: 194
Language: English