Children and Death

We often hear from pastors seeking resources for working with grieving children, sometimes in the loss of a family member or friend, and other times for those special family members, our pets.

dog heavenRevGals recommended the following books for children.  You may find these and others in our Amazon Store. Please add your suggestions in the comments.
Badger’s Parting Gift
Cat Heaven
Dog Heaven
The Fall of Freddy the Leaf by Leo Busgaglia
Goodbye Mog by Judith Kerr
Help Me Say Goodbye by Janis Silverman
I Miss You by Pat Thomas
I’ll Always Love You by Hans Wilhelm
The Invisible String by Patrice Karst
Missing Mommy by Rebecca Cobb
The Next Place by Warren Hanson
Rainbow Bridge
The Tenth Good Thing about Barney by Judith Viorst
Waterbugs and Dragonflies
When a Pet Dies by Mr Rogers

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3 thoughts on “Children and Death

  1. Mama’s Going to Heaven Soon by Kathe Martin Copeland
    What Happened When Grandma Died by Peggy Barker
    Emma Says Goodbye by Carolyn Nystrom
    Help Me Say Goodbye by Janis Silverman
    Sarah’s Grandma Goes to Heaven by Maribeth Boelts
    The Invisible String by Patrice Karst
    Tear Soup by Pat Schwiebert and Chuck DeKlyen

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