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The following links are books and CDs we recommended for anyone living with cancer or loving someone with cancer.  They will offer you information, guidance and hope.  For more information about each title, including some reviews or to be able to purchase them online, click on the picture or title of the selection.

For Children

How to Help Children Through a Parent's Serious Illness

Paper Chain

Kathy's Hats: A Story of Hope

The Kid's Book About Death and Dying
by Eric E. Rofes

When a Parent Has Cancer:
A Guide to Caring for Your Children/Becky and the Worry Cup : A Children's Book About
a Parent's Cancer (2-book package)

Grief, Bereavement, Faith, Hope 

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Thats Unacceptable - My Personal Story of Surviving a Brain Tumor
by Rebecca L. Libutti 
The book is currently available through The Tattered Cover Book Store at 1-800-833-9327

The Courage to Laugh

Humor, Hope, and
 Healing in the Face of Death and Dying


Final Gifts

Understanding the Special  Awareness,  Needs, and Communications of the Dying 

When Life Becomes Precious

Beyond the Road's End

A Guide for Recovering from the Death 
of a Loved One         
by Mary Catherine Fish



Death Be Not Proud
: A Memoir (Perennial Classics) 

When Bad Things Happen to Good People

The Bereaved Parent


Navigating Through a Strange Land: A Book for Brain Tumor Patients and Their Families
by Tricia Ann Roloff

Options : The Alternative Cancer Therapy Book

Making Miracles Happen

Alternatives in Cancer Therapy
: The Complete Guide to Non-Traditional Treatments :

CDs Available

Second Chance
 by Not By Chance * 

Vista Point by Not By Chance*

Additional Books

I Had a Friend Named Peter;
Talking to Children about the 
Death of a Friend
by Janice Cohn

I'll Always Love You
by Hans Wilhelm

Lifetimes: The Beautiful Way to Explain Death to Children
by Bryan Mellonie

Losing Uncle Tim 
by Marykate Jordan

Mrs. Katz and Tush (Reading Rainbow Book) by Patricia Polacco

Nana Upstairs and Nana Downstairs (Picture Puffin)
by Tomie De Paola


Blackberries in the Dark
by Mavis Jukes

Dad! Why'd You Leave Me?
by Dorothy R. Frost

On My Honor 
by Marion Dane Bauer

Remember the Secret
by Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

For Those Who Live: Helping Children Cope With the Death of a Brother or Sister
by Kathy Latour

My Grandson Lew
by Charlotte Zolotow

* The group Not by Chance was started by a brain tumor survivor. Their songs are about faith, hope, healing and dealing with cancer.


Note...if you have other books you would like to recommend please email me with your suggestions LSB37@aol.com.

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