New york times bestselling author Anna Whiston-Donaldson delivers a simple and comforting message: love is stronger than death, and hugs from heaven are waiting for you.
The Memory Box: A Book About GriefSparkhouse Family #ad - The child in the story creates a memory box to keep mementos and written memories of the loved one, to help in the grieving process. Heartfelt and comforting, The Memory Box will help children and adults talk about this very difficult topic together. The unique point of view allows the reader to imagine the loss of any they have loved - a friend, family member, or even a pet.
I'm scared I'll forget you. From the perspective of a young child, Joanna Rowland artfully describes what it is like to remember and grieve a loved one who has died. A parent guide in the back includes information on helping children manage the complex and difficult emotions they feel when they lose someone they love, as well as suggestions on how to create their own memory box.
The Memory Box: A Book About Grief #ad - The memory box is a 2017 moonbeam children's book Awards winner--a contest intended to bring increased recognition to exemplary children's books and their creators, and to support childhood literacy and life-long reading.
Where Are You? A Child's Book About LossLulu.com #ad - It is created with love and care so that even the youngest readers will find comfort during this stressful and difficult time. Where are you: a child's book about loss is a kind and supportive text with beautiful illustrations designed to help children of all ages cope with the loss of a loved one.
The Invisible StringLittle, Brown Books for Young Readers #ad - Even though you can't see it with your eyes, you can feel it deep in your heart, and know that you are always connected to the ones you love. Now available in paperback for the first time!Parents, and social workers alike have declared The Invisible String the perfect tool for coping with all kinds of separation anxiety, therapists, loss, educators, and grief.
Does everybody have an invisible string? how far does it reach? Does it ever go away? This heartwarming picture book for all ages explores questions about the intangible yet unbreakable connections between us, and opens up deeper conversations about love. Recommended and adopted by parenting blogs, or loss with an imaginative twist that children easily understand and embrace, church groups, and educators, military library services, bereavement support groups, hospice centers, The Invisible String offers a very simple approach to overcoming loneliness, separation, foster care and social service agencies, and delivers a particularly compelling message in today's uncertain times.
The Invisible String #ad - This special paperback edition includes includes vibrant new illustrations and an introduction from the author. This book is a beautiful way to begin to try, as parents, the energy of love, to instill in children the impenetrable power of the heart, and the flow that can be felt from the grace in every moment.
Tony Robbins. In this relatable and reassuring contemporary classic, a mother tells her two children that they're all connected by an invisible string. That's impossible!" the children insist, but still they want to know more: "What kind of string?" The answer is the simple truth that binds us all: An Invisible String made of love.
With half a million copies sold, this accessible, bestselling picture book phenomenon about the unbreakable connections between loved ones has healed a generation of readers--children and adults alike--and has been updated with new illustrations and an afterword from the author.
When I'm With Jesus: For any Child with a Loved One in HeavenCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform #ad - Beautifully illustrated, and know they are still loved, When I'm With Jesus is a book that helps children see a loved one's transition to Heaven as a joyful thing, even when that person is no longer near. They have questions they are often afraid to ask to grieving adults. When i'm with jesus is created to minister to young children and older children, with large text for young readers or as a read-to book, and smaller text for older readers.
Children wonder about Heaven, especially when someone they love goes there.
God Gave Us HeavenWaterBrook #ad - As the sun rises on her snow-covered world, free of sadness and tears, Little Cub wonders aloud…“What is heaven like?”With tender words, her Papa describes a wonderful place, where God warmly welcomes his loved ones after their life on earth is over. Little cub and papa spend the day wandering their beautiful, invigorating arctic world while she asks all about God’s home: How do we get to heaven? Will we eat there? Will I get to see you in heaven? Papa patiently answers each question, assuring her that…“Heaven will be full of everything good.
This gentle story provides satisfying answers for a young child’s most difficult questions about what happens after this life, inviting “little cubs” to find comfort in knowing that God Gave Us Heaven. Also available:god gave Us YouGod Gave Us TwoGod Gave Us Christmas.
I Miss You: A First Look at DeathPerseus Distribution #ad - Titles in this sensitively presented series explore the dynamics of various relationships experienced by children of preschool through early school age. Kids are encouraged to understand personal feelings and social problems as a first step in dealing with them. Written by psychotherapist and counselor Pat Thomas, these books promote positive interaction among children, parents, and teachers.
When a close friend or family member dies, it can be difficult for children to express their feelings. There are full-color illustrations on every page. This book helps boys and girls understand that death is a natural complement to life, and that grief and a sense of loss are normal feelings for them to have following a loved one's death.
I Miss You: A First Look at Death #ad - . Great product! The story lines are simple and direct--easily accessible to younger children.
Something Very Sad Happened: A Toddler's Guide to Understanding DeathMagination Press #ad - Includes an extensive note to parents and caregivers with more information about talking to children about death, guidelines for answering a child’s questions, advice for attending funerals and visiting cemeteries, and ideas for commemorating the loved one. Since the two- to three-year-old child cannot read, this story is intended to be personalized; certain words are color-coded in red to cue to you to substitute with the appropriate names and pronouns for the person who died.
. Written at a developmental level that is appropriate for two- and three-year-olds, the story explains death; lets children know that it is okay to feel sad; and reassures children that they can still love the person who died, and the person who died will always love them. When a loved one dies, it can be hard to know how to explain it to a young child, particularly if you are grieving the loss yourself.
Something Very Sad Happened: A Toddler's Guide to Understanding Death #ad - Something very sad happened is intended to be read to two- and three-year-old children to help them understand death and process the loss of a loved one. Great product! Magination Press.
Sun Kisses, Moon HugsInner Flower Child Books #ad - It was selected as a child's grief awareness Day book-of-the-month, and also featured three years in a row for Multicultural Children's Book Day. Even when loved ones cannot be with us, we can feel their presence through our deep connections to the natural world. Great product! The book has been recommended as a new favorite resource by organizations that help children coping with a variety of issues such as an incarcerated parent, separation, moving, military families/deployed parents, immigration/refugee, adoption, foster care, displacement, shelter stays, bereavement.
And more. Lyrical writing and delightful illustrations provide soothing bedtime reading for any child. Whenever a child is in need of reassurance that they are loved, now and forever, this book will show them signs of love that exist all around them - from snowflakes to rainbows, tree hugs and whispering breezes, to each grain of sand on the beach.
Sun Kisses, Moon Hugs #ad - . We can always feel the love shining at us from the people in our hearts. Sun kisses, librarians, teachers, social workers, Moon Hugs has received glowing testimonials from parents, hospice caregivers. And most importantly, kids.
Someone I Love DiedDavid C Cook #ad - And it offers grown-ups a tool that turns what could be a difficult season into a meaningful time of healing. It gently leads children through grief with age-appropriate words and solid biblical truth that understands a child's hurting heart. From best-selling and beloved author christne harder Tangvald comes an updated and revised edition of her classic book of comfort for grieving children, fresh watercolor illustrations, filled with heart-healing words, and practical resources that help adults guide children through loss.
First published in 1988, someone i Love Died has long comforted the hearts of children 4 to 8 who have lost someone close. Great product! The added interactive resources ensure this book will become a treasured keepsake. Magination Press. Once complete, children create a memory book of the loved one's life.
My Heart Hurts: A Grief Workbook for ChildrenMy Heart Hurts #ad - It facilitates the many questions kids ask during private counseling sessions that they are afraid to talk about with other people. Magination Press. As a grief specialist, karen Jaggers works with so many heartbroken children who just want to understand what is happening to them. Special full color edition! my heart hurts is a workbook for children and teens who have experienced the death of someone whom they love and who is important to them.
My heart Hurts makes it easier. Available via amazon in full color edition, black and white edition, and kindle Great product! Whether you are a parent, a mental-health professional, a pastor, or a teacher who is also grieving the loss, the best way to provide the unique help children need at such a difficult time isn't always clear.
My Heart Hurts: A Grief Workbook for Children #ad - Her greatest hope in creating this workbook, is that this workbook will make a real difference in the lives of grieving families. Regardless of the type of loss: grandparent, friend, parent, or pet, teacher, sibling, no child should have to figure out how to handle the emotions of grieving all alone. Written by grief specialist karen jaggers, NCC, MS, LPC, this workbook provides an effective way to help children and teens when they need it most.
My heart hurts can help a grieving child begin to process the loss of anyone who was important to them, as well as guide adults as to how to begin a dialogue about loss and grief with a grieving child. And for children who are hurting, getting some extra help can make all the difference.