Each item I list is a personal recommendation. I will never recommend something I have not personally read, listened to or watched. These are my top recommendations.

Book Recommendations for Grief

I have read many books on grief and to date these books stand out. I personally have read Bearing the Unbearable several times. It’s a book I return to when I find myself struggling inside of grief.

Documentary on Grief

I found this movie to depict what life represents after loss. The movie interviews a few bereaved parents in different stages of their loss.

Articles on Grief

If your child has died or you know someone whose child has died, please read this article:

An Open Letter to Bereaved Parents and Others by Dr. Joanne Cacciatore

Video/Podcast interviews related to Grief

Recommended non-fiction books

  • Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl
  • In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts by Gabor Mate
  • The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse by Charlie Mackesy
  • How to Be a Good Creature by Sy Montgomery

Podcasts I’ve enjoyed and found memorable