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Many good books are available. These are a few of my favorites.

Young children under the age of six
The Dead Bird by Margaret Wise Brown.

School aged children
The Tenth Good Thing About Barney by Judith Viorst. New York: MacMillan.
How It Feels When A Parent Dies by Jill Krementz. New York: Random House.
My Memory Book: A Journal for Grieving Children by Gretchen Gaines-Lane.
When Dinosaurs Die: a Guide to Understanding Death by K.B. Brown and Brown, M. Boston: Little, Brown and Co.

Learning to Say Goodbye: When a Parent Dies by Eda LeShan. New York: Avon.
Fire in My Heart, Ice in My Veins: A Journal for Teenagers Experiencing A Loss by E.S. Traisman.

Internet Resources
Chi Rho Press
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO.org)

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