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Below is a list of recommended grief books grief specific to miscarriage, stillbirth and baby loss as well as books for young children. We only recommend books we have personally read and found beneficial.

Books for parents

Pregnancy Loss - Zoe Taylor

Pregnancy Loss: Surviving Miscarriage and Stillbirth

Zoe Taylor

Our Babies Have Died - SANDS and Cathy Oliver

Our babies have died: Stories of miscarriage stillbirth and neonatal death

SANDS Vic and Cathy Oliver

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You are not alone

 Teddy Love Club (now called Pregnancy Loss Australia)

When a baby dies - Nancy Kohner and Alix Henley

When a baby dies: the experience of late miscarriage, stillbirth and neonatal death

Nancy Kohner and Alix Henley

       
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Forever our angels

Hannah Stone

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Remembering our angels

Hannah Stone

       
 

Loss Of A Baby - Margaret Nicol

Loss of a Baby, Death of a Dream: Understanding Maternal Grief

Margaret Nicol

Empty Cradle Broken Heart - Deboral L. Davis

Empty Cradle, Broken Heart: Surviving the Death of Your Baby

Deborah L. Davis

 

A Silent Love - Adrienne Ryan

A silent love: personal stories of coming to terms with miscarriage

Adrienne Ryan

Ended Beginnings - O'Mara McMahon

Ended Beginnings: Healing Childbearing Losses

Claudia Panuthos, Catherine Romoero and Petty O'Mara McMahon

 
Our Heartbreaking Choices: Forty-Six Women Share Their Stories of Interrupting a Much-Wanted Pregnancy - Christie_Brooks

Our Heartbreaking Choices: Forty-Six Women Share Their Stories of Interrupting a Much-Wanted Pregnancy

Christie Brooks

 
 
       
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In the Company of angels - A memorial book

Casey Shay Press

A memorial book specific to miscarriage

  

Angel Baby - A journal of healing - Carey Knifong

Angel Baby: A journal of healing after the loss of an unborn, born still, or newborn child

Carey Knifong

An open ended journal guiding the bereaved mother in writing her thoughts.

       

Memoirs

     
       
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A mother's tears: a story of stillbirth and life

Nicole Wyburn

An exact replica of a figment of my imagination - Elizabeth McCracken

An exact replica of a figment of my imagination: A Memoir

Elizabeth McCracken

       

 

Books for children

   
       

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We were gonna have a baby, but we had an angel instead

Pat Schwiebert

 Questions children ask - and how to answer them - Dr Miriam Stoppard

 

Questions Children ask: and how to answer them

Dr Miriam Stoppard

Has a great section on how to answer questions on death and includingof a baby in the a section on "Why do babies die?". Gives advice for the different ages groups from toddlers to older children

 

Something happened - A book for children and parents who have experienced pregnancy loss - Cathy Blanford

Something Happened: a book for children and parents who have experienced pregnancy loss

Cathy Blanford

 

 

 

Our Heartbreaking Choices: Forty-Six Women Share Their Stories of Interrupting a Much-Wanted Pregnancy  

Tell us about yourself

I'm a mother who has experienced loss of a baby - 68.8%
I'm a father who has experienced loss of a baby - 6.3%
I'm a family member of the parent - 12.5%
I'm a friend of the parent - 12.5%

Total votes: 32