5 Books for Coping with Loss

Losing a loved one is never easy—as these characters know all too well.

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Losing a loved one is never easy, and it’s often difficult to find someone who understands exactly what you’re going through. Having recently lost a close family member, I had a hard time coping, but, as usual, books have been there to help me get by. These books about loss feature characters who are grappling with death in vastly different ways; I hope they remind you that you aren’t alone.


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About Stella Spiegel

Stella Spiegel

STELLA SPIEGEL is the email marketer for Read It Forward. When she is not busy reading her favorite celebrities’ memoirs, she works on creating enough memories for her future memoir.