If you are grieving the death of a friend, a classmate or an acquaintance, do something for yourself. Take the time to read this book. It isn’t very long, but in its pages you may find the help you need to cope with your sadness and begin to heal.
Author Marilyn Gootman has seen her own children suffer from the death of a friend and she knows what teenagers go through when another teen dies. Let her genuine understanding, gentle advice and compassionate wisdom guide you through the next few days, weeks or months.
If you’re a parent or teacher of a teen who has experienced a painful loss, this book is for you too.