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Book cover of & THEN THERE WAS US
& THEN THERE WAS US
By: kern carter | Published: April 2024

A mother's death forces a teen girl to reevaluate their tumultuous relationship in this powerful coming-of-age novel for teens. For fans of I Am Not...

A mother's death forces a teen girl to reevaluate their tumultuous relationship in this powerful coming-of-age novel for teens. For fans of I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter. Coi is just eighteen years old, but has already survived years of physical and verbal abuse from her mother. After being kicked out of her mother's house at age fourteen, Coi has lived with her father, and together they've created a peaceful life. That peace ends suddenly when her mother dies. While Coi struggles to find kindness in her heart for the woman who only hurt her, she starts having lucid dreams, forcing her to relive moments of abuse and emotional trauma that eventually led to Coi's abandonment. Her mother's passing also reopens the door to her mother's side of the family, including her beloved younger half-sister, Kayla, her stepfather and her grandmother. Each of them challenge Coi's long-held views about her mother, especially Kayla, who, Coi realizes, is taking their mother's loss hard. As she reconnects with her family, Coi learns to see parts of her mother she never experienced, and for the first time since she was abandoned, opens her heart to forgiveness.

Theme: Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9781774883402
  • Binding
    Hardcover Canadian
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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Book cover of 1ST TO DIE AT THE END
1ST TO DIE AT THE END
By: adam silvera | Published: October 2022

It's the night before Death-Cast goes live, and there's one question on everyone's mind: Can Death-Cast actually predict when someone will die, or is...

It's the night before Death-Cast goes live, and there's one question on everyone's mind: Can Death-Cast actually predict when someone will die, or is it just an elaborate hoax? Orion Pagan has waited years for someone to tell him that he's going to die. He has a serious heart condition, and he signed up for Death-Cast so he could know what's coming. Valentino Prince is restarting his life in New York. He has a long and promising future ahead and he only registered for Death-Cast after his twin sister nearly died in a car accident. Orion and Valentino cross paths in Times Square and immediately feel a deep connection. But when the first round of End Day calls goes out, their lives are changed forever--one of them receives a call, and the other doesn't. Though neither boy is certain how the day will end, they know they want to spend it together...even if that means their goodbye will be heartbreaking.

Theme: LGBTQ2S+, BIPOC , Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9780063240803
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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Book cover of 49 DAYS
49 DAYS
By: agnes lee | Published: March 2024

Day 1 Gotta get up. Gotta keep moving. This map - it says I have to cross over here. Wait, what's that...? And so begins a graphic novel story unlike...

Day 1 Gotta get up. Gotta keep moving. This map - it says I have to cross over here. Wait, what's that...? And so begins a graphic novel story unlike any other: 49 Days. In Korean Buddhist tradition, a person must travel for forty-nine days after they die, before they can fully cross over. Here in this book, readers travel with one girl on her journey, while also spending time with her family and friends left behind. Agnes Lee has captivated readers across the world for years with her illustrations for the New York Times Metropolitan Diary. Her debut graphic novel is an unforgettable story of death, grief, love, and how we keep moving forward.

Theme: Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9781646143740
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Graphic Novel Teen
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Book cover of 49 DAYS
49 DAYS
By: agnes lee | Published: March 2024

Day 1 Gotta get up. Gotta keep moving. This map - it says I have to cross over here. Wait, what's that...? And so begins a graphic novel story unlike...

Day 1 Gotta get up. Gotta keep moving. This map - it says I have to cross over here. Wait, what's that...? And so begins a graphic novel story unlike any other: 49 Days. In Korean Buddhist tradition, a person must travel for forty-nine days after they die, before they can fully cross over. Here in this book, readers travel with one girl on her journey, while also spending time with her family and friends left behind. Agnes Lee has captivated readers across the world for years with her illustrations for the New York Times Metropolitan Diary. Her debut graphic novel is an unforgettable story of death, grief, love, and how we keep moving forward.

Theme: Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9781646143757
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Graphic Novel Teen
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Book cover of ÇA VEUT DIRE QUOI ÊTRE MORT?
ÇA VEUT DIRE QUOI ÊTRE MORT?
By: valerie larouche | Published: April 2023

Ça veut dire quoi être mort ? Voilà une grande question à laquelle il n’est pas toujours facile de répondre. Cet album le fait avec...

Ça veut dire quoi être mort ? Voilà une grande question à laquelle il n’est pas toujours facile de répondre. Cet album le fait avec délicatesse en décrivant cette dernière étape de la vie. La mort, c’est quand le corps arrête de fonctionner, quand on ne peut plus voir avec les yeux. Elle arrive souvent après une longue et belle vie ou suite à un accident ou à une maladie. Bien que la mort soit définitive, le souvenir et l’amour des gens qui nous ont quittés font qu’ils sont toujours vivants dans notre coeur. Et ça, c’est la plus belle réponse.

Theme: Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9782898430428
  • Binding
    Hardcover French
  • Category
    French Picture Book
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Book cover of ADDY'S CUP OF SUGAR
ADDY'S CUP OF SUGAR
By: jon muth | Published: October 2020

Addy has moved to a new neighborhood with her beloved kitten, Trumpet. They are best friends, and inseparable. But when Trumpet is hit by a car, Addy...

Addy has moved to a new neighborhood with her beloved kitten, Trumpet. They are best friends, and inseparable. But when Trumpet is hit by a car, Addy seeks her wise friend, Stillwater. She is sure he will know how to bring Trumpet back to life. Stillwater tells Addy she will need to find a special medicine. To do this, she must go to everyone in the neighborhood and collect a cup of sugar. But there is one condition: it can only come from the home of someone who has never been touched by loss. Addy goes from house to house. And when she returns home, Stillwater asks for her cup of sugar. But, of course, she has none. For there isn't a person who has not felt the pain of loss. How Addy comes to understand how this special medicine works makes for a reassuring story of consolation and healing. Muth's stunning interpretation of this Buddhist tale is infused with light and compassion. And it celebrates the fragile and sacred moments we all share with those we love.

Theme: Mindfulness, Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9780439634281
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book - Advanced
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Book cover of ALL THIS TIME
ALL THIS TIME
By: mikki daughtry | Published: September 2020

From the team behind #1 New York Times bestseller Five Feet Apart comes a gripping new romance that asks: Can you find true love after losing...

From the team behind #1 New York Times bestseller Five Feet Apart comes a gripping new romance that asks: Can you find true love after losing everything? Kyle and Kimberly have been the perfect couple all through high school, but when Kimberly breaks up with him on the night of their graduation party, Kyle’s entire world upends—literally. Their car crashes and when he awakes, he has a brain injury. Kimberly is dead. And no one in his life could possibly understand. Until Marley. Marley is suffering from her own loss, a loss she thinks was her fault. And when their paths cross, Kyle sees in her all the unspoken things he’s feeling. As Kyle and Marley work to heal each other’s wounds, their feelings for each other grow stronger. But Kyle can’t shake the sense that he’s headed for another crashing moment that will blow up his life as soon as he’s started to put it back together. And he’s right.

Theme: Romance, Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9781534466340
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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Book cover of ALL YOU GET IS ME
ALL YOU GET IS ME
By: yvonne prinz | Published: December 2010

Sixteen-year-old Roar has been yanked from her city life and,suddenly, she's a farm girl, albeit a reluctant one, sellingfigs at the farmer's market...

Sixteen-year-old Roar has been yanked from her city life and,suddenly, she's a farm girl, albeit a reluctant one, sellingfigs at the farmer's market and developing her photographs in arickety shed. Caught between the lure of a troublemaking friendnamed Storm, falling in love with a brooding, easy-on-the-eyesL.A. boy, and her complicated feelings about her father's humanrights crusade on behalf of undocumented Mexican farm workersthat challenges the fabric of the farm community, Roar is goingto have to tackle it all--even with dirt under her fingernails.

Theme: Farm, Prejudice & Racism, Death & Grieving , Global Issues, Romance

  • ISBN
    9781554685141
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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Book cover of ALWAYS ISN'T FOREVER
ALWAYS ISN'T FOREVER
By: j.c. cervantes | Published: June 2023

Best friends and soul mates since they were kids, Hart Augusto and Ruby Armenta were poised to take on senior year together when Hart tragically...

Best friends and soul mates since they were kids, Hart Augusto and Ruby Armenta were poised to take on senior year together when Hart tragically drowns in a boating accident. Absolutely shattered, Ruby struggles to move on from the person she knows was her forever love. Hart can’t let go of Ruby either…. Due to some divine intervention, he’s offered a second chance. Only it won’t be as simple as bringing him back to life—instead, Hart’s soul is transferred to the body of local bad boy. When Hart returns to town as Jameson, he realizes that winning Ruby back will be more challenging than he’d imagined. For one, he’s forbidden from telling Ruby the truth. And with each day he spends as Jameson, memories of his life as Hart begin to fade away. Though Ruby still mourns Hart, she can’t deny that something is drawing her to Jameson. As much as she doesn’t understand the sudden pull, it can’t be ignored. And why does he remind her so much of Hart? Desperate to see if the connection she feels is real, Ruby begins to open her heart to Jameson—but will their love be enough to bridge the distance between them?

Theme: Wholesome Romance, Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9780593404485
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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Book cover of ALWAYS ISN'T FOREVER
ALWAYS ISN'T FOREVER
By: jc cervantes | Published: May 2024

From New York Times bestselling author J.C. Cervantes comes a sparkling, unforgettable YA romance, perfect for fans of You’ve Reached Sam. Now...

From New York Times bestselling author J.C. Cervantes comes a sparkling, unforgettable YA romance, perfect for fans of You’ve Reached Sam. Now in paperback. Best friends and soul mates since they were kids, Hart Augusto and Ruby Armenta were poised to take on senior year together when Hart tragically drowns in a boating accident. Absolutely shattered, Ruby struggles to move on from the person she knows was her forever love. Hart can’t let go of Ruby either…. Due to some divine intervention, he’s offered a second chance. Only it won’t be as simple as bringing him back to life—instead, Hart’s soul is transferred to the body of local bad boy. When Hart returns to town as Jameson, he realizes that winning Ruby back will be more challenging than he’d imagined. For one, he’s forbidden from telling Ruby the truth. And with each day he spends as Jameson, memories of his life as Hart begin to fade away. Though Ruby still mourns Hart, she can’t deny that something is drawing her to Jameson. As much as she doesn’t understand the sudden pull, it can’t be ignored. And why does he remind her so much of Hart? Desperate to see if the connection she feels is real, Ruby begins to open her heart to Jameson—but will their love be enough to bridge the distance between them?

Theme: Wholesome Romance, Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9780593404508
  • Binding
    Paperback
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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Book cover of ALWAYS REMEMBER
ALWAYS REMEMBER
By: cece meng | Published: February 2016

A lyrically told, beautifully illustrated book that brings comfort to children--and adults--who have lost someone they love After Old Turtle swims...

A lyrically told, beautifully illustrated book that brings comfort to children--and adults--who have lost someone they love After Old Turtle swims his last swim and breathes his last breath, and the waves gently take him away, his friends lovingly remember how he impacted each and every one of them. As the sea animals think back on how much better Old Turtle made their lives and their world, they realize that he is not truly gone, because his memory and legacy will last forever.   Jago's gorgeous illustrations accompany Cece Meng's serene text in a book that will help chidren understand and cope with the death of a loved one.       Praise for Always Remember:  "Without mentioning a deity or religion, the text discusses how people remember those who have died and how their lives live on beyond them. Understated, unsentimental, and gently done."--Kirkus Reviews "A sweet and poignant story with multiple layers for delving deeper."--School Library Journal  "This makes a comforting choice for families dealing with loss."--Booklist

Theme: Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9780399168093
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of ALWAYS TOGETHER
ALWAYS TOGETHER
By: patricia kreiser | Published: January 2024

Two otters are always together, always sharing adventures--until one day one of them is gone, and nothing is the same.

Theme: Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9781684467525
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of ANGUS IS HERE
ANGUS IS HERE
By: hadley dyer | Published: July 2023

A young child navigates grief after losing a beloved family pet and learns what it means for a loved one's presence to remain even after they are...

A young child navigates grief after losing a beloved family pet and learns what it means for a loved one's presence to remain even after they are gone. Angus may be gone, but memories of him are still here: his tail wagging under the dinner table, his nails clicking on the floor, and his hopeful sniff when snacks are being prepared. Angus's presence is felt everywhere, until one day . . . it's not. In this poignant and beautiful picture book, a child journeys through grief and learns how to keep memories of a beloved dog close.

Theme: Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9781773217468
  • Binding
    Hardcover Canadian
  • Category
    Picture Book
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Book cover of AS MANY NOWS AS I CAN GET
AS MANY NOWS AS I CAN GET
By: shana youngdahl | Published: August 2019

A timely, searing, and unconventional romance from an urgent new voice in young adult fiction "A dazzling, not-to-be-missed...

A timely, searing, and unconventional romance from an urgent new voice in young adult fiction "A dazzling, not-to-be-missed debut." --Kathleen Glasgow, author of Girl in Pieces In one impulsive moment the summer before they leave for college, overachievers Scarlett and David plunge into an irresistible swirl of romance, particle physics, and questionable decisions. Scarlett and David have known each other all their lives in small-town Graceville, Colorado, where David is just another mountain in the background, until, one day, he is suddenly so much more than part of the landscape. Magnetic, spontaneous, David is a gravitational force. And Scarlett, pragmatic, wry, eye on the future, welcomes the whirlwind he brings even as she resists it. Moving between the present and the past, this is the story of a seemingly grounded girl who's pulled into a lightning-strike romance with an electric-charged boy, and the enormity of the aftermath. Smart, bold, and unconventionally romantic, Shana Youngdahl's debut explores grief, guilt, and reconciling who you think you need to be with the person you've been all along. It's an aching, transporting reminder that between the past that shapes us and the unknowable future, we have only the present to forgive ourselves and forge ahead. "A story you won't forget." --Huntley Fitzpatrick, author of My Life Next Door "Mystery...Heartbreak...Hope...Readers will not be able to put this one down."--SLJ "Vivid" --Seventeen.com "You'll speed read through [it]" --PopSugar "John Green-like, intelligent and peppered with witty repartee" --Booklist "Heartbreaking, exquisitely crafted" --Estelle Laure, author of This Raging Light "Deeply authentic...Marvelously complex...Readers shouldn't miss [it]" --Kirkus, starred review "A complex, compassionately written love story" --PW "A definite purchase and must read." --VOYA "Perfect." --Book Page

Theme: Suicide, Death & Grieving

  • ISBN
    9780525553854
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Young Adult Fiction
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Book cover of ATLAS OF US
ATLAS OF US
By: kristin dwyer | Published: January 2024

In a last-ditch effort to pull her life together, she's working on a community service program rehabbing trails in the Western Sierras. The only plus...

In a last-ditch effort to pull her life together, she's working on a community service program rehabbing trails in the Western Sierras. The only plus is that the days are so exhausting that Atlas might just be tired enough to forget that this was one of her dad's favorite places in the world. Before cancer stole him from her life, that is. Using real names is forbidden on the trail. So Atlas becomes Maps, and with her team--Books, Sugar, Junior, and King--she heads into the wilderness. As she sheds the lies she's built up as walls to protect herself, she realizes that four strangers might know her better than anyone has before. And with the end of the trail racing to meet them, Maps is left counting down the days until she returns to her old life--without her new family, and without King, who's become more than just a friend.

Theme: Death & Grieving , Romance

  • ISBN
    9780063088580
  • Binding
    Hardcover
  • Category
    Intermediate Fiction
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