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Recommended reading

Coping with death & bereavement Books

  • Living with grief
    By Tony Lake
    Published by Sheldon Press 
  • Living with Loss
    By Liz Mc Neil Taylor
    Published by Constable and Robinson 
  • Beyond Grief :  Guide for recovering from the death of a loved one
    By Carol Staudacher
    Published by Souvenir Press   
  • The Bereaved Parent
    By Harriet Sarnoff Schiff
    Published by Souvenir press 
  • The courage to grieve : Creative living, recovery and growth through Grief
    By Judy Tatelbaum
    Published by William Heinemann 


  • Living after a death
    By Mary Paula Walsh
    Published by Verita Publications
  • Healing grief
    By Barbara Ward
    Published by Vermilion


  • What to do when the police leave :
    A guide to the first days of traumatic loss
    By Bill Jenkins
    Published by WBJ press Available through www.amazon.co.uk
  • A Grief Like no Other

A book from a therapist who lost her son through Homicide
By Kathleen O’ Hara
Available through www.amazon.co.uk


Professional Books

  • On death and Dying
    By E. Kubler-Ross
    Published by Taylor&Francis Books
  • Homicide : The Hidden Victims-A resource for Professionals
    By D. Spungen
    Published by Sage publication


  • Traumatic Stress:  From Theory to Practice
    By John R. Freely
    Edited by John R. Freely

Crime books

Many books have been written by Irish writers for a general readership on general crime.
A number of these come from true-crime
A preliminary listing can be found on: