Best Kids' Books About Coping With Death [48]

Top 10 Coping With Death Books

    Where the Red Fern Grows
    6.5
    01
    Where the Red Fern Grows
    Written by Wilson Rawls
    Ida, Always
    6.0
    02
    Ida, Always
    Written by Caron Levis & illustrated by Charles Santoso
    Wherever You Are
    5.9
    03
    Wherever You Are
    Written and illustrated by Nancy Tillman
    No Matter what
    5.0
    04
    No Matter what
    Written and illustrated by Debi Gliori
    The Invisible String
    5.0
    05
    The Invisible String
    Written by Patrice Karst & illustrated by Geoff Stevenson
    Something Very Sad Happened
    5.0
    06
    Something Very Sad Happened
    Written by Bonnie Zucker & illustrated by Kim Fleming
    Mayday
    5.0
    07
    Mayday
    Written by Karen Harrington
    The Goodbye Book
    4.8
    08
    The Goodbye Book
    Written and illustrated by Todd Parr
    The Memory Box
    4.8
    09
    The Memory Box
    Written by Joanna Rowland & illustrated by Thea Baker
    I'll Always Love You
    4.5
    10
    I'll Always Love You
    Written and illustrated by Hans Wilhelm

When a child loses someone special to them to sickness, accident, or old age, it can be hard to know how to cope with the resulting uncharted emotions and questions. Whether they've lost a favorite pet, a friend, or a family member, we'e gathered the best books to help bring a child comfort, understanding, and coping mechanisms through this difficult time in their life.

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4.5
Nana Upstairs & Nana Downstairs
4.0
Gentle Willow
3.3
A Stone for Sascha
One Wave at a Time
Finn's Feather
Old Yeller
Goodbye to Goldie
The Thing About Jellyfish
Bridge to Terabithia
Grandpa's Top Threes
6.4
Heart and the Bottle
5.5
Liplap's Wish
5.3
Beginners Welcome
5.0
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The President Sang Amazing Grace
4.8
What's Heaven?
3.0
The Phone Booth in Mr. Hirota's Garden
Lasting Love
I Miss You
4.3
Saying Goodbye to Lulu
3.5
A Terrible Thing Happened
3.5
Lifetimes
3.0
Someone I Love Died
My Old Pal, Oscar
The Girl with More Than One Heart
Grandpa's Stories
The Afterwards
Waiting for Augusta
111 Trees: How One Village Celebrates the Birth of Every Girl
5.8
A Stopwatch from Grampa
5.3
The Great Henry Hopendower
5.0
My Bison
4.8
Rabbit and the Motorbike
4.3
The Dead Bird
2.0
The End of Something Wonderful
The Reckless Club