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Always too soon [electronic resource] : Voices of Support for Those Who Have Lost Both Parents. Allison Gilbert.

Gilbert, Allison. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780786750917 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2010.

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Summary, etc.: While the death of a parent is always painful, losing both is life-altering. When author Allison Gilbert lost both parents at age 32, she could not find any books that spoke to her with the same level of compassion and reassurance that she found in the support group she belonged to, so she decided to write one of her own. The result is a sensitive and candid portrayal of loss that brings together experiences from famous and ordinary grief-stricken sons and daughters that explores the regrets, heartache and sometimes, relief, that accompanies pain and healing.Always Too Soon provides a range of intimate conversations with those famous and not who have lost both parents, providing readers with a source of comfort and inspiration as they learn to negotiate their new place in the world. Contributors include Hope Edelman, Geraldine Ferraro, Dennis Franz, Barbara Ehrenreich, Yogi Berra, Rosanne Cash, and Ice-T, as well as those who lost parents to the...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Seal Press, 2010. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1856 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 295 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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