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Title:
A broken heart still beats : after your child dies
Author:
McCracken, Anne, 1948-
Publication Information:
Center City, Minn. : Hazelden, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
xxix, 295 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781568382012
Format :
Book

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Material Type
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Status
Central Library BF575.G7 B74 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

A compilation of poetry, fiction and essays about the pain of loss of a child, the stages of grief, and the coping and healing process that follows, this book includes contributions from William Shakespeare, Albert Camus and Ann Rice.


Author Notes

Born & raised in metropolitan New York, Mary Semel worked as a social worker in the Maryland welfare department, held part-time positions for the Salvation Army & the Greater Baltimore Medical Center, & for 10 years, worked in chemical dependency treatment at Sheppard & Enoch Pratt Psychiatric Hospital. Her son, Alexander, was killed in a car accident in 1991.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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