Books, Links, and More

We've compiled resources in both French and English, to give you the broadest possible range of available information. To see resources in French, click in the top right corner of the page.

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Death and dying
Journey’s End: Death, Dying and the End of Life
In Journey’s End a wide range of topics related to end-of-life issues are addressed. Insightful information, personal stories... read more...
Mortally Wounded: Stories of Soul Pain, Death and Healing
A hospice physician relates his experiences working with those close to death, and asserts that the dying process can be... read more...
Stay, Breathe with Me: The Gift of Compassionate Medicine
This book presents serious illness as a drama of body, mind, and soul. In this drama symptoms and suffering cannot be separated... read more...
Talking About Death Won't Kill You
This practical handbook will equip readers with the tools to have meaningful conversations about death and dying read more...
What Dying People Want: Practical Wisdom for the End of Life
An internationally renowned palliative care physician offers a practical book about living with a terminal illness. He provides... read more...
When Breath Becomes Air
This inspiring, exquisitely observed memoir finds hope and beauty in the face of insurmountable odds as an idealistic young... read more...