Sad books/thought provoking books


Author
Title
Comment
Almond, David
Skellig
Angels
Cassidy, A
Missing Judy
Missing sister
Chalifour, F
After
Suicide
Clarke, Judith
Starry nights
Ghosts, depression
Dessen, S
Truth about forever
Loss of father
Dessen, Sarah
Someone like you
Friend's boyfriend dies …
Downham, J
Before I die
Teen dying
Ellis, D
Heaven shop
Mother died of AIDS
Ewart, F
Shadowflight
Best friend dies
Foer, J
Extremely loud and incredibly
Father dies 911
Gervay, Susanne
Butterflies
Burn victim
Gibbons, A
Lost boy's appreciation society
Death of mother
Green, J
Looking for Alaska
Tragedy
Hill, D
See ya, Simon
Muscular dystrophy
Hill, David
Afterwards
Death of father
Hill, David
Afterwards
Death of family member
Holubitsky, K
Last summer in Agatha
Death of brother
Johnson, M
13 Little blue envelopes
Grief
Kadohata, C
Kira-Kira
Sister's death
Kelleher,V
Slow burn
Mother's death - revenge
Kilbourne, Christina
Dear Jo
(Friend lost - internet chat room)
Kroll, J
Mickey's little book of letters
Death of grandmother
Lawrence, M
Crack in the line
Death of mother
Lomer, K
Spare room
Friend dying of cancer
Lovegrove, J
House of Lazarus
Mum dying
McCarthy, Maureen
Chain of hearts
Best friend dies
Morpurgo, Michael
Private Peaceful
Young men - war and death
Paterson, K
Bridge to Terabitha
Grief
Paton, Alan
Cry, the beloved country
Murder - SA
Reinhart, D
A brief chapter in my impossible life
Cancer
Sebold, A
Lovely bones
Life after murder
Skiffington, E
Day after forever
Friend with cancer
Topp, A
Single fin
Friend's death
Weatherly, Lee
Breakfast at Sadie's
Mum's illness
Williams, C
Carolina autumn
Death
Wynne-Jones,
Boy in the burning house
Missing
Zevin, G
Elsewhere
Life after death
Zusak, M
Book thief
Holocaust (Yr 13 ..)









Non-fiction





Pelzer, David
A child called 'it'
Abuse 362.76PEL
Grealy, Lucy
Autobiography of a face
Burns 661 GRE