Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End

Atul Gawande  |  Available here

Metropolitan Books,


Extreme Measures: finding a better path to the end of life

Jessica Nutik Zitter  |  Available here

Penguin Publishing Group,
New York,


Being Mindful, Easing Suffering: reflections on palliative care

Johns, Christopher  |  Available here

Jessica Kingsley Publications, New York, NY, 2007


Children Also Grieve: talking about death and healing

Goldman, Linda  |  Available here

Jessica Kingsley Publications, Philadelphia, PA, 2005


Long Goodbye: the deaths of Nancy Cruzan

Colby, William H.  |  Available here

Hay House, Carlsbad, CA, 2002



No One Has to Die Alone: Preparing for a Meaningful Death

Lani Leary|  Available here

Atria Books/Beyond Words, 2012



On Death and Dying

Kubler-Ross, Elizabeth  |  Available here

Scribner, New York, NY, 1997



Protect Your Estate: definitive strategies for estate and wealth planning from the leading experts

Esperti, Robert A. and Renno L. Peterson  |  Available here

McGraw-Hill, New York, 2000



The Year of Magical Thinking

Didion, Joan  |  Available here

Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 2005



Unplugged: reclaiming our right to die in America

Colby, William H.  |  Available here

Amacon, New York, NY, 2006


Wants, Wishes, and Wills: a medical and legal guide to protecting yourself and your family in sickness and in health

Whitman, Wynne A. and Shawn D. Glisson  |  Available here

FT Press, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2007



What Dying People Want: practical wisdon for the end of life

Khul, David  |  Available here

PublicAffairs, New York, NY, 2003


When You're Not Here

Virginia Palmer  |  Available here

B&B lithographics, Portland, OR, 2009