A Beginners Guide to the End by BJ Miller
Dead Matter: The Meaning of Iconic Corpses, by Margaret Schwartz
Death, Society, and Human Experience, by Robert Kastenbaum
A Death in the Family, by James Agee
Who Will Remember Me? - A Daughter's Memoir of Grief and Recovery Barbara Hamilton-Holway
The Craft of Dying, by Lynn Lofland
While Still There is Light - Writings from a Unitarian Universalist Minister Facing Death - Nancy Shaffer
When Breath Becomes Air - Paul Kalanithi, MD
Untangling Alzheimer's - The Guide for Families & Professionals - A Conversation in Care Giving - Tam Cummings, PhD Gerontologist
The Theft of Memory - Losing My Father, One Day at a Time - Jonathan Kozol
The End of Life Advisor - Personal, Legal, and Medical Considerations for a Peaceful, Dignified Death- - Susan R. Dolan, RN, JD & Audrey R. Vizzard, RN, EdD
The Tenth Good Thing About Barney by Judith (Alexander and the Terrible etc.) Viorst, with illustrations by Erik Blegvad.
The End of Alzheimer's - The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline -:- Dale E. Bredesen, MD
The December Project - An Extraordinary Rabbi and a Skeptical Seeker Confront Life's Greatest Mystery - Sara Davidson (Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi founded the Jewish Renewal Movement)
The Conversation: A Revolutionary Plan for End-of-Life Care - Angelo E. Volandes, MD
Reimagining Death - Stories and Practical Wisdom for Home Funerals and Green Burials - Lucinda Herring
On My Own - Diane Rehm - Personal account of the long drawn-out death from Parkinson's of her husband and of her struggle to reconstruct life.
Natural Causes - An Epidemic of Well ness, the Certainty of Dying, and Killing Ourselves to Live Longer - Barbara Ehrenreich
My Last Wishes - A Journal- Life, Love, Laughs, and a Few Final Notes- Joy Meredith
Long Goodbye - The Deaths of Nancy Cruzan - Details the Family's Legal Battle with State of Missouri to Remove Feeding Tube From a Comatose
Knocking on Heaven's Door - The Path to a Better Way of Death - Kathy Butler
Jane Brody's Guide to the Great Beyond - A Practical Primer to Help You and Your Loved Ones Prepare Medically, Legally, and Emotionally for the End of Life - Jane Brody
I Wasn't Ready to Say Goodbye - Surviving, Coping and Healing After the Sudden Death of a Loved One - Brook Noel & Pamela D. Blair, PhD
I Died Laughing - Funeral Education with a Light Touch - Lisa Carlson
How To Get The Death You Want - A Practical and Moral Guide for Those Reaching the End of Life - John Abraham, Episcopal Priest and Thanatologist
Good Life, Good Death - The Memoir of a Right to Die Pioneer - Derek Humphry
Final Journeys: A practical guide for bringing care and comfort at the end of life - Maggie Callanan.
Final Gifts: Understanding the special awareness, needs, and communications of the dying - Maggie Callanan
Final Exit - The Practicalities of Self-Deliverance and Assisted Suicide for the Dying - Derek Humphry
Dying Well- The Prospect for Growth at the End of Life - Ira Brock, MD
Beyond Absence - A Treasury of Poems, Quotations and Readings on Death and Remembrance
Being With Dying - Cultivating Compassion and Fearlessness in the Presence of Death - Joan Halifax foreward by Ira Brock, MD
A Graceful Passage - Notes on the Freedom to Live or Die - Arnold R. Beisser, MD
Being Mortal - Medicine and What Matters in the End Atul Gawande, MD