Stories to Light the Night

Stories to Light the Night : A Grief and Loss Collection for Children, Families and Communities

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More than 90 healing stories for telling during difficult times, written and collated by acclaimed therapeutic storyteller Susan Perrow, including 30 contributions from different cultures and countries worldwide. The book covers issues of grief, bereavement, separation, and loss. Chapters include: Loss of a Loved One; Loss of Place; Loss of Family Connection; Loss of a Pet; Loss of Health and Well-being; Other Kinds of Loss; Environmental Grief and Loss; Cycles of Life and Change; plus Patterns and Templates for Extension Activities (provided for some of the stories).
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Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 156 x 232 x 18mm | 564g
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1912480271
  • 9781912480272
  • 40,369

Review quote

"Offers a rich wellspring of imaginative material to inspire parents, grandparents, educators and therapists alike." --Dr. Jennifer M. Gidley, President, World Futures Studies Federation.
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About Susan Perrow

Susan Perrow M.Ed is an Australian author and storyteller who works with story medicine. She passionately believes that 'stories know the way'. She writes, collects and documents stories that offer a therapeutic, healing journey. This is a sensitive and creative way of addressing grief and loss. Susan has a lifetime experience of teaching, writing and therapeutic storytelling. She travels internationally giving talks and running story writing seminars for teachers, parents and therapists. She is a pioneer of therapeutic storytelling.
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