This is the personal story of Cory Taylor who died from a melanoma-related cancer in July 2016. This book was short-listed for the Stella Prize in 2017. She looks back over her life with a focus on family and relationships.

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Click the 'View this item online' link above to view this video on YouTube. This is a video of author Todd Parr reading The Goodbye Book aloud. With simple, brightly coloured illustrations, this book describes the range of feelings of a goldfish whose companion has died, and the strategies he might try to cope with

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Click the 'View this item online' link above to view the recording of this episode of Play School. Play School celebrates new life and reflects on loved ones who've died. With stories and play we explore what can be challenging times for children. Presenters: Emma Palmer and Alex Papps. The Beginnings and Endings episode has

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This classic book by Elisabeth Kubler-Ross describes the emotional stages people might go through when they or a family member has been given a terminal diagnosis.

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Click the 'View this item online' link above to view the recording of this What's On session webinar:In this session, Assoc. Prof. Rosalie Hudson discusses some realistic and positive possibilities for ageing. Presented at the Counterpart Resource Centre, Melbourne, on Monday 22 October 2018.

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Written by a Victorian-based doctor, Eric Fairbank, this is a very practical and readable book, which provides advice on end of life preparations and support.

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Kellie Curtain, mother of four and former Australian television news reporter, describes the period leading up to, and following, her mother's death. She talks about family and communication, honesty, humour, plans and expectations.

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Cover image of A guide to survivorship for women who had ovarian cancer

This is the second edition of this popular book by Robert E. Bristow, Terri L. Cornelison and F.J. Montz. It features detailed information on ovarian cancer diagnosis, treatment, pain management, integrative medicine, recovery, nutrition and genetic testing. Includes advice from women who have coped with the disease and treatments.

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The bright hour

Nina Riggs was diagnosed with advanced breast cancer at the age of 38. At the time, she was a poet, and was married with two young sons. Nina is an exceptional writer who manages to describe her very serious situation in a way that is entertaining and often even, funny! The Afterword was written by

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