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Books to turn to during times of adversity.

Grief affects everybody at some time or another, and we all react differently. There’s no perfect formula for coming to terms with loss, but because of the universal nature of the subject matter, it’s been well covered by many celebrated writers and thinkers. Here are some books, fiction and non-fiction, that explore the nature of loss. They might bring insight, perspective and comfort, and possibly a few tears as well.