MNHPC Conference Bookstore

Welcome to the official book shop of the Minnesota Network of Hospice and Palliative Care conference.

Shop MNHPC’s recommended titles from Magers & Quinn Booksellers through the links below.

Don’t see what you’re looking for? Search any title or author on our site!

Purchases made from links on this page, including the above, will help support MNHPC!

Non-fiction (Alphabetical by Author)

LGBTQ-Inclusive Hospice and Palliative Care by Kimberly D. Acquaviva

Beyond Knowing: Mysteries and Messages of Death and Life from a Forensic Pathologist by Janis Amatuzio

Elderhood by Louise Aronson

A Beginner’s Guide to the End: Practical Advice for Living Life and Facing Death by BJ Miller and Shoshana Berger

Titles by Brené Brown

Radical Acts of Love: Twenty Conversations to Inspire Hope at the End of Life by Janie Brown

The Art of Dying Well: A Practical Guide to a Good End of Life by Katy Butler 

Knocking on Heaven’s Door by Katy Butler

The Best Care Possible: A Physician’s Quest to Transform Care Through the End of Life by Ira Byock M.D.

The Four Things That Matter Most: A Book About Living by Ira Byock M.D.

Final Gifts: Understanding the Special Awareness, Needs, and Communications of the Dying by Maggie Callanan

Comforting Thoughts About Death that Have Nothing to do with God by Greta Christina

From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to Find the Good Death by Caitlin Doughty

Natural Causes: An Epidemic of Wellness, the Certainty of Dying, and Killing Ourselves to Live Longer by Barbara Ehrenreich 

Jewish End-of-Life Care in a Virtual Age by Dayle A Friedman, David Levin, and Simcha Paull Raphael

Being Mortal by Atul Gawande

Standing at the Edge: Finding Freedom Where Fear and Courage Meet by Joan Halifax

The Five Invitations: Discovering What Death Can Teach Us About Living Fully by Frank Ostaseski

On the Brink of Everything: Grace, Gravity, and Getting Old by Parker J. Palmer 

The Art of Gathering by Priya Parker

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers by Mary Roach

Advice for Future Corpses (and Those Who Love Them): A Practical Perspective on Death and Dying by Sallie Tisdale

Palliative Care for Older People by Lieve van den Block

Modern Death: How Medicine Changed the End of Life by Haider Warraich

The Unwinding of the Miracle: A Memoir of Life, Death, and Everything That Comes After by Julie Yip-Williams 

Extreme Measures: Finding a Better Path to the End of Life by Jessica Nutik Zitter

Memoir & Fiction (Alphabetical by Author)

Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom

In Shock: My Journey from Death to Recovery and the Redemptive Power of Hope by Rana Awdish

Everything Happens for a Reason: And Other Lies I’ve Loved Kate Bowler

Final Exam: A Surgeon’s Reflections on Mortality by Pauline Chen

Conversations on Dying: A Palliative-Care Pioneer Faces His Own Death by Phil Dwyer

Every Note Played by Lisa Genova

Inside the O’Briens by Lisa Genova

Still Alice by Lisa Genova

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf

When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

We Know How This Ends: Living While Dying by Bruce H. Kramer and Cathy Wurzer

Waiting with Gabriel: A Story of Cherishing a Baby’s Brief Life by Amy Kuebelbeck

No Happy Endings: A Memoir by Nora McInerny

When Death Becomes Life: Notes from a Transplant Surgeon by Joshua Mezrich

The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch

The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying by Nina Riggs

The End of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe

Dying: A Memoir by Cory Taylor

A Matter of Life and Death by Irvin D. Yalom

Browse related subjects on the Magers & Quinn site:

Death & Dying

Aging & Elder Care

Public Health

Psychology, Grief & Death

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