Books by Claire Bidwell Smith

Released: Sept. 25, 2018

"If Smith's ideas of 'resilient grieving' help even one reader cope with the trauma and fearful thoughts of anxiety, she will have done a great service."
Fear and loathing and sickness unto death—it's enough to put a person into a fretful tailspin, the subject of this useful work of self-help. Read full book review >
AFTER THIS by Claire Bidwell Smith
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 28, 2015

"A touch morbid and obsessive, and in the end, probably not all that helpful to those struggling with grief."
An angst-ridden search for the afterlife. Read full book review >
THE RULES OF INHERITANCE by Claire Bidwell Smith
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 2, 2012

"Recommended for adults in their teens, 20s and 30s who are interested in stories of loss and the aftermath of a parent's death."
A young psychotherapist's nonlinear debut memoir describing myriad personal tragedies including the deaths of both parents. Read full book review >