- Hardcover: 272 pages
- Publisher: HarperOne (January 17, 2017)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0062469991
- ISBN-13: 978-0062469991
- Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.9 x 8 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.3 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 94 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #19,803 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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There Is No Good Card for This: What To Say and Do When Life Is Scary, Awful, and Unfair to People You Love Hardcover – January 17, 2017
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P.S. I also wrote a poem about it! ;)
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