Natalie DeAngelo lost everything the day her two young sons were killed in a school shooting. Desperate to find relief from her unspeakable loss, she volunteers as a veterinarian on an elephant sanctuary in Thailand, but soon realizes she may be in over her head. Battling the memories that torment her day and night, Natalie must find a way to heal an angry, injured elephant named Sophie. Through love, acceptance, and gentle care, Natalie and Sophie heal together, finding new ways to enjoy life again.

Told with authority and fine craftsmanship, The Mourning Parade leaves an impression that lasts beyond its final page.

Starred review in Foreword Reviews

Excellent book, very powerful and extraordinarily thought provoking. 

Grady Harp, Amazon Hall of Fame Reviewer

Both tender and breathtaking -- you're gonna miss your train stop with this one!

Thomas Kulesa, Amazon Reviewer isn’t often one experiences this many emotions so profoundly in a single book.

 Jodi Marshall, Goodreads Reviewer

I absolutely loved this beautiful book!

 Shannon Kirk, International bestselling author, Method 15/33

Wow. I absolutely loved this book. Every single minute of it. The emotions in this book of humans and animals are powerful.  

Kasey, Goodreads reviewer

How can I . . . express my love for this novel?

Jennifer Ramsey, Girly Book Club