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A Long and Winding Road: A Caregiver's Tale of Life, Love, and Chaos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,550. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Anaiah Press. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Linda Brendle takes you on a roller-coaster ride of emotional and spiritual challenges that many families are facing right now. Co-dependency, mental breakdowns, and finding love after divorce are just a few of the issues weaved into this journey of caregiving.
Memphis Afternoons
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A touching, sometimes hilarious memoir of the 1950s when southern propriety was giving way to bourbon, Elvis, and sexual discovery. With rueful wit the author artfully renders a youth of hunting and fishing giving way to brawls, debutante parties, and literary exploration. The story is told against a wistful background of the poignant portrayal of a father struck by Alzheimer's.
No Greater Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,560. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
A tremendous love story of elderly care, family emotions, and great sacrifice, all in the name love.
Old Wives Tales: Living Our Lives - Becoming Ourselves Twenty-Five Women's Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Old Ain't A Dirty Word! At eighty-four, it's welcome news. Old Wives Tales, is Peg Mayo's seventeenth book. Old is defined as sixty-seven to the end of the game. This is a collaborative effort of many old women. The eldest participant is ninety-seven. Peg's forty years as a psychotherapist helped shape their wisdom entertainingly. Cover photos are from a while back.
Alzheimer's A Beginning Guide
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 77,290. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Alzheimer's A Beginning Guide gives families and caregivers needed intensive guidance and support with a structured approach to coping with Alzheimer's care giving. Alzheimer’s A Beginning Guide opens a gateway for the future of all care giving. Practical help for all caregivers.Written by a highly experienced Alzheimer's caregiver.
First Love, Last Dance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
This memoir is about Elise, who fell in love for the first time at 19. Peter was his name. She became engaged to him at 21 but didn't marry him until she was 75. They recently celebrated their 15th wedding anniversary at age 90. The story and book has been embraced by NBC and CNN.
The Enduring Human Spirit: Thought-Provoking Stories on Caring for Our Elders
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Price: $12.80 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Charles Tindell writes about the lives of real people. He then asks us to ponder thought-provoking questions about the meaning of these lives (and the meaning of our own lives as we grow older). We have many questions to answer: How do we deal with our parents’ aging and our own aging? What keeps a person’s spirit alive and growing?
Marilyn & Me: A Timeless Love Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 117,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
A joyous, loving memoir of two people discovering one another after fifty years apart.