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After the Rehearsal Living with Dementia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,340. Language: British English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs
At the heart of the book is a carer's story. However, it is much, much more than that. It is a book about being human, about the ups and downs of life, about loving, about trying to make sense and work out, and around the things that life throws at you how you have to find a way of living without ever forgetting your loved one.
The Bitter End
Price: Free! Words: 6,650. Language: British English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00)
A body has been washed up on the shore, and as he begins his journey to confirm whether it is that of his estranged father, Thomas reflects upon the misery that man brought into his life, and questions whether everyone would be better off if his father truly were dead. From indie story-teller Les Rolt comes a gripping tale exploring the scars that the past leave upon us.
Strong Brains, Sharp Minds: The Definitive Guide to the MINDRAMP Method For Brain Health & Mental Development
Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 95,880. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Live long and live well! Strong Brains, Sharp Minds unlocks the mysteries of “Qualongevity” (longevity with quality-of-life) by synthesizing, organizing and explaining a wealth of current science on brain health and creative aging. Strong Brains, Sharp Minds is a definitive guide and source for current information and theory on behavioral approaches to preventing and slowing cognitive decline.
Notable Non-Fiction
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling, Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
Non-fiction in short story format can be entertaining too. These five contributions from members of Top Writers Block touch on a variety of subjects from 'Life After Death' to getting a ticket from the police. As always, the authors' proceeds will go to Sea Shepherd who devotes itself to protecting our oceans and the life within.
Vitamin B3 Deficiency, A Simple Guide to the Condition, Its Treatment and Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vitamins, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutritional supplements
This book describes the Vitamin B3 Deficiency (Niacin), Treatment and Associated Diseases. Vitamin B3 (niacin) plays an important role in the metabolism of the body’s nutrients. CONTENTS Introduction Chapter 1 Vitamin B3 Deficiency Chapter 2 Interesting Facts about Vitamin B3 Deficiency Chapter 3 Treatment of Vitamin B3 Deficiency Chapter 4 Pellagra Chapter 5 High Cholesterol Chapter 6 Dementia
Improve Your Memory for a Healthy Brain. Memory Is the Canary in Your Brain's Coal Mine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Authoritative, well researched and documented, this book provides in-depth explanations on topics such as brain aging, relationships of memory with other brain functions, how to reduce absent-mindedness, the diseases of aging, and diet and supplements. The author, a neuroscientist and teacher for over 50 years,explains practical application of research-based ideas for improving memory.
Посетительница
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: Russian. Published: November 15, 2014 by Boris Seaweed. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Короткий рассказ о женщине, пытающейся справиться с ситуацией погружения своей матери в старческое слабоумие. В 2014 году этот рассказ стал победителем ежегодного конкурса короткого рассказа Talus, проводящегося в Университете Эдит Кован в городе Перт (Австралия). Перевел с английского языка и опубликовал Boris Seaweed.
The Visitor
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: Australian English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00)
A short story about a woman coping with her mother's downward spiral into dementia. Winner of the 2014 Talus Prize for short literary story.
Sarah
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,040. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
Sometimes we find we are immersed in Evil and even the best we can do, simply isn't good enough. At every turn we find that there is simply no good choice, only ones that get us deeper into the darkness. Evil can be found in a twisting of our mental processes through situation or disease in the formation of our thoughts. Includes the short story, "The Fall".
Further
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.50)
Isobel Richardson is torn. With an elderly dependent mother on one side of the world and her husband and children in Australia, her priorities are drifting further and further away from one another. She tries to stretch around the globe with a hand on each household. If only she could be in two places at once; be everything to everyone. Perhaps then her family wouldn't be falling apart.