Books tagged: elder abuse

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Joe Detective: Money in The Middle (Book Five)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Credit cards are freedom for some and insidious enslavement for many.Elderly folks get wiped out of their homes by bankers and plunged into minimum-payment hell all the time. But when others even less scrupulous enslave them to criminality, Joe has no choice, his motto is: give credit where it's due and penalties where they're over-due.
Prisoner of Age
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This thought provoking ebook follows the life of Michelle, a senior who's favourite son has moved in with her after the death of her husband. Initially welcome, he becomes more controlling as time goes on.
The Hidden Liabilities of Home Companions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Families that hire caregivers or outside contractors such as home health aides or home companions to perform a variety of services may unknowingly be exposing themselves to a variety of risks that may not be covered through their homeowner's or general liability insurance policies.
Alzheimer's: Through My Mother's Eyes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,260. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
There are so many books on Alzheimer's, but what many of those books lack is a raw look at the day-to-day concerns of being a caregiver.
Sting
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,930. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
When ordinary people are faced with the unusual and the ugly, some repel, others attempt to set matters straight, while others choose to sting. A collection of short stories where the mundane and the extraordinary collide.
Retirement Village Bullies
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,260. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / elder abuse
A retired gentleman living in a retirement village in Australia wanted to have his new partner live with him in his villa. The operators of the village would not allowed his new partner to live with him. This book is about their struggle for her to join him so they could spend their twilight years together.
The Carer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
A dark psychological tale of patricide by proxy, the corrosive effects of unbridled power - and of what happens when you outsource your loved ones to people who don’t actually love them.
The Absolutely Essential Guide to Understanding Elder Financial Abuse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by infoway. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
The amount of financial abuse perpetrated against the elderly has grown to epidemic proportions. Because the elderly are the fastest-growing segment of our population, more and more victims and their families are reporting its occurrence.
The Devil's Dilemma: Abandoned Parents
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,210. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
When adult children abandon their parents - the causes and consequences. This is the first work of it's kind specifically addressing the issue of adult children abandoning their parents. It speaks to the causes and the consequences of such behavior. Abandonment of parents by adult children is on the rise globally and the fall out is horrendous grief, illness and generational trauma.
When the Man She Loves Beats Her: When Her Marriage Went Haywire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
“Nathan, please, I haven’t done anything!” She called out, tears coming to her eyes, remembering how bad the last beating felt. He pulled off his belt, and she knew immediately this was going to be the implement of choice. “Three….two…” She immediately stripped and laid across the bed.