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Ten Christmas Miracles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
This unique collection of short Christmas stories from around the world will delight and touch you with their authenticity and sensitivity. Ten marvellous holiday stories about people as diverse as - a Dutch missionary in africa; a bullied Spanish priest in Rome and a poor young Indian girl given an unexpected Christmas gift. All with a touch of magic, to 'warm the cockles of the heart!'
Body, Mind & Spirit: The Awakening (Day 10:I Believe the Seniors Are Our Future)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Every day of our life we are given a choice to grow older or grow stronger. Which one will you choose today? God willing, all of us will have a very long and productive life that allows us to see our kids develop gray hair as a result of the stress their kids and grandkids put them through. However, in order to grow old, we must first live well now.
Gumshoe Granny Investigates: A Bess Bullock Retirement Home Mystery
Series: Bess Bullock Retirement Home Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Cozy Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Bess Bullock, the Gumshoe Granny, investigates mysteries at the Honey Hills Retirement Home.
Second Childhood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,310. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by Sadie Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Manish Patel, physical therapist, lecturer, and author, tackles the subject of aging and caring for our parents. Wouldn’t it be great if we could love and care for them as they age with grace, knowing we are there for them as they were for us? Second Childhood will inspire you to build stronger bonds with those who are near you.
The Mirror
Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Growing old does not mean you have to give up your dreams... does it? With the help of an ancient mysterious object, one woman finds out. This is a 600 word short story.
The Spirit in the Ink
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A lonely old tattoo artist gets a mysterious call in the middle of the night. A customer needs a tattoo urgently. The tattooist agrees, but when the customer arrives, he brings a strange aura with him, a mixture of danger and mystery. The tattoo artist recognizes death when he sees it, and before he finishes with this client, he will see a lot more of death than he ever thought possible.
Changing Minds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Essay » Sociology
This is a didactic narration written in an amusing way, which captivates the reader from start to finish on a rapid pace journey twisting and turning with imagery. It explains the lifespan development of neuronal (nerve) paths and the effect on the aging mind. Helpful for teaching people awareness of Ageism and an understanding of how to prevent it.
Stay Tuned
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,720. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
TV producer Melissa Moore's quiet life is upended when he co-anchors decide to brawl on air.
CNA To the Elderly Friendly Tips for New CNA's
Price: Free! Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners
This book is not intended as a class for CNA certification. This book gives you, as a new caregiver, an inside look at what you new job may be like from one who has been there and done that.
Mapping the Maze, A Guide to Welfare for Elderly Immigrants
Price: Free! Words: 42,510. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
In this book I attempt to help immigrants to navigate the maze of rules and regulations they encounter when they approach the U.S. welfare system.