Books tagged: retirement home

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Pretty Piece of Work Vol. 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,170. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories from Shannon L. Arrant, featuring the four new stories Jasmine Forever, Chaos, Unity and The Truth as well as the previously released works Brilliance, Shadows of Self, Chameleon, and Canary in a Coal Mine.
The Old Folks At Home: Warehouse Them or Leave Them on the Ice Floe
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Price: Free! Words: 33,530. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A satirical view of an Old Folks Home—pardon me--Retirement Community for Seniors. Henry and Harriet Callins, having discovered that all that glitters is not Golden Age, move into Restful Bowers, Henry suspects that residents in the Assisted Living facility are getting an assist they don’t need or want. His curiosity puts his life and that of Harriet in mortal danger.
The Adventures Of A Free Lunch Junkie
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,320. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Earl Bronsteen is a financially well-off senior citizen and a straight-laced Yale grad. But in 2010, he turned to a life of “crime” all because of an innocent enough piece of mail: an invitation to a free lunch seminar sponsored by a company promoting reverse mortgages to senior citizens. In his satiric memoir, the author recounts his visits to 50 free lunch seminars.
The Time Closet
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Series: Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The boys are up to their tricks again at the Summerville Retirement home.
Gumshoe Granny Investigates: A Bess Bullock Retirement Home Mystery
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Series: Bess Bullock Retirement Home Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,900. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Cozy Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Bess Bullock, the Gumshoe Granny, investigates mysteries at the Honey Hills Retirement Home.
The Twilight Lawns Chronicles
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A series of tales concerning Twilight Lawns, Surrey. Residential Home for the Elderly, the Distressed, but most importantly, the Well Bred. Join the Residents at play. Take tea with Elspeth and Hermione. Marvel at the wisdom and organisational abilities of Maude. Join us at night for a last digestive biscuit and Senapod tea. Then Medication Time and bed. Good night!
Power Failure
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When visiting her dementing grandmother, a young woman is confronted with the finiteness of life.
Valentined
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Series: Essie Cobb Senior Sleuth Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Cozy Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A secret admirer has more than romance in mind for ninety-year-old Essie Cobb, and she and her fellow residents of the Happy Haven Assisted Living Facility are determined to find out just what.
Still Kickin'
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Golden Girls Turn into Charlie’s Angels to Solve a Murder When the wealthiest man of the Harmony Hills Retirement Village dies in his penthouse apartment, police rule the death accidental. But…resident Kay Powers knows it’s murder. Though having no hard evidence, she just knows her friend was killed. She and her friends bungle through their investigation to bring the murderer to justice.
The Death of a Mother-in-Law and Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,880. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The short stories in Helen Hudson's "Death of a Mother-in-Law" present characters struggling to connect — The stories explore strained efforts to bridge racial divides and fraught attempts to find closure in the face of death. Each, whether comedic or dramatic, is enlivened by Hudson's gift for detail and remarkable turn of phrase.