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Changing Minds
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. 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.
The Kilkenny Cat Book 3: "Freedom"
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 97,160. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Kilkenny Cat Trilogy is an allegorical story of all manner of discrimination practised throughout the world; particularly in Ireland, Jamaica and England. Told through the eyes and experiences of travelling gypsy cats, it is a 'must' for all cat lovers and students of the 'Northern Riots', Ireland, Jamaica, 'Black v White' and 'Good v Evil. 'It is suitable for reading by teenagers and adults.
Life ... (plus ten)
Series: Quirky Verse. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
A collection of verse taking a sideways view of life from birth to death and points between. Ten new poems added.
Life, Camera, Action! Everything You Need to Know about Living Well You Can Learn from the Movies
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
Being AgeWise is simply to be the best YOU at any age. Life, Camera, Action! presents twenty-two films that delightfully illustrate Success in Aging® principles as keys to a happier life. Di Patterson shows each point and encourages you to re-examine the lessons you have learned traversing the journey of your years so life can be easier and just plain more fun!
Today Is Somebody's Birthday
You set the price! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Birthdays, Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
A collection of quaint little stories told in rhyme of how the celebration of a special event such as a birthday can bring people together.
Magic Days
Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Glenn Lockwood has made a new friend, a man by the name of Vernon Hudspeth. Today Vernon is seventy. Tomorrow he'll be sixty, and fifty the day after. Who knows how this is happening? Who knows why? Maybe these are just magic days, when impossible wishes are granted, dying loves are restored, and hints are everywhere that the cosmos is a far grander thing than anyone can imagine.
The Gift of Aging - And Other Secrets for Living a Beautiful Life!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The secret of life is simple! I am now the age that my Mother was when she died. So young, so quick, so devastating to those who loved her. The pain of her passing left me with some very important concepts which have been written down in this short little book of pictures and text about the gift of aging, the simple secrets to a happy love filled life and reflections on the joys of being.
The Infinite Life of Emily Crane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,410. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Emily Crane doesn't want to die, but what she's been doing for the past seventeen years can't really be called “living,” so when a tragic event cuts her teenage life short, she feels nothing for the loss. But when she awakens only hours later, very much alive and without a single injury on her body, she is thrust into an existence that she never thought possible.
Middle Age Cranky at 100: Fine Whines & Muddled Memories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Howard Baldwin isn't really a cranky guy; he just plays one in his blog. In this compilation of his first 100 columns, he wends his way with both humor and harrumph through the aggravations of 21st century life, but also touches on nostalgia, accumulated wisdom, and appreciation both for the way things are and the way they used to be.
But for the Moon
Series: Beasts Within. Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
But for the Moon - story #10 in Clive Gilson's Beasts Within series. Its time to go home - at eighty years or more in age - it must be time to go home?