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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.
A Collection of Short Stories - written by robots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,790. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(3.00)
Fascinating and intriguing short stories that deliver unexpected twists - plus a sample of the author’s upcoming horror novel, The Diary of P.F. Criggley. Discover true love, a global catastrophe, a boy who wants just one thing in life, an old man realizing his Golden Years, a worker who discovers he is not the man he thought he was, and a military weapon that does more than advertised.
Bingoed
Series: Essie Cobb Senior Sleuth Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,650. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by Cozy Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.40)
Essie Cobb, 90-year-old senior sleuth, and her three pals--Opal, Marjorie, and Fay are on the trail of mystery. They're determined to find out why one of their fellow residents at the Happy Haven Assisted Living Facility suddenly fell into a coma after winning the grand prize of one dollar at the weekly Bingo game. And when these ladies make up their minds to do something--watch out!
A Quarter Yellow Sun
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00)
Based on a true tale from the author's hometown, 'A Quarter Yellow Sun' is the story of an aged war veteran, alone in the world and preparing for his final crusade. This story was nominated in 2011 for ‘The Pushcart Prize’.
Twisted Reason (A Lucinda Pierce Mystery)
Series: Lucinda Pierce Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,630. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A missing elderly man shows up dead on his son’s front porch, his pockets full of acorns. Pierce isn’t certain if she’s investigating a murder or one of the strangest natural deaths she’s ever encountered. The investigation brings her into contact with the adult children of people with dementia and leads her to a strange wonderland. When the missing are found, often questions remain.
5 Reasons to Leave a Lover - A Novella and Other Short Stories
Series: The Ellery Roulet Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,470. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(3.67)
In 5 Reasons to Leave a Lover, author Carolyn Moncel returns with a fresh batch of stories based on love and loss. Encounters in Paris' Ellery and Julien Roulet return, picking up their lives where the short story, "Pandora`s Box Revisited," ends. This time the Roulets are involved in a love triangle and must explore how love relationships are affected and splinter beyond repair.
Get Kilt: A Zombie Pill
Price: Free! Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
An energy pill called Kilt turns the elderly into overactive, dangerous zombies. Time for the walking dead to Get Kilt. A horror comedy novella.