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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
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.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Marie Moore, 62 years old, wakes up in a dark world, devoid of light or images. She visits all sorts of specialists, who eventually, jointly, diagnose her with a psychological disorder. However, it will quickly become clear that the specialists were wrong…
A Caregivers Guide to Living with an Elderly Parent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
When the responsibility of caring for an elderly parent falls to you, there are bound to be problems. This book details many useful ideas for making living with an elderly parent easier and less stressful. If you worry about your elderly parent each time you have to leave them home alone, then the tips found here could save you many sleepless nights.
The Old Man and the Dog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
An elderly widower finds a dog on his walk in the woods. The two become companions as the man cares for the dog and the dog watches the man.
A Dark Night
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A elderly man drags himself into a pharmacy late at night. The only employee present is a young man. A power failure locks them in the store. Then someone else enters unannounced.
Hand and Space: A Captain Brian Saber story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Sometimes the elderly can make a real difference when given a chance. Captain Brian Saber must recruit a ninety-one-year-old discredited scientist to help save all of humanity from a deadly attack by aliens deep in space. Science fiction with a human touch.
21st Century Essential Guide to HUD Programs and Housing Grants – Volume Two, Major Programs, Housing for the Elderly (Section 202) and Disabled (Section 811), Homeless Assistance, Applications
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,780. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate
Federal documents on HUD programs and housing grants - provides extensive information on housing grants and programs: * Housing for the Elderly (Section 202) Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program for very low-income persons 62 years of age or older. Homeless Assistance Continuum of Care (CoC) to assist homeless persons to move to permanent housing; plus much more.
Death As A Salesman: What's Wrong With Assisted Suicide
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Recognized as one of the definitive handbooks in the battle against assisted suicide, this clearly written analysis examines the issue from numerous perspectives. Chapters include: The story of Jack Kevorkian; the history of the Hemlock Society; real answers to pain and depression; hospice care; medical ethics; the social history of assisted suicide; and much more.
Leading Chaos; An Essential Guide to Conflict Management, Revised Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,780. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory
Leading Chaos explores safety based Goal-Oriented Intervention, which provides the baseline protocol for the professional and non-professional intervener. The goals for each stage of conflict management have been fine-tuned and will help interveners succeed in answering that age-old question asked during a flash-point crisis ‘What should I do?' It takes the guesswork out of conflict management.