Books tagged: family support

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Taking Care of the Caregiver: Suggestions and Tips in Three Main Areas of the Caregiving Process
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 16,530. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
This book is about what I’d considered the three main areas of being a caregiver. Area one is the actual caring for an ailing loved one. Area two is about connecting with your ailing loved one. And area three is about taking care of you, the caregiver. For, without you, your loved one may not receive the love and care they deserve.
My Parent Had Dementia: Our Family’s Story from Pre-Illness to Heaven
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This book is about my mother’s journey with dementia and ours with being her caregivers. It is my hope that by telling my story, others who are struggling with these issues may find some valuable tips, resources, and hope in knowing they are not alone.
24 Million: Challenges and Solutions for Alienated Fathers in America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,860. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
Many responsible, committed fathers fall by the wayside due to imbalances in the legal system, financial hardship, the cost of legal representation, and unhealthy co-parenting. The book 24 Million not only sheds light on the epidemic of absent fathers in America. It provides a roadmap for healing and restoration for both fathers and their families.
Mum, What's Happening to our Water? Second Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,530. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Environmental Conservation & Protection
This book details the impact on the live of Amy, her family, her pets and her community. This is a story based on facts gathered via interviews and reports over time. It is based on the story of a family in Queensland, Australia, but this could be anywhere in the world. Read how coal seam gas impacts for ever on the people and their environment. Scary stuff!
My World is Over “The Day it All Went Dark”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,910. Language: American English. Published: May 20, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Her world is over, at least that’s what Brynn O’Neill believes as she and her siblings find themselves alone at home with no power for the weekend. Once the three realize that no one is coming to help them, they set off on their own journey to find their parents. Along the way, Brynn narrates through her journal as the kids meet friends and foes alike and learn what is really out in the world.
Out Of The Burning Forest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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Based on a true story. Desi's younger brother Ken suffers from a mental illness that has plagued his life since adolescence. Follow Desi on what begins as a routine weekly visit to Ken, who has been diagnosed and on medication for twelve years. The surprise for Desi on that visit is Ken's brief, but powerful description of what it is to have lived his life, and recover from a troubled conscience.
Bloom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,540. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012 by Shalako Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
If you've ever asked, why bad things happen or, where is God when you are facing tragedy, then Bloom is a must read. Heather Vargas gives an honest look at life and the road of grief. Bloom will grab at your heart, but you will find yourself laughing at her irreverent tone addressing complex issues. In the end, Bloom offers hope for a better tomorrow.
Multiple Sclerosis, an Enigma
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 40,140. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
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The true story of a middle-aged woman being unexpectedly diagnosed with a young person's disease: multiple sclerosis. The journey to diagnosis and the reality of the treatment brought a premature end to her career as a public school teacher. Making decisions about disease modifying drugs and their side effect/benefit ratio; receiving the support of a loving spouse; questioning the diagnosis.
Step Parenting Getting It Right
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: American English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / stepparenting
Step families or Blended Families Are the Norm Nowadays. The statistics show that 65 percent of remarriages will include children from previous relationships. When families “blend” to create step families things rarely progress smoothly. This book teaches you to deal with basic issues such as privacy for individual family members, who should handle the discipline, giving your stepchildren space
Shadow Puppets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
In this book of poems, one speaker explores her roles as a daughter, mother, wife, and more with emotional honesty. She examines both her effect on members of her family and their effect on her, good and bad, in an attempt to discover universal experiences of contemporary families. The poems are mostly free verse with the exception of "Sonnet." The title poem inspires the structure of the book.