Books tagged: midlife

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Relining the Empty Nest: A Journey of Discovery
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
The idea of the "empty nest" has only been associated with children leaving home, but there is so much more to it than that. Your nest is empty at any time there is change and transition in your life. While it can be a time of sadness and fear, it is also a wonderful opportunity for transition. Relining the Empty Nest is a 10-step guide to take the journey of discovery into the next phase.
The Advantage for Mid-Lifers
Series: The Advantage Mini Ebooks. Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Training
Taking key soft skills from her groundbreaking book and awareness-raising workshops, Emma Sue Prince identifies how you can embrace adaptability and integrity to celebrate the best years of your life. This little e-book focuses on sharpening two key skills that will help you have that advantage and live a meaningful and happy life.
A Minute in March
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,920. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Lou has reached an age of reflection and wants to swim to France. Or does he? Is his behaviour down to ambition, a sense of duty, escapism, or sheer desperation? Should he not be content with his lot? Has he got what it takes? This training diary documents the journeys and friendships that meet their inevitable test at the hands of nature. Sales of this book support the cancer charity Fish Aid.
Memos from Midlife: 24 Parables of Adult Adjustment
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,940. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“... It’s the most entertaining book I’ve read this year.” — Steve Chapman, Columnist and Editorial Writer, The Chicago Tribune There are no pretentious arguments about policy or social science in these pages, rather humorous essays — because it is a report from what Frank Zimring calls "my second career, and everybody else’s second career, the hard work of becoming an adult in the modern world."
Full Grown People: Greatest Hits, Volume 1
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
Full Grown People's first book! An anthology of 30 essays from the site, Full Grown People: Greatest Hits, Volume One takes you on a tour around the awkward ages in adulthood. The Writer magazine says that Full Grown People publishes "powerful personal essays that examine the human experience with candor and wit."
The Last Mask
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
When Norm, a Boston businessman on a trip to Tokyo, gets into a random bar conversation with a stranger, all he expects to get out of it are some tips on Japanese etiquette. Instead, he ends up questioning everything he thought he knew about himself ­­-- and about what it means to be happy.
The Duchess, The Knight and the Leprechaun
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A widow in her middle years, Anna Thornberg has recovered from the loss of her long-time husband Robert, a caring and cheerful Irishman who harbored a secret dark side. Anna’s best friend, Reenie, decides that Anna needs a man in her life .
Beneath a Wild Sky - Forest Cat and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,300. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Need a good shiver, a quick laugh, or a pull on the heartstrings? The eighteen thought-provoking short stories in this collection are sure to provide, featuring stories about people you may think you know, and places you may think you’ve been. Meet FBI agents and devious killers, good mothers and bad wives, in a forest or on a lake, in spring rain or summer sun, all Beneath a Wild Sky.
Old Wives Tales: Living Our Lives - Becoming Ourselves Twenty-Five Women's Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Old Ain't A Dirty Word! At eighty-four, it's welcome news. Old Wives Tales, is Peg Mayo's seventeenth book. Old is defined as sixty-seven to the end of the game. This is a collaborative effort of many old women. The eldest participant is ninety-seven. Peg's forty years as a psychotherapist helped shape their wisdom entertainingly. Cover photos are from a while back.
Help! I Am Surrounded By Bitches: The Swamp Goddess Guide To Friendship Frenzy Amid Menopausal Mayhem And Aging Angst
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,710. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Are you increasingly annoyed with friends? Have several friendships unraveled? Do relationships feel strained? It’s friendship frenzy, a by-product of menopausal mayhem and aging angst. This double milestone is an ideal time to release expired friendships and create quality ones. Learn how to keep the friends you want, let go of those you don’t, and know the difference.