Books tagged: nursing home

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Dementia Diary, A Caregiver's Journal
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,800. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
(3.00)
For 15 years, Robert Tell was his widowed Mom's caregiver as her mind and personality disappeared into the fog of dementia. He tells the tale with compassion and humor in this full length, fast moving memoir. His lesson: Caregiver burnout can be helped. If you are watching your loved one vanish into the sinkhole of Alzheimer's Disease (or another dementia), "Dementia Diary" will lift your spirit
We're So Sorry, Uncle Albert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010 by L.L. Bartlett. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00)
The Nichols family is all in a tizzy when it's discovered their penny-pinching Uncle Albert is worth millions, and decide he has overstayed his worldly welcome. But can they bump off the old man and get away with it?
Pretty Piece of Work Vol. 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,170. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.50)
A collection of short stories from Shannon L. Arrant, featuring the four new stories Jasmine Forever, Chaos, Unity and The Truth as well as the previously released works Brilliance, Shadows of Self, Chameleon, and Canary in a Coal Mine.
The Nursing Home Fugitive
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,910. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » General
WWII veteran Clive Parisi lives moment-to-moment. A stroke took away his ability to remember. He runs away from the nursing home and embarks on the best journey of his life. A cast of weird, wonderful, disabled characters help him adapt. He takes up painting as a way to communicate and proves that, despite overwhelming obstacles, he can still decide what becomes of him.
Tumbling Down the Nighttime
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Ed lay in his nursing home bed, his sheets wet, the nurses running late in their nightly routine of cleaning him up. He hated the place. He had lived a long and wonderful life and the waiting to die just seemed like too much for him to have to put up with. But then one night he got a very special visitor from his past, a visitor who had forgotten to say goodbye all those decades before.
From Here to Everlasting
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 64,860. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
More than a romance, it's a love story. Maggie Malone is a caring, competent nurse and a loyal friend. She's also unable to trust her own judgment in relationships. Will Maggie be able to heal from her past and find happiness with the help of her dearly departed Aunt Tillie? 'From Here to Everlasting' offers an inside view of how a good nursing home feels, functions, and how to find one.
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
(5.00)
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.
About Mr. Warren
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Animal Planet and Burger King, Mr. Warren can only say two words, but loves to write jumbled-up quotes. Experimental and thought-provoking culture questions about what living looks like when no one cares if you exist.
Forget
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00)
The Powers have caused nothing but trouble throughout the history of the world - everyone knows that. We'll all sleep better at night knowing the last one is about to die. Won't we?
Kindred Souls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In Seavy Village, she calls herself Linda. She has gone by many names. She travels from nursing home to nursing home, fixing problems, helping others, in her own way. Until she meets Eloise Mortimer. Rich, famous Eloise Mortimer. Dying Eloise Mortimer, who fancies herself a latter-day Miss Marple, but who might prove much more dangerous—and much more destructive.