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Sit-in At The Alamo
Series: Science Fiction Tales. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by EuroMark. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jimmy Mok lives in a futuristic facility limited to his powered wheelchair. Watching his daily television show reruns Jimmy’s days continue to be filled with enjoyment and excitement. Living at the Golden Day Sunset Home can become a hostile place however. Soon Jimmy must choose the fate of his future between the assault on the Alamo or the resident led attack on Jimmy’s own home front.
The Art of De-conditioning--Eating Your Way to Heaven
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
"The Art of De-conditioning" is about Fritz Peterson, a 20 game winner for the New York Yankees who hated the dieting and exercising he had to go through his entire career. He vowed that when he finished his baseball career he would weigh 300 pounds some day. He says that in all walks of life people blame a few extra pounds for everything. The "heavies" need to take a stand and fight the diets.
Choosing a Nursing Home and Living With Your Choice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,510. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Making the decision to place a loved one in a nursing home can be overwhelming. This booklet can help you choose the best facility for your needs, and lots of tips to make the nursing home experience the best it can be. Based on years of practical nursing experience in various facilities and written by a Registered Nurse. Nursing Homes aren't BAD-just different. The years spent there CAN be good!
Golden Years: How To Age Gracefully and Take Care of Seniors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Do you know how to age gracefully and take care of the seniors in your life? Due to a culture that celebrates youth and ignores the elderly, seniors and their families are largely unprepared to deal with the challenges seniors face as they age.
The Secret Miss Rabbit Kept
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,580. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Coming of age
At age sixteen, Sophie takes a difficult job at a nursing home. An introduction to Mable Rabbit, the 75-year-old woman who refuses to speak, motivates her to stay. Determined to break Miss Rabbit’s silence, Sophie gets more than she bargained for when an unexpected gift propels her on a journey through Miss Rabbit’s ugly past and brings her face-to-face with truths she never expected to find.
SpeakEasy
Price: Free! Words: 72,800. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
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It’s a chick-lit mystery with some history, written collaboratively by over 20 local authors as part of the community novel project of the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library. In modern-day Kansas, Ronni Long interviews 108 year old Julia, who doubts all the adventures of her long life should be revisited. As the mystery unfolds, Julia’s secrets and Ronni’s lies put both women in danger.
Harvesting Organs
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / pharmaceutical & biotechnology
Why should people be required to maintain the life of a child without a brain? Why should old people have new organs implanted in them? It is questions like these that are examined in this short book. The rationale, the costs, the societal implications, are all examined from the point of view of the average citizen who is being charged for the vast expansion of the health-care system.
Good Long Term Care How to Find It, Get IT, and Pay for It.
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 42,530. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
With more than 20 years experience in elder law, attorney Carl B. Zacharia shares with you the most important elements of long term care that you must know in order to find, get and pay for Good Long Term Care. Secrets about the Medicaid payment system as well as Veterans Benefits are explored and explained. The book is a wealth of nuggets of information to protect yourself and your loved one.
Be Nice to Me—I Pick Your Nursing Home! How to Provide for Your Parent’s Care without Going to the Poorhouse or the Nuthouse
Price: $14.97 USD. Words: 62,160. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Yale Hauptman is a practicing elder law attorney. For over 15 years, he has personally helped thousands of seniors and their families plan for the complicated journey through the long term care system. Yale and his wife, Laurie, live and share a law practice in Northern New Jersey.
The Fate of Pryde, the second in the Trilogy of Remembrance
Price: $8.64 USD. Words: 103,080. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A fabulous tale of art, creativity and—betrayal. Alexander Wainwright, Britain’s finest landscape painter, enchants us with visions of the beyond—that which lies behind the everyday world.