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Parenting Our Parents: Transforming the Challenge into a Journey of Love

Frances, Jane Wolf · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 344
Format: Hardcover

This book is a "must read" for anyone who is presently caring for their aging parents, anyone who will eventually care for their aging parents or anyone planning on growing older. The author brings her decades of professional experiences as a psychotherapist, an attorney, a coach...
 
 
Will and Testament

Hjorth, Vigdis · Verso Fiction
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

A controversial bestseller from one of Norway's most intelligent and highly-regarded novelistsWhen a dispute over her parents' will grows bitter, Bergljot is drawn back into the orbit of the family she fled twenty years before. Her mother and father have decided to leave two island...
 
 
Loving Someone with an Eating Disorder: Understanding, Supporting, and Connecting with Your Partner

Dana Harron PsyD · New Harbinger Publications
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

In this compassionate guide, eating disorder expert Dana Harron offers hope to partners of people with eating disorders. You'll discover ways to communicate with empathy and understanding, strategies for dealing with mealtime challenges, and tips to help you both find your way back...
 
 
Your New Money Story: The Beliefs, Behaviors, and Brain Science to Rewire for Wealth

Krueger, David · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Neuroscientists estimate that over 90 percent of our operating systems - beliefs, behaviors, patterns - are unconscious. Since the surface story determines less than 10 percent of our decisions, how can we illuminate the shadow story responsible for over 90 percent of what we do each day?...
 
 
The Call of the Wild and Free: Reclaiming Wonder in Your Child's Education

Ainsley Arment · HarperOne
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Allow your children to experience the adventure, freedom, and wonder of childhood with this practical guide that provides all the information, inspiration, and advice you need for creating a modern, quality homeschool education.Inspired by the spirit of Henry David Thoreau - "All good...
 
 
Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life

Eyal, Nir · BenBella Books
Pages: 300
Format: Hardcover

You sit down at your desk to work on an important project, but a notification on your phone interrupts your morning. Later, as you're about to get back to work, a colleague taps you on the shoulder to chat. At home, screens get in the way of quality time with your family. Another day goes...
 
 
Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know

MalcolmGladwell · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

Malcolm Gladwell, host of the podcast Revisionist History and author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Outliers, offers a powerful examination of our interactions with strangers--and why they often go wrong.How did Fidel Castro fool the CIA for a generation? Why did Neville Chamberlain...
 
 
The Last Ocean: A Journey Through Memory and Forgetting

Nicci Gerrard · Penguin Press
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

From the award-winning journalist and author, a lyrical, raw and humane investigation of dementia that explores both the journeys of the people who live with the condition and those of their loved onesAfter a diagnosis of dementia, Nicci Gerrard's father, John, continued to live life...
 
 
The Hotel Neversink

Price, Adam O'Fallon · Tin House Books
Pages: 290
Format: Paperback

"A gripping, atmospheric, heart-breaking, almost-ghost story. Not since Stephen King's Overlook has a hotel hiding a secret been brought to such vivid life." -- Lydia Kiesling, author of The Golden StateThirty-one years after workers first broke ground, the magnificent Hotel...
 
 
The Unexpected Journey of Caring: The Transformation from Loved One to Caregiver

Thomson, Donna · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

With a foreword by Judy Woodruff, The Unexpected Journey of Caring is a practical guide to finding personal meaning in the 21st century care experience.Personal transformation is usually an experience we actively seek out - not one that hunts us down. Becoming a caregiver is one transformation...