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Book: The Burning Man Prophecies by Matt Langford
A collection of 13 short stories and tales exploring the strange and unusual - as well as the sharp end of real life. A range of styles and genres, starting with a good old fashioned whodunnit, 'The Mr Ben paradox', looking at the extraordinary tit-for-tat hatred of Dean and Jeremiah. 'No fire' is a love story with a twist. You will then find the real sharp end of silly in stories such as 'The [...]
 
Book: THE LAST HURRAH - An elderly couple enjoys one last celebration as they face the end of life's journey. by Carmel McMurdo Audsley
Bob and Anna McAllister are a retired couple living a comfortable lifestyle in Australia. When Anna's breast cancer returns and Bob's heart condition deteriorates, they are worried about dealing with the end stage of life. Their adult children all have busy lives and they don't want to be a burden to them. They have enjoyed many cruises to the South Pacific and, after much discussion, they decide [...]
 
Book: Shattered Dreams by Joseph C. Walls
Shattered Dreams is a poetry book that is based on abuse. These poems will help you cope with any kind of abuse that you encountered. Being experienced and knowing several people who were faced with these circumstances gave me the ability to write these poems that I do. I hope that the poems in the book will not open your eyes but give you an understanding and how you as an individual can cope [...]
 
Book: Convergence by John Needham
Martin is a bachelor, a house renovator who has retired to a cottage in the beautiful South Shropshire Hills. His final project is a pair of stone cottages: one for himself and his springer spaniel to live in; the other to rent out to supplement his pension. Lily's parents came to Britain from the West Indies on the Empire Windrush in 1948 in search of a new beginning. She has spent her life as [...]
 
Book: Assisted Loving - How I Stopped My Homo-Centric Life to Take Care of My Elderly Father by Debra Elise Miller
Once upon a time a single lesbian woman lived an active life of travel, creativity and career hoping. While her commitment to LGBTQ politics and art continues, her ability to live the carefree life came screeching to a halt when she made a deal with the devil, er, her father to take care of him in his last chapter of life.
 
Book: Snow on Bald Mountain by Linda Wood Rondeau
Ryan McDougall still has much to learn about this life called Christian. When his wife tells him she is pregnant, he looks to make a change, especially since Ma's cousin Millie has moved into the already crowded house on Maple Street. Ryan takes a job as caretaker for a Bald Mountain estate owned by an eccentric, elderly woman. He hadn't expected to become attached, not only to the natural beauty [...]
 
Book: Pocket Full of Bleeding Posies by Marva Gregorio De Souza
Ring O' Ring O' Roses, A Pocket Full O' Posies, A-Tissue, A-Tissue, We all fall down into a blood bath of short stories and expressions overflowing with rich characters, synchronized murder, complete desolation, thwarted love and comprehensible randomness. Straight from the author's head, these stories are snap shots in the characters' lives and small windows into the human heart, thoughts and [...]
 
Book: Finding Your Way - A Spiritual GPS for Caregivers by Sandy Lovern
When parent-child roles reverse, nothing can replace wisdom seasoned with love and laughter. Exploring options to care for aging parents while respecting their independence can be exhausting emotionally and physically. Lovern, who writes from experience, not only shares sound advice regarding physical mental, residential, financial, legal, relational, and the seemingly endless other issues that [...]
 
Book: Countryside Holiday - New Beginnings by Max E. Stone
Having dedicated herself to motherhood, Teri Johnson loves her life. After forgoing the frivolity that ensued in college, the free-spirited eighty-seven-year-old that made England her second home ensured that Simone the daughter she raised alone had everything Teri could give her. Now that Simone has a family and grandchildren of her own, Teri starts to wonder 'what if?' What if life had gone [...]
 
Book: Mother, was it worth it? (The Sell The Pig Series Book 3) by Tottie Limejuice
Tottie and her eccentric family moved to France in search of a better life for her nearly nonogenarian mother who suffered from dementia. As her full-time carer, Tottie listened to daily recitations of her favourite saying: 'Mother, mother, it's a bugger, sell the pig and buy me out." Catch up now with Tottie in the AM years - After Mother - as she starts her new life in the rural Livradois-Forez [...]
 
Book: Elves Up North - A Family for Castor by L. L. Walters
The "Elves Up North - A Family for Castor" - NEW Illustrated Chapter Book - where the readers are part of the story! Come meet a magical wizard named "The Maestro" and help save Christmas this season for Santa Claus: Soar through the clouds Bounce along with your new friend, Misty the mouse Meet the "Elves of Table 12" Discover why Castor the Elf is feeling down this year Search for all the [...]
 
Book: The Last Stop - Chronicles of The Mary Stuart Riley Home for People of Advanced Years by Kirt James Boyd
"What a hoot! This is the funniest book I've ever read!" Who knew getting older could be so much fun? Holy Moses and the gang at The Last Stop Retirement Home will have you wanting to move in, even before you retire! All is not well at The Last Stop Retirement Home . . . Aster, a long-time resident known for his intellectual prowess, is in the middle of a downward spiral for the ages after his [...]
 
Book: Sell the Pig - a travel tale with a twist (The Sell The Pig Series Book 1) by Tottie Limejuice
What happens when dementia, depressed dipsomania and downright dottiness decide to uproot from the UK and move to France together. Worried by the lack of care for her frail elderly mother in the UK, Tottie decides a new life elsewhere might be the answer. Sell the Pig is a travel tale with a twist, describing with alternating humour and poignancy how a somewhat dysfunctional family decide to [...]
 
Book: Is That Billinge Lump - Sell the Pig series Book II (The Sell The Pig Series 2) by Tottie Limejuice
It seemed like a good idea at the time. When British healthcare failed her ageing mother, eccentric writer Tottie decided to uproot her dysfunctional family and try again in France. But was France ready for her depressed dipsomaniac brother, her nearly nonogenarian mother who enjoyed saying "bum" and "bugger" and her elderly collie with a weak heart and his own blog? Is That Billinge Lump? [...]
 
Book: STORYTELLER-GARGOYLE BLOOD by Warren Brown
Stone Cold Gargoyles Elderly Stoned I see stone figures when I arrive. The stony figures are of people, elderly people. These stone figures are very realistic to look at. It is then that I realize that these are the residents of the care home for the elderly who have been turned to stone. The Aging Gargoyle Virus Fifteen residents and four of the workers were turned to stone and they were sitting [...]
 
Book: Ino's Love - A Short Story by Marianne Sciucco
Sometimes the people who love us best are not family. Elderly Ino prepares a delicious Italian Christmas Eve feast for her successful CEO son, but when he's too busy to spend the holiday with his mother she shares her dinner and gifts with her home health aide. A heartwarming story about giving and forgiveness.
 
Book: Genesis Déjà vu – The New Eden by Dexter James
The survivors of an apocalyptic event (Genesis Deja vu - The Beginning) are faced with challenges in their new world. The arrival of two submarines and an elderly couple from the mainland certainly helped the only two surviving, breeding couples known on the planet - but it also created other issues. Other survivors join the small community and as events unfold, relationships are strained and [...]
 
Book: The Cannon King's Daughter by David Stroebel
Read the book that caused a firestorm in Germany that was featured in der Spiegel news magazine. With the help of three elderly relatives, American author David Stroebel discloses the unrecorded banishment in 1874 of his great-grand mother Engelbertha Krupp, daughter of Alfred, from Essen's premier steelmaker and compelling officials to acknowledge Alfred's third, and illegitimate child, Wilhelm [...]
 
Book: The Crate by Fiona J. Roberts
Ruth receives a letter from her aunt Loretta. This is most unexpected as she had been told that her aunt had died many years before.She visits her glamorous elderly relative shortly before she passes and learns that she is to be the recipient of her legacy.A crate of mementos is delivered to Ruth and as she opens the packages inside she discovers more about Loretta's wonderful and unusual life. [...]
 
Book: The Foster Factory by David Learmont
The Foster Factory deals with the experiences of David Learmont and his wife Marsha once they retired and started working again as Foster Carers. David claims that if he had written this book as a novel, the characters in it would have been considered 'too outlandish to be credible.' How the elderly couple dealt with egomaniacs, kleptomaniacs, tractor-maniacs, and children who stabbed him and [...]
 
Book: Whose Boy Are You? - A Memoir of a Young Boy by Charles Frankhauser
"Whose Boy Are You?" is a poignant memoir of a young boy whose family life is shattered by his parents' unexpected and sudden divorce. After being shuffled around and living with different relatives, he lands in the care of an elderly-childless couple that are distant relatives unknown to the boy. Their guidance helps him when he needs it most and proves to be life changing. The memoir is both [...]
 
Book: SCHOOL OF HARD KNOCKS (A Ginger Barnes Cozy Mystery Book 3) by Donna Huston Murray
A daylight burglary turns to murder when Ginger Barnes's neighborhood friend returns home at the worst possible time. Thefts and threats and wild accusations swiftly follow, tightening tensions on previously peaceful Beech Tree Lane. When elderly eccentric Letty MacNair is mugged on her doorstep, the message is clear anyone could be next. Gin's discreet inquiries sped investigations along in the [...]
 
Book: A Bend in Time & Pamasaw's Song - Two Clean Paranormal Romances by C. M. Morgan
Two Clean Paranormal Romances: A Bend in Time: Jenny McKenzie is a mystery to her entire village. The elderly woman is loved by all who know her, but nobody seems to know much about her. Her young friend, Kathleen, finally hears the whole story of who Jenny is and what she has lived. The question is, will Kathleen believe her story? Pamasaw's Song: Amy is a young widow, trying to get over the [...]
 
Book: Waiting For Joy by Vickie Phelps
Five years after Lauren Grant's husband is killed in Iraq, she is struggling to move on with her life. It's the holiday season and she desperately wants to spend time with her family and experience the joy of Christmas again. When elderly Ava Flannery steps in front of her car and is injured, Lauren is forced to think about someone other than herself. She begrudgingly takes on the job of [...]
 
Book: The Last President - A Speculative Short Story by Martin Roy Hill
In the not-too-distant future of the United States, Sergeant Frank Wengler, a corporate-contracted police officer, is called to assist in the eviction of an elderly man from his company-owned residence. Wengler senses something familiar about the old man, but can't put his finger on it. The old man, on the other hand, simply wants to talk, and as Wengler listens he begins to learn the American [...]
 
Book: Welcome to Temptation - A Romantic Comedy by Charlotte Hughes
With a hurricane closing in on Temptation, Louisiana, Michelle Thurston fails to convince her stubborn grandmother to leave her home on the bayou. Sheriff Gator Landry arrives by boat, hell-bent on forcing the elderly recluse to evacuate. He is stunned to find Michelle, who was just 16 years old when he courted her one steamy summer. Now, at 32, Michelle comes face-to-face with the man whose [...]
 
Book: Mrs. Tedesco's Missing Cookbook (A Hannah and Tamar Mystery 2) by Christa Nardi & Cassidy Salem
A simple request opens up a savory mystery. Hannah never imagined her high school service project with the elderly would draw her into another mystery. Mrs. Tedesco, a lonely widow who loves to bake, has just one request - that the teen retrieve her cookbook from her old house. Easier said than done. The house has been ransacked and the coveted cookbook is nowhere to be found. Eager to help the [...]
 
Book: Jerod's Passion - To Hold Her by Sylvie Germaine
Tough playboy and Army munitions expert, twenty-five year old Jerod Spencer must come to grips with his life- changing loss. The last thing he needs is a personal nurse admitting she has the hots for him. When he doesn't reciprocate, her fit of rage puts Jerod in the hospital. His new nurse is a force for good. With her encouragement, Jerod searches for his passion. Forces at work in Jerod lead [...]
 
Book: Murder by Proxy by Tony Nash
Another page-turning novel in the series featuring Detective Chief Inspector Tony Dyce, his forensic pathologist wife, Jane Keller, Sgt John 'Ach, ma grannie's arse!' Bell and the rest of the team. A serial killer is murdering elderly victims, using a unique method that has the medical profession fooled. Mystery, murder, sex, humour, and a whole lot of intimate, authentic forensic science, a la [...]
 
Book: An Unsaintly Season in St. Augustine (A Kate on Vacation Mystery Book 1) by Kassandra Lamb
Even on vacation, Kate Huntington can't seem to avoid other people's troubles. While in St. Augustine, Florida for the Christmas holidays, she and her PI husband get caught up in trying to find a friend of Kate's parents who's gone missing. They soon discover that this isn't just a case of a senior citizen wandering off. Can they reunite the elderly man with his wife before Christmas, or will [...]
 


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