Caring for a Loved One with Dementia: A Mindfulness-Based Guide for Reducing Stress and Making the Best of Your Journey Together

By Marguerite Manteau-Rao

If you’re taking care of a friend with dementia, you recognize firsthand the problem of supplying care whereas retaining your individual future health. Caring for a friend with Dementia bargains a compassionate and potent mindfulness-based dementia care (MBDC) consultant that will help you decrease pressure, remain balanced, and convey ease into your interactions with the individual with dementia.

In this ebook, you’ll tips on how to strategy being concerned with calm, founded presence; reply to the one you love with compassion; and keep genuine conversation, even within the absence of phrases. most significantly, you’ll learn how to deal with the grief, anger, melancholy, and different feelings frequently linked to dementia care, so that you can locate energy and which means in each one second you spend together with your friend.

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The Promise: A Novel

By Ann Weisgarber

“This moment enticing novel from Weisgarber . . . has colors of Willa Cather, Sinclair Lewis, and Conrad Richter.”— Publishers Weekly, starred overview

Young pianist Catherine Wainwright flees the modern city of Dayton, Ohio, within the wake of a bad scandal. Heartbroken and dealing with destitution, she reveals herself impressive up correspondence with a formative years admirer, the lately widowed Oscar Williams. In desperation, she is of the same opinion to marry him, but if Catherine travels to Oscar’s farm on Galveston Island, Texas—a thousand miles from home—she unearths she is little ready for the existence that awaits her. The island is distant, the elements sweltering, and Oscar’s little boy Andre is grieving not easy for his misplaced mom. And notwithstanding Oscar attempts to thrill his new spouse, the secrets and techniques of the earlier sit down uncomfortably among them.

Meanwhile, for Nan Ogden, Oscar’s housekeeper, Catherine’s surprising arrival has come as an excellent surprise. For not just did she promise Oscar’s first spouse that she will be the one to keep up little Andre, yet she has emotions for Oscar that she is suffering to suppress. And while the worst hurricane in a new release descends, the ladies will locate themselves proven as by no means before.

The Promise, now to be had in paperback, bought rave experiences from critics and captured the hearts of readers all over the world. opposed to the backdrop of the devastating Galveston storm of 1900, Ann Weisgarber tells a heartbreaking tale with unforgettable voices.

Skyhorse Publishing, in addition to our Arcade, Yucca, and sturdy Books imprints, are proud to post a extensive diversity of books for readers attracted to fiction—novels, novellas, political and scientific thrillers, comedy, satire, ancient fiction, romance, erotic and love tales, secret, vintage literature, folklore and mythology, literary classics together with Shakespeare, Dumas, Wilde, Cather, and lots more and plenty extra. whereas no longer each name we submit turns into a New York Times bestseller or a countrywide bestseller, we're dedicated to books on topics which are occasionally neglected and to authors whose paintings would possibly not differently discover a home.

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Bébés illimités

By Dominique Forget

« On fait des enfants pour soi, pour donner de soi, pour mettre un peu de soi dans nos familles et nos sociétés et pour faire que soi existe encore un peu après sa mort. » Extrait de l. a. préface du Dr Jean-François Chicoine Il est grand, le désir d’enfants… Mais jusqu’où sommes-nous prêts à aller, individuellement et collectivement, pour assouvir ce désir irrépressible ? Fécondation in vitro, congélation d’embryons, sélection génétique, ban­ques d’ovules et de spermatozoïdes, dons d’embryons, mères porteuses, homoparentalité et grossesses tardives sont à l’honneur dans cet essai à saveur d’enquête journalistique, qui se lit d’un trait. Dans un type ciselé et efficace, l’auteure Dominique overlook livre les résultats de ses recherches, de même que les confidences parfois troublantes qu’elle a recueillies auprès de femmes et d’hommes qui ont fait l’expérience de l. a. procréation assistée, souvent au prix d’énormes sacrifices. Elle disclose également l’état de los angeles réglementation en matière de procréation assistée au Québec, au Canada et ailleurs dans le monde, et rapporte les propos d’experts qui ont pris place dans les débats entourant l. a. procréation assistée. Dérangeant, voire profondément bouleversant, Bébés illimités est un livre-choc qui nous laisse avec de grandes réflexions…

À propos de Dominique Forget

Titulaire d’une maîtrise en génie chimique, Dominique omit travaille depuis plus de dix ans comme journaliste scientifique. Elle collabore à de nombreux magazines dont L’actualité, Québec technological know-how et Elle Québec. Membre de l. a. Fédération professionnelle des journalistes du Québec et de l’Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec, elle est également l’auteure de Perdre le Nord ?, ouvrage qui a remporté en 2008 le prix du meilleur livre scientifique canadien, dans los angeles catégorie « grand public », décerné par l’Asso­­ciation canadienne des rédacteurs scientifiques.

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The Tragedy of Arthur: A Novel

By Arthur Phillips

The Tragedy of Arthur is an emotional and elaborately built journey de strength from “one of the easiest writers in the USA” (The Washington Post). Its doomed hero is Arthur Phillips, a tender novelist being affected by a con artist father who works wonders of deception. Imprisoned for many years and nearing the top of his existence, Arthur’s father finds a treasure he’s stored mystery for part a century: The Tragedy of Arthur, a formerly unknown play by means of William Shakespeare. Arthur and his dual sister inherit their father’s undertaking: to determine the manuscript released and stated because the Bard’s final superb present to humanity . . . except it’s their father’s final nice con. by means of turns hilarious and haunting, this virtuosic novel, which include Shakespeare’s (?) misplaced play in its entirety, brilliantly subverts our notions of fact, fiction, genius, and id, because the Arthurs—the novelist and the traditional king—play out their unusually intertwined fates.

A New York Times amazing booklet • A New Yorker Reviewers’ favourite of the 12 months • A Wall road Journal top Novel of the yr • A San Francisco Chronicle top e-book of the 12 months • A Chicago Tribune favourite booklet of the 12 months • A Library Journal most sensible Ten booklet of the 12 months • A Kirkus Reviews most sensible ebook of the 12 months • certainly one of Salon’s 5 top novels of the year

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Meet Me at Emotional Baggage Claim

By Lisa Scottoline

"A hot, full of life choice of narrative vignettes chronicling the daily courting of 2 girls who additionally take place to be a part of a winning mother-daughter writing team." ―Kirkus Reviews
Love and guilt are thick within the Scottoline/Serritella loved ones, and Lisa and Francesca's mother-daughter-turned-best-friends bond will strike a well-recognized be aware to many. yet now that Lisa is a suburban empty-nester and Francesca is an self sustaining twenty-something within the giant urban, they need to the best way to remain shut whereas dwelling aside. How does a mother's love translate throughout country traces and over any semblance of non-public obstacles? you are going to chortle out loud as they face-off over the correct process for packing dishes, the significance of bringing a coat in the summer, and the dos and don'ts of courting at any age. upload feisty octogenarian mom Mary to the combination, and you have got a Molotov cocktail of estrogen, evaluations, and enjoyable.

The tales in Meet Me at Emotional luggage Claim will make you chuckle, cry, and contact your mom, daughter, and your whole girlfriends.

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The Saga of the People of Laxardal and Bolli Bollason's Tale (Penguin Classics)

The Penguin Classics checklist of medieval sagas grows ever extra outstanding with those exciting Norse sagas

One of the best-loved works of Icelandic literature, this stirring story of struggle and romance follows 3 generations of sturdy girls, clever leaders, and hotheaded warriors. the one saga rumored to were written by way of a girl, it tells of the centuries predating 1245, while magic rites and sorcery clashed with the unfold of Christianity all through a speedily altering Viking world. 

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the prime writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking international. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the easiest works all through historical past and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the series to supply authoritative texts better by way of introductions and notes by way of distinct students and modern authors, in addition to up-to-date translations by way of award-winning translators.

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Only Children

By Rafael Yglesias

This novel by way of the writer of "The video game Player" and "Hot Property" tells the tale of 2 big apple and the impact a primary baby has on their marriages. It offers, throughout the first 5 years of every child's lifestyles, the dramatic alterations each one mother or father needs to endure.

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Irma Voth: A Novel

By Miriam Toews

"Thenicely drawn distinction among what Irma is familiar with and suspects and what the readerunderstands approximately her global supplies Irma Voth asuspenseful cost from the 1st pages.” —Jane Smiley, Globe and Mail (Toronto)

Ina infrequent coming-of-age novel that blends darkish truths with upliftingtransformations, acclaimed writer Miriam Toewsdelivers the tale of a tender Mennonite lady, susceptible but clever past heryears, who includes the load of a negative kinfolk mystery together with her in the course of aremarkable trip of survival and redemption. Irma Voth,from the award-winning writer of Swing Low and A advanced Kindness,is a poignant and chic exploration of 1 woman’s tough odyssey todiscover her personal potential—a direction that leads her clear of her close-knitcommunity and into the huge and unknown global beyond. 

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Your Legacy: The Greatest Gift

We are living in a tradition that seeks to ruin the embryonic religion of our youngsters and usher them into politically right ideology, godless platforms of trust, and gross immorality that may have surprised earlier generations. this can be what confronts modern Christian mom and dad and plenty of of them are frightened of it. we are living in really perilous times.

however the excellent news is there's a method you will be triumphant during this conflict for the hearts, minds, and souls of your worthy childrens. no matter what degree you're in as a mum or dad or grandparent, you could depart a religious legacy that would equip your kids and grandchildren with an unshakable background of religion. YOUR LEGACY tells you the way by way of presenting:

  • Dr. Dobson's own tale of his personal religious legacy
  • Strategies for the religious education of children
  • Help for fogeys of prodigals
  • Hope for attaining unsaved parents
  • Principles for construction a love dating together with your children
  • Testimonies from mom and dad who obtained it right
  • Stories you could learn in your childrens for leaving your legacy
  • Steps you could take to guide your baby to Christ

how are you going to train your kids what issues so much? it's by means of being intentional approximately their non secular education. YOUR LEGACY may also help you're making that the significant precedence of your family.

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Financial Infidelity: Seven Steps to Conquering the #1 Relationship Wrecker

By Bonnie Eaker Weil

From an acclaimed therapist?the first publication ever to deal with the monetary energy struggles in relationships

Money?not sexual adultery?is the number 1 challenge in relationships. in accordance with Dr. Bonnie, one of many nation?s prime therapists, ?nearly one-third of adults in devoted relationships admit to mendacity to their accomplice approximately spending habits.? mystery charge cards, binge procuring, revenge spending, and POPs (pissed off purchases) are only a number of examples of the way monetary infidelity undermines belief and harms a relationship.

With readability and compassion, Dr. Bonnie?who has a close to a hundred percent good fortune price in counseling undefined? is helping readers realize their hidden monetary indiscretions, reconnect with their companions, and recuperate the belief and intimacy of their relationships.

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