In the midst of caring for or interacting with someone who has Alzheimer’s, Dementia, or any type of Cognitive Impairment (CI) it is hard to set aside time for reading about how to manage the care. This book is a short, easy to read model for anyone (professional, friend or family member). Teepa Snow has … Continue reading Dementia Caregiver Guide By Teepa Snow
This is a graphic Young adult story about a kid with ADHD. It is a success story! Nelson has a hard time focusing, paying attention, and following directions. His parents decide that they do not want him on medication and choose to have him placed in special classes. Nelson is in middle school and does … Continue reading Nelson Beats the Odds by Ronnie Sidney
This is a cozy mystery that takes place in a small English village. Sophie has just inherited her Aunt’s cottage and is getting settled in her new home. Aunt May was a travel writer and encouraged Sophie to write but Sophie has been busy teaching English to children all over Europe while her deadbeat boyfriend … Continue reading Best Murder in Show by Debbie Young
Based on the scriptural text of Jesus saying that the second most important thing to do is love your neighbor, this book provides you with step by step ways in which to carry this out. The book is well written, easy to follow and makes a strong point that many issues in our current world … Continue reading The Art of Neighboring: Building Genuine Relationships Right Outside Your Door By Jay Pathak and Dave Runyon
Remember, I am always reading! The books you find on my blog are the ones I want to share so others can find the joy I have found.
Wow! So much food for thought! Kroes has written an amazing book full of hardcore information on the current condition of the Earth. With chapters on such topics as deforestation, water, mineral shortages, and even the nitrogen cycle, Kroes covers everything you can think of and even rates them as to what is the most … Continue reading Feasible Living: Dealing with Ecological Anxiety While Adapting to Our Changing World by Ken Kroes
If you like historical fiction this is a great read about the life of a Russian woman, Grusha, and her son, Stepan, set in the 16th century. Grusha has been a slave for the Kolychev clan but following the death of her husband, Grusha’s primary concern is her son and this choice governs all the … Continue reading Song of the Shaman by C. P. Lesley