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The Life Plan: How Any Man Can Achieve Lasting Health, Great Sex, and a Stronger, Leaner Body

by Jeffry S. Life Atria Books (May 03, 2011)

This guy is for real— And he knows that it’s never too late to transform your body

It’s very likely that you have seen Dr. Jeffry Life before. And if you have, you might have thought, How can this seventy-two-year-old...


Writing after Retirement: Tips from Successful Retired Writers

by Carol Smallwood & Christine Redman-Waldeyer Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 04, 2014)

This anthology explores the many avenues would-be writers can take to initiate a career as a published author. It is filled with tips on how to write in a variety of genres and how to connect with other writers...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Older & Wiser

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (April 26, 2011)

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Older & Wiser focuses on the wonders of getting older. It holds the best 101 stories from Chicken Soup for the Soul’s library for today’s young seniors!

You cross the magic sixty-year...


Death? No thank you!

by Eric Ntilza Cocollos Atramenta (September 01, 2014)

What if the inevitability of death is nothing but a self-limiting belief? A phenomenon that we bring upon ourselves, through ignorance, in this quantum universe?

Immortality is within us. Evolution is making...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Grand and Great

by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen & Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (April 19, 2011)

Grandparents and grandchildren will enjoy Chicken Soup for the Soul: Grand and Great with its 101 stories written by grandparents about their grandchildren and by grateful grandchildren about their grandparents....


Aging Wisely: Strategies for Baby Boomers and Seniors

by M. A. D. Levine Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 17, 2014)

As our population continues to age, learning how to do it well becomes even more important and benefits those who consider it thoughtfully. Aging Wisely promotes behaviors and actions that will help people age...


The Grace in Aging

by Kathleen Dowling Singh Wisdom Publications (August 05, 2014)

Learn to use your later years for awakening and spiritual growth.

Encouraging, inspiring, and practical, The Grace in Aging invites all those who have ever experienced spiritual longing to awaken in their twilight...


Refeathering the Empty Nest: Life After the Children Leave

by Wendy Aronsson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (April 18, 2014)

Refeathering the Empty Nest shows how to manage that period of time when children are preparing to leave the family home, either temporarily or permanently, and how to move forward in a healthy, even rewarding...


The Inner Life of the Dying Person

by Allan Kellehear Columbia University Press (May 27, 2014)

This unique book recounts the experience of facing one’s death solely from the dying person’s point of view rather than from the perspective of caregivers, survivors, or rescuers. Such unmediated access...


Older and Happier!

by Dag Sebastian Ahlander Skyhorse (May 06, 2014)

Of today’s retired men, one third are reasonably happy, one third are dissatisfied, and one third have resigned themselves to their situation. After retiring, Dag Sebastian Ahlander, former Swedish Consul...


The Shadow of the Hummingbird

by Athol Fugard & Paula Fourie Theatre Communications Group (April 07, 2014)

A legendary playwright mines the depth of the human heart.


The Keys to the Jail

by Keetje Kuipers BOA Editions Ltd. (March 10, 2014)

This highly anticipated second collection boldly addresses female anger, reaching beyond traditional roles for a new place in the world.


Paradox for Life Review: A Guide for Protecting Older Adults' Self Esteem

by James J. Magee Jason Aronson, Inc. (October 21, 2013)

Paradox for Life Review explains how three different bases for self-esteem affect the accuracy of self-esteem as the lens through which older adults view their reminiscences. James J. Magee describes how life...


A Practical Guide for Alzheimer's & Dementia Caregivers

by Micha Shalev Dodge Park Publishing (April 01, 2014)

Dear Caregiver, I set out to write a comprehensive book with a fresh approach for caregivers and family members who are dealing and assisting individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. I gathered as much...


The Life Plan Diet

by Jeffry S. Life Atria Books (March 18, 2014)

Feel younger even as you grow older! From New York Times bestselling author Dr. Life, this heart-healthy diet plan will help men aged fifty and older lose weight, boost their energy, and build strong bodies...


Flip-Flops After Fifty: And Other Thoughts on Aging I Remembered to Write Down

by Cindy Eastman She Writes Press (April 08, 2014)

Who hasn't experienced life's painful jabs-especially those of us who have rounded the corner into middle age? Emotional family events, stress from lousy jobs, the bittersweet feelings when the kids leave home,...


What You Don't Know about Retirement

by Bill Dodds & Steve Mark Meadowbrook (October 05, 2010)

What You Don’t Know about Retirement… is an outrageous quiz that helps celebrate the joy of retirement and provides entertainment for any retirement party. This book is sure to be a hit among retirees!

What...


Dear Hubby, About Your Retirement

by Nancy Robison Touchstone (June 15, 2010)

Advice Only a Loving Wife Can Give

Destined to become the perfect retirement gift, Dear Hubby, About Your Retirement is filled with wisdom, warmth, and gentle advice from a wife to her husband.

This unique book...


Alone and Invisible No More: How Grassroots Community Action and 21st Century Technologies Can Empower Elders to Stay in Their Homes and Lead Healthie

by Allan S. Teel Chelsea Green Publishing (July 13, 2011)

In Alone and Invisible No More, physician Allan S. Teel, MD, describes how to overhaul our eldercare system. Based on his own efforts to create humane, affordable alternatives in Maine, Teel's program harnesses...


Love in the Land of Dementia: Finding Hope in the Caregiver's Journey

by Deborah Shouse Central Recovery Press (October 28, 2013)

Caregiver Shouse celebrates spiritual and practical lessons learned on her unscripted yet rewarding journey with her mother through Alzheimer's disease.


The New Senior Woman: Reinventing the Years Beyond Mid-Life

by Thelma Reese, Barbara M. Fleisher & Dick Goldberg Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 15, 2013)

Rather than focus exclusively on preparing for retirement, this book offers the firsthand accounts of women of retirement age, the real obstacles and changes they face, and how they successfully navigate their...


Planning Your Time in Retirement: How to Cultivate a Leisure Lifestyle to Suit Your Needs and Interests

by Robert A. Stebbins Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 05, 2013)

As the greying of our population continues, retirees are enjoying more and more healthy years of retirement, and those years can be productive, enjoyable, and rewarding. This work speaks to those retirees who...


Fortytude: Making the Next Decades the Best Years of Your Life -- through the 40s, 50s, and Beyond

by Sarah Brokaw Hachette Books (March 01, 2011)

In her practice as a licensed therapist and through discussion groups all across the country, Sarah Brokaw has discovered that the women who navigate midlife most smoothly--who go on to prosper and to enjoy...


Beautiful Brain, Beautiful You: Look Radiant from the Inside Out by Empowering Your Mind

by Marie Pasinski Hachette Books (December 28, 2010)

Unlock the adult brain's surprising potential--and look radiant from the inside out!

Have you lost your healthy glow and that sparkle in your eyes? Is it becoming harder to recall names, faces, and where you...


Moods, Emotions, and Aging: Hormones and the Mind-Body Connection

by Phyllis J. Bronson & Rebecca Bronson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (July 05, 2013)

Hormone Replacement Therapy is vital for women, and there is a lot of confusion about it in both the medical community and among women. This book presents the science behind bio-identical hormones and describes...


Stories Grandparents Tell About Their Grandchildren

by Bill Adler HarperCollins e-books (December 28, 2010)

Stories Grandparents Tell About Their Grandchildren is a touching and humorous collection of anecdotes and memories from grandparents about their grandchildren. From the pranks and charm of small tots to the...


Embracing Fear

by Thom Rutledge HarperOne (October 13, 2009)

It′s Time to Take Back Your Life

Fear takes many forms -- dread, panic, anxiety, self-consciousness, superstition, and negativity -- and manifests itself in many ways -- avoidance, procrastination, judgment,...


The Wonder of Aging: A New Approach to Embracing Life After Fifty

by Michael Gurian Atria Books (June 18, 2013)

Bestselling author and renowned family counselor Michael Gurian teaches you how to embrace aging and life after fifty through this spiritual and comprehensive guide.

The topic of aging after fifty is frequently...


100 Simple Secrets of the Best Half of Life

by David Niven, PhD HarperOne (October 13, 2009)

Practical advice on how to thrive in the second half of your life, based on scientific studies. The sixth book in the bestselling 100 Simple Secrets series.

What do people who relish the second half of their...


Carved in Sand: When Memory Fades in Mid-Life

by Cathryn Jakobson Ramin HarperCollins e-books (October 13, 2009)

Why can't you remember where you put your keys?

Or the title of the movie you saw last week?

Anyone older than forty knows that forgetfulness can be unnerving, frustrating, and sometimes terrifying. With compassion...


Elderescence: The Gift of Longevity

by Jane Thayer & Peggy Thayer Hamilton Books (April 01, 2005)

Thirty-five million Americans are living beyond the age of sixty-five, a twenty-five year increase in life expectancy since 1900. This longevity, once the gift of a few, has become the destiny of many. This...


Rights, Risk and Restraint-Free Care of Older People: Person-Centred Approaches in Health and Social Care

by Rhidian Hughes, Karen Russell, Kate Irving & Carmel Hughes et al. Jessica Kingsley Publishers (December 15, 2009)

This book provides health and social care professionals with an authoritative reading resource on the ethics and use of restraint. It provides an overview of the different forms of restraint, the conditions...


Grandparenting a Child with Special Needs

by Charlotte Thompson Jessica Kingsley Publishers (April 15, 2009)

This book provides guidance on how to grandparent a child with special needs and give parents the added support they need. From coming to terms with a diagnosis, to helping with the transition from adolescence...


Mastering the Life Plan: The Essential Steps to Achieving Great Health and a Leaner, Stronger, and Sexier Body

by Jeffry S. Life Atria Books (March 19, 2013)

Do you want to get in the best shape of your life and live like you’re twenty years younger? Learn to master the Life Plan!

In his New York Times bestseller, The Life Plan, Dr. Jeffry Life combined proven...


Love and Limerence: The Experience of Being in Love

by Dorothy Tennov Scarborough House (December 29, 1998)

Excellent. Of universal interest. It deals with the subject in an entirely new way.-Simone de Beauvoir Originally released twenty years ago, Love and Limerence has become a classic in the psychology of emotion....


Hugs Daily Inspirations for Grandmas: 365 Devotions to Inspire Your Day

by Howard Books Howard Books (January 15, 2013)

Inspirational hugs of appreciation for the love that grandmothers share -- every day of the year.


The Emotional Calendar

by John R. Sharp Henry Holt and Co. (January 04, 2011)

A leading Harvard psychiatrist reveals how our emotional lives are profoundly shaped by the seasons, and how to recognize our own seasonal patterns and milestones

In two decades of psychiatry practice, John R....


The Third Chapter

by Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot Farrar, Straus and Giroux (January 06, 2009)

In the twenty-first century, a developmental phase of life is emerging as significant and distinct, capturing our interest, engaging our curiosity, and expanding our understanding of human potential and development....


Mapping the Terrain of the Heart: Passion, Tenderness, and the Capacity to Love

by Stephen Goldbart & David Wallin Jason Aronson, Inc. (March 01, 1997)

Charts six skills that are necessary for a stable love relationship: the capacities for erotic involvement, for merging, for idealization, for integration, for 'refinding,' and for self-transcendence.


Life Lessons from the Oldest & Wisest

by David Romanelli Skyhorse (November 06, 2018)

Elder Americans in their eighties, nineties, and even hundreds, have survived the Holocaust, endured the Great Depression, fought in World War II, lived through the Civil Rights Movement, and endured countless...


Everyday Wisdom

by Diana Fransis Skyhorse (July 18, 2017)

If you could tell the world anything, what would it be?

The idea for this book stemmed from the author’s inspirational thesis titled “Words of Wisdom,” which comprised of interviews conducted with older...


Make Space

by Regina Wong Skyhorse (August 15, 2017)

We simply have too much stuff in our lives. Burdened by our heavy consumerist culture to continually own and consume without purpose, we lose ourselves to debt, dissatisfaction, and despair. If having more,...


What to Do When a Loved One Dies

by Steven D. Price Skyhorse (November 15, 2009)

At some point in everyone’s life, everyone will be placed in the position of dealing with the death of a loved one. Arranging all the necessary details at such a difficult time can prove overwhelming. However,...


The Tide Always Comes Back

by Jean Carnahan Skyhorse (November 01, 2009)

Jean Carnahan was the first lady of Missouri when her husband, Governor Mel Carnahan, who was running for the U.S. Senate, and their son, were killed in a plane crash. When Mel Carnahan was elected posthumously...


Living Trusts for Everyone

by Ronald Farrington Sharp Allworth (March 21, 2017)

Readers say it best: "Very informative." "Saved me a lot of money and headaches!" "Recommend it for everyone who has to plan estates for their elderly parents"

Living Trusts for Everyone is the best resource...


Children Around the World

by Peter Guttman Skyhorse (October 20, 2015)

Viewed across an astonishing and colorful spectrum of landscapes, the members of the global youth community are all at first remarkably similar—living, breathing genetic containers of cultural instincts and...


Running Past Fifty

by Kislevitz Gail Waesche & Burfoot Amby Skyhorse (October 09, 2018)

Running brings joy and health benefits to all participants, especially those of the baby boomer generation. But when legs get sore, joints feel achy, and old age creeps up, sometimes senior runners need a little...


More Than Sympathy

by Steven D. Price Skyhorse (January 07, 2014)

Making sensible decisions during a time of grief is never easy. Losing a husband, wife, father, mother, child or another near and dear person forces you to make a multitude of decisions, some large and life-changing,...


Families and Aging

by Patricia Drentea Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 06, 2018)

The experiences of both families and aging are changing in today’s society. Many of us are staying healthier and living longer. Because an unprecedented number of Americans will be over age 65 in the twenty-first...


The Spectrum of Hope

by Gayatri Devi Workman Publishing Company (October 31, 2017)

Imagine finding a glimmer of good news in a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s. And imagine how that would change the outlook of the 5 million Americans who suffer from Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, not...