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Alzheimer’s Reading List

ADULT NON-FICTION

Can’t Remember What I Forgot : The Good News From the Front Lines of Memory Research
by Sue Halpern [153.1 Hal]

An Alzheimer’s Guide : Activities and Issues for People Who Care
by Pat Nekolah [362.6 qNek]

Ageless Brain : Think Faster, Remember More, and Stay Sharper by Lowering Your Brain Age
by Julia VanTine [612.82 Age]

Brain Longevity : The Breakthrough Medical Program That Improves Your Mind and Memory
by Dharma Singh Khalsa [612.82 Kha]

In Pursuit of Memory: The Fight Against Alzheimer’s
by Joseph Jebelli [616.8 Jeb]

The Mindspan Diet : Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk, Minimize Memory Loss, and Keep Your Brain Young
by Preston W. Estep [616.83 Est]

The Dementia Caregiver : A Guide to Caring for Someone With Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Neurocognitive Disorders
by Marc E. Agronin [616.831 Agr]

The 10 Best Questions for Living With Alzheimer’s : The Script You Need to Take Control of Your Health
by Dede Bonner [616.831 Bon]

The End of Alzheimer’s : The First Program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline
by Dale E. Bredesen [616.831 Bre]

Wishing on a Star : A Read-Aloud Book for Memory-Challenged Adults, and others in the same series
by Lydia Burdick [616.831 Bur]

Slow Dancing With a Stranger : Lost and Found in the Age of Alzheimer’s
by Meryl Comer [616.831 Com]

Death in Slow Motion : My Mother’s Descent Into Alzheimer’s
by Eleanor Cooney [616.831 Coo]

Learning to Speak Alzheimer’s : a Groundbreaking Approach for Everyone Dealing With the Disease
by Joanne Koenig Coste [616.831 Cos]

The Spectrum of Hope : An Optimistic and New Approach to Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias
by Gayatri Devi [616.831 Dev]

Tangled Minds : Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias
by Muriel R. Gillick [616.831 Gil]

The Reluctant Caregivers : Learning to Care for a Loved One With Alzheimer’s
by Anne Hendershott [616.831 Hen]

The Alzheimer’s Advisor : A Caregiver’s Guide to Dealing With the Tough Legal and Practical Issues
by Vaughn E. James [616.831 Jam]

Dancing With Rose: Finding Life in the Land of Alzheimer’s
by Lauren Kessler [616.831 Kes]

Alzheimer’s Early Stages : First Steps in Caring and Treatment
by Daniel Kuhn [616.831 Kuh]

The 36-Hour Day : A Family Guide to Caring for People Who Have Alzheimer Disease, Related Dementias, and Memory Loss
by Nancy L. Mace [616.831 Mac]

Mayo Clinic on Alzheimer’s Disease
by The Mayo Clinic [616.831 May]

What You Need to Know About Alzheimer’s
by John Medina [616.831 Med]

Chicken Soup for the Soul : Living with Alzheimer’s & Other Dementias : 101 Stories of Caregiving, Coping, and Compassion
by Amy Newmark [616.831 New]

Alzheimer’s and the Law : Counseling Clients With Dementia and Their Families
by Kerry Peck [616.831 Pec]

Jan’s Story: Love Lost to the Long Goodbye of Alzheimer’s
by Barry Petersen [616.831 Pet]

Preventing Alzheimer’s : Prevent, Detect, Diagnose, Treat, and Even Halt Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Causes of Memory Loss
by William Rodman Shankle [616.831 Sha]

Your Name is Hughes Hannibal Shanks : A Caregiver’s Guide to Alzheimer’s
by Lela Shanks [616.831 Sha]


The Forgetting: Alzheimer’s: Portrait of an Epidemic
by David Shenk [616.831 She]

The Alzheimer’s Solution : A Breakthrough Program to Prevent and Reverse the Symptoms of Cognitive Decline at Every Age
by Dean Sherzai [616.831 She]

Love in the Land of Dementia : Finding Hope in the Caregiver’s Journey
by Debroah Shouse [616.831 Sho]

Before I Forget : Love, Hope, Help, and Acceptance in Our Fight Against Alzheimer’s
by B[barbara] Smith [616.831 Smi]

Alzheimer’s for Dummies
by Patricia B. Smith [616.831 Smi]

 

Aging With Grace : What the Nun Study Teaches us About Leading Longer, Healthier, and More Meaningful Lives
by David Snowdon [616.831 Sno]

The Myth of Alzheimer’s : What You Aren’t Being Told About Today’s Most Dreaded Diagnosis
by Peter J. Whitehouse [616.831 Whi]

The Alzheimer’s Prevention Cookbook : 100 Recipes to Boost Brain Health
by Marwan Noel Sabbagh [641.563 Sab]

Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me
by Glen Campbell [DVD Biography Campbell]

The Long Goodbye
by Patti Davis [B R227r]

The Seasons of My Mother : A Memoir of Love, Family, and Fowers
by Marcia Gay Harden [Biography Harden]

The Theft of Memory: Losing My Father One Day at a Time
by Jonathan Kozol [Biography Kozol]

Mother in the Middle : A Biologist’s Story of Caring for Parent and Child
by Sybil Lockhart [Biography Lockhart]

Elegy for Iris
by John Bayley [B M9365b]

Iris and Her Friends
by John Bayley [B M9365b]

Sum it Up : 1,098 Cictories, a Couple of Irrelevant Losses, and a Life in Perspective
by Pat Head Summitt [Biography Summitt]

Remembering the Music, Forgetting the Words : Travels With Mom in the Land of Dementia
by Kate Whouley [Biography Whouley]

ADULT FICTION

Still Alice
by Lisa Genova


The Prince of Nantucket
by Jan Goldstein


The Sweetness of Forgetting
by Kristin Harmel


The Things We Keep
by Sally Hepworth


We Could Be Beautiful
by Swan Huntley


Angels Walking
by Karen Kingsbury


Remember
by Karen Kingsbury


Turn of Mind
by Alice Laplante


Finding Amos
by J.D. Mason


Promise Not to Tell
by Jennifer McMahon


Just Fine With Caroline
by Annie England Noblin


Stars Go Blue
by Laura Pritchett


A Vow to Cherish
by Deborah Raney


The Memory Painter
by Gwendolyn Womack


YOUTH MATERIALS

Grandpa’s Music
by Alison Acheson [jP Acheson]

My Grandpa
by Marta Altés [jP Altés]

Forget Me Not
by Nancy Van Laan [jP Van Laan]

Dad’s Camera
by Ross Watkins [jP Watkins]

Switch
by Ingrid Law [j Law]

The Memory Wall
by Lev AC Rosen [j Rosen]

Just Like Jackie
by Lindsey Stoddard [j Stoddard]

Alzheimer’s Disease: A Forgotten Life
by Elaine Landau [j616.831 Lan]

These are just a few of the materials in the Lincoln City Libraries collection on the subject of Alzheimer’s and other dementia causes. See the subject heading Alzheimer’s Disease in the library catalog for more.

Posted in September 2019 | sdc