AlzAuthors Guest Bloggers

Brown, Kathleen Alzheimer’s: Hope and Help for Caregivers

Capp, Lisa B. Strength Through Transition

Evans, Wayne Let’s Sing From Memory

Fussell, Jack Fighting Alzheimer’s Disease

Gayer, Jane  Dementia City

Johnston, Joy The Memories Project

Kelly, Pippa Pippa Kelly

LeGrand, Molly The Upside To Aging

N. Mum Has Dementia

Suchan, Susan SusanSuchan’s Blog


AlzAuthors Caring for Parents or Grandparents

Brecht, Carole The Artistry of Caregiving: Letters to Inspire Your Caregiver Journey

Borrie, Cathie The Long Hello

Burris, Marsha Miracles All Around Me: The Unexpected Gifts of My Mother’s Alzheimer’s

Campanella, Ann Motherhood: Lost and Found

Comstock, Candance Minor Remember Joan An Alzheimer’s Story

Cooper, Ron Fran’s Song

Corn, Marcee Unclaimed Baggage

Cox, Dody Adventures in Mother-Sitting

Garvin, Ann I Like You Just Fine When You’re Not Around

Goodman, Tanya Leaving Tinkertown

Henry, Judith The Dutiful Daughter’s Guide to Caregiving 

Howell, Carol L. Let’s Talk Dementia

Kelly, Pippa Invisible Ink

Lee, Jean Alzheimer’s Daughter

Lewis, Laurie C. (fiction) The Dragons of Alsace Farm

Luther, Vanessa A Life Stolen, My Father’s Journey Through Alzheimer’s

Malena, Karen (fiction) Love Woven in Time 

O’Donnell, Shannon Save the Bones

Panarites, Jana Scattered: My Year As An Accidental Caregiver

Pereira, Elaine I Will Never Forget: A Daughter’s Story

Perini, Robin (fiction) Forgotten Secrets

Purdy, Rundy The Sea Is Wide, A Memoir of Caregiving

Reed, Tara What to do Between the Tears…A Practical Guide to Dealing with a Dementia or Alzheimer’s Diagnosis in the Family

Scott, Sharleen Tangles

Smith, Sandra Bullock Trading Places: Becoming My Mother’s Mother

Sorensen, Tara Where’s My Purse?

Tapia, Vicki Somebody Stole My Iron

Vanderneck, Tracy The Risk of a Fall

Veney, Loretta Woodward Being My Mom’s Mom

Vincent, Constance, PhD. Not Going Gently

Wheeler, Kathleen Brought To Our Senses 


AlzAuthors Caring for a Spouse or Partner

Cohn, Barbra Calmer Waters

Gentile, Angela G.,  M.S.W., R.S.W. Caring for a Husband With Dementia

Hodgson, Harriet The Family Caregiver’s Guide

Lamatt, Rose Just a Word: Alzheimer’s

Marley, Marie Come Back Early Today

Sciucco, Marianne (fiction) Blue Hydrangeas

Williams, Gela-Marie Green Vanilla Tea


Living With Alzheimer’s/Dementia

Ellenbogen, Michael From the Corner Office to Alzheimer’s

Rumwell, Claudia The Senior Care Organizer

Shorthouse, Tracey I Am Still Me

Swaffer, Kate What the Hell Happened to My Brain? Living Beyond Dementia

Thesman, R.J. (fiction) The Unraveling of Reverend G (The Cove Creek Series)


Fiction Books About Alzheimer’s/Dementia for Children and Teens

Garver, Laurel Almost There, a teen’s story of dementia

Hager, Krysten Lindsay Competing With the Star

Harrison, Kathryn Weeds in Nana’s Garden

Levine, Arthur What A Beautiful Morning

Mackay, Irene The Forgetful Elephant

Shriver, Maria What’s Happening to Grandpa?

Toney, Cynthia Ten Steps to Girlfriend Status

Wiersbitzsky, Shannon What Flowers Remember


Helpful Information for Caregivers

Brenner, Tom & Karen You Say Goodbye and We Say Hello: The Montessori Method for Positive Dementia Care

Brush, Jennifer I Care: A Handbook for Care Partners of People With Dementia

Bursack, Carol Bradley Minding Our Elders

Cail, Mary Alzheimer’s, A Crash Course for Friends and Relatives (The All-Weather Friend)

Chanampa, Wendy The Unseen Gifts of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia: The Greatest of These Is Love

Cohn, Barbra Calmer Waters

Gentile, Angela G., M.S.W., R.S.W. Caring for a Husband With Dementia

Henry, Judith The Dutiful Daughter’s Guide to Caregiving

Hodgson, Harriet The Family Caregiver’s Guide

Howell, Carol Let’s Talk Dementia

Johnston, Joy Chicken Soup for the Soul: Living with Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias: 101 Stories of Caregiving, Coping, and Compassion

Kaplan, Karen Encountering the Edge: What People Told Me Before They Died

LeBlanc, Gary Joseph Staying Afloat in a Sea of Forgetfulness and many other Alzheimer’s and dementia resources

Marley, Marie Come Back Early Today 

Potts, Daniel C., M.D. & Ellen Woodward Potts A Pocket Guide for the Alzheimer’s Caregiver 

Reed, Tara What to do Between the Tears…A Practical Guide to Dealing with a Dementia or Alzheimer’s Diagnosis in the Family

Schoenfeld, Charles A Funny Thing Happened on My Way to the Dementia Ward: Memoir of a Male CNA

Seley, Tryn Rose 15 Minutes of Fame: One Photo Does Wonders to Bring You Both Back to Solid Ground

Shouse, Deborah Connecting in the Land of Dementia: Creative Activities to Explore Together

Skinner, Lisa Not All Who Wander Need Be Lost

Scott, Paula Spencer  Surviving Alzheimer’s: Practical Tips and Soul-Saving Wisdom for Caregivers

Tapia, Vicki Somebody Stole My Iron

Vincent, Constance, PhD. Not Going Gently 

Wonderlin, Rachel, When Someone You Know Is Living in a Dementia Care Community 


Upcoming AlzAuthors Contributors

April 26, 2017 – Cynthia Hamilton 

May 3, 2017 – Rebecca Thesman

May 17, 2017 – Celia Koudele 

May 31, 2017 – Paul Hornback

June 7, 2017 – Karenna Wright