Offline Resources

Books and movies can alway be ordered on-line , but I personally always try to buy my books at local bookstores (which these days includes Barnes and Noble).


Learning to Speak Alzheimer’s by Joanne Koenig Coste

The 36 Hour Day by Nancy L. Mace  


The following capture something of the real experience of living with memory loss.

Elegy for Iris, a memoir about the philosopher/novelist Iris Murdoch’s life with Alzheimer’s by her husband John Bayley–turned into the film Iris starring Judy Dench.

“The Bear Came Over the Mountain,” a short story by Alice Munroe in her collection Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage, turned into the truly wonderful film Away from Her starring Julie Christie

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