A Daughter's Promise

A Daughter's Promise

by Fran Lewis

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Overview

This story is about a promise I made to my mother to take care of her through her Alzheimer's disease nightmare. The book includes my mother's own thoughts from her journal about her ordeals with the various stages of this debilitating and dehumanizing condition. Her outlook on life was remarkable, and although her mind began to wander, she never lost sight of who she was, her sense of humor, or her family. This is the story of someone whose courage went beyond what most people could endure, and whose never-dying zest for life kept her alive. I hope our story will help others in coping with this difficult and demanding affliction.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940158617904
Publisher: EditPros LLC
Publication date: 08/02/2017
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 146
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Fran Lewis is author of 13 books (see www.amazon.com/Fran-Lewis/e/B002F8Z87U), including three children’s books: My Name is Bertha, Bertha Speaks Out, and Bertha Fights Back; and four books in her Faces Behind the Stones series. She wrote two prior books related to Alzheimer’s disease, titled Memories are Precious: Alzheimer’s Journey—Ruth’s Story; and Sharp As A Tack or Scrambled Eggs: Which Describes Your Brain?

Fran has three masters degrees, and a Ph.D. in supervision and administration. She worked in the New York City public schools as the reading and writing staff developer for more than 36 years, during which she also served as musical director for shows and ran the school’s newspaper. She is a member of Who’s Who of America’s Teachers and Who’s Who of America’s Executives from Cambridge.

Fran writes reviews for authors upon request and for several websites. She hosts a radio show on in which she interviews New York Times, and Indie Book Award winning authors.

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