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Bulik, Cynthia M.

Summary: Explores the nature of midlife eating disorders, looking at why they develop, how their unique challenges set them apart from those that occur earlier in life, and the path to recovery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker & Company 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.8 Bulik 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8526 BUL

Doyle, Roddy

Summary: "Jimmy Rabbitte of The Commitments returns in the triumphant new novel from the Booker Prize-winning author The distinct wit and lively, authentic dialogue that are the hallmarks of Roddy Doyle's fiction are on a full display as he reintroduces Jimmy Rabbitte in this follow-up to his beloved debut novel The Commitments. In the 1980s Jimmy Rabbitte formed the Commitments, a ragtag, blue-collar...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOY

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Doyle 2014

Zigman, Laura

Summary: "Judy never intended to start wearing the dog. But when she stumbled across her son Teddy's old baby sling during a halfhearted basement cleaning, something in her snapped. So: the dog went into the sling, Judy felt connected to another living being, and she's repeated the process every day since. Life hasn't gone according to Judy's plan. Her career as a children's book author offered a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ZIG

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ZIG

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ZIG

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Zigman 2020

Summary: Middle-aged Magdalena has lost contact with her son after he took off with a friend from their town of Guanajuato to cross the border into the U.S., hopeful to find work. Desperate to find out what happened to him, and to know whether or not he's even alive, she embarks on an ever-expanding and increasingly dangerous journey to discover the truth. At the same time, a young man named Miguel has...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN IDE

Hagerty, Barbara Bradley

Summary: "A dynamic and inspiring exploration of the new science that is redrawing the future for people in their forties, fifties, and sixties for the better--and for good. Drawing from emerging information in neurology, psychology, biology, genetics, and sociology--as well as her own story of midlife transformation--Hagerty redraws the map for people in midlife and plots a new course forward in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 155.66 Hagerty 2016

Summary: Three weeks, six countries and one divorce? What was supposed to be the holiday of a lifetime becomes a desperate quest for Douglas Petersen to save his marriage.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV US

Magee, McKenzie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gem Pub. 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.66 MAG

Sember, Brette McWhorter

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 618.2 SEM

Woods, Sherryl

Summary: Helen Decatur spent a lifetime setting goalsgetting through college and law school, opening her own practice, becoming financially secure and establishing herself as one of the most highly respected matrimonial attorneys in the state of South Carolina. Achieving those goals was a breeze compared to the one she's faced with now. The most drivenand cynicalof the Sweet Magnolias, Helen is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WOO

Cohen, Gene D.

Summary: Discusses the findings of current research which demonstate that experience and reduced effects of emotion can result in the older brain being more creative and more efficient in certain intellectual tasks.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.6713 COH

Crandell, Susan.

Summary: "A book about how yesterday's baby boomers are becoming today's adventurous midlife pioneers, discovering exciting new opportunities for growth in work, play, family, and happiness, by the founding editor of MORE magazine."--Provided by the publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Wellness 2007

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.24 Crandell

Gold, Alison Leslie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 306.734 GOL

Van Ogtrop, Kristin

Summary: "Do you hate the term "middle age?" So does Kristin van Ogtrop, who is still trying to come up with a less annoying way to describe those years when you find yourself both satisfied and outraged, confident and confused, full of appreciation but occasional disdain for the world around you. Like an intimate chat with your best friend, this mostly funny, sometimes sad, always affirming volume from...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown Spark 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.244 VAN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818 VAN

Ollmann, Joe

Summary: "Caleb is a middle-aged painter with a non-starter career. He also happens to be the only child of one of the world's most famous cartoonists, Jimmi Wyatt. Known for the internationally beloved father and son comic Sonny Side Up, Jimmi made millions drawing saccharine family stories while neglecting his own son. Now sober, Caleb is haunted by his wasted past and struggling to take...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Drawn & Quarterly 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 OLL

Sher, Barbara

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.244 SHE

Williamson, Marianne

Summary: Midlife is not a crisis; it's a time of rebirth. It's not a time to accept your death; it's a time to accept your life-and to finally, truly live it, as you and you alone know deep in your heart it was meant to be lived.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hay House Audio 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 155.66 WIL

Zevin, Dan.

Summary: Dan Zevin, master of "Seinfeld-ian nothingness" (Time), is trying his best to make the transition from couplehood to familyhood. Acclimating to the adult-oriented lifestyle has never been his strong suit, and this slice-of-midlife story chronicles the whole hilarious journey--from instituting date night to joining Costco; from touring Disneyland to recovering from knee surgery; from losing...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 814.6 ZEV

Cohen, Gene D.

Summary: Explains how to identify and promote our inner creativity in order to awaken human potential, growth, and personal fulfillment at mid-life and beyond.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon Books 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.24 COH

Bubbs, Marc

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Work smarter, not harder. The first guide to truly holistic health and fitness for those in their 40s From Tom Brady to Serena Williams, Tiger Woods and Roger Federer athletes are increasingly peaking later in their careers. Let Dr Marc Bubbs be your personal trainer in this accessible guide- aimed exclusively at those in their 40s. Create a customized program that works for YOU-from diet, to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Green Publishing 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613.7 BUB

Chinen, Allan B.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam Pub. Group 1993

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.66 CHI

Parr, Delia.

Summary: Midwife Martha Cade has decided. When he returns in February, she is going to marry Mayor Thomas Dillon. That is the only decision in life in which she feels confident these days. Everything else around her feels like it's changing too fast, from her daughter's obvious affection for the town's young doctor to Martha realizing she's ready to pass on her role as midwife to someone younger.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Parr 2016

Summary: Sixty Things To Do When You Turn Sixty is a collection of essays that speaks to the reader who has or will soon turn 60. The collection includes essays that are practical, covering subjects like health care, fitness, finance, and business, and also essays that are more reflective, more whimsical, or more reassuring ? or just plain laugh-out-loud funny. All royalties are donated to cancer...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ronnie Sellers Productions, Inc. 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 646.7 SIX

Buchan, Elizabeth.

Summary: Hiding the truth about their crumbling marriage beneath a veneer of professional success and domestic security, Tom and Annie Nicholson face more difficulties when the economic crisis causes Tom to lose his job and two family members to move in.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BUC

Marx, Patricia (Patricia A.).

Summary: " "I believe Freud got it wrong when he said that the two basic drives that motivate our thoughts and behavior are 1) sex and 2) death, which he sometimes called aggression, go figure. So what runs the show, then? Fear of embarrassment prevails until theage of thirty, followed by the desire to lose weight, and finally, the need to sit down." In LETS BE LESS STUPID, longtime New Yorker staffer...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twelve 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818 MAR

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