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McConville, Mark

Summary: "From an expert in adolescent psychology comes a groundbreaking, timely, and necessary guide for parents of the 2.2 million young adults in America who are struggling to find their way in the world"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Parent-Teacher Collection, Call number: JPT 155.6 MCC

Babul, Denna D.

Summary: "Drawing on interviews with over 5000 women who became fatherless due to death, divorce, neglect, and outright abandonment, the authors have found that fatherless daughters tend to push their emotions underground. These issues in turn become distinct patterns in their relationships as adult women and they often can't figure out why. Delivered with compassion and expertise, this book allows...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avery 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.8 BAB

Allen, David M.

Summary: "Do you have a parent who is invalidating, critical, demanding, or hateful? In this important and much-needed guide, you'll learn how to set boundaries; uncover the hidden motives behind your parent's behavior; put a stop to repetitive, hurtful interactions; and foster healthier relationships. There's no sugarcoating it--if you grew up with a parent who made you feel invalidated or unloved as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.8 ALL

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.8 ALL

Summary: Embark on the ultimate action adventure that spans continents and explores ancient history. Follow the exhilarating journeys and exploits of daring explorer Rick O'Connell and his family as they combat the evil undead from the dusty tombs of ancient Egypt to the hidden catacombs of China.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE MUM

Delinsky, Barbara

Summary: A skilled carpenter and a talented architect are the faces of a local television show called 'Gut It' are faced with a challenge to remaking themselves as well as rebuilding their relationship with each other.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC DEL

Hood, Ann

Summary: Ava's twenty-five-year marriage has fallen apart, and her two grown children are pursuing their own lives outside of the country. Ava joins a book group, not only for her love of reading but also out of sheer desperation for companionship. The group's goal throughout the year is for each member to present the book that matters most to them. Ava rediscovers a mysterious book from her...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC HOO

Hood, Ann

Summary: "An enthralling novel about love, loss, secrets, friendship, and the healing power of literature, by the bestselling author of The Knitting Circle. Ava's twenty-five-year marriage has fallen apart, and her two grown children are pursuing their own lives outside of the country. Ava joins a book group, not only for her love of reading but also out of sheer desperation for companionship. The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOO

Summary: Jean is hoping for grandchildren from her daughters and Lional is visited by a man who claims to be his son. In the second half involves unwanted help to childless couples.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DLT Entertainment Uk 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV AS

Savage, Marjorie.

Summary: Offers guidance to parents on maintaining communication with college-age children, while respecting their need for independence, with advice on when parental intervention is critical and how to handle financial and credit issues.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fireside/Simon & Schuster 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.874 SAV

Schine, Cathleen.

Summary: Greta finds her life turned upside down by the arrival of her grown daughter, Elizabeth, by the increasingly eccentric behavior of her widowed mother, and by unexpectedly falling in love with someone other than her devoted husband.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCH

Gross, Gwendolen

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRO

Federico, Meg.

Summary: The author relates her poignant and hilariously tumultuous journey caring for her eighty-year-old mother and newly minted step-father who were forced to accept full-time home care.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.87 Federico 2009

Coleman, Joshua.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Collins 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 155.6 Colem

Rice, Luanne.

Summary: Jane Porter, returning to Twin Rivers, Rhode Island, comes home to help her sister care for their ailing mother, but Jane is also drawn home by a secret from her past, a secret she's finally determined to reveal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike/Windsor 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC RIC

Green, Jane

Summary: The personal lives of sisters Callie and Steff, their friend, and their divorced parents are irrevocably changed throughout the course of an extraordinary summer in Maine that forces them to reevaluate their relationships and roles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC GRE

Henry, Stella Mora.

Summary: An eldercare specialist offers a practical guide for readers struggling with the logistics and emotions of making care decisions for the elderly, discussing such issues as the onset of dementia, sibling roles, nursing homes, and other medical, legal, andinsurance issues.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2006

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.6 Henry

Mulgrew, Kate

Summary: "In this profoundly honest and examined memoir about returning to Iowa to care for her ailing parents, the star of Orange Is the New Black and New York Times bestselling author of Born with Teeth takes us on an unexpected journey of loss, betrayal, and the transcendent nature of a daughter's love for her parents"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MULGREW, KATE MUL

Lindbergh, Reeve.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.52 LIN

Ray, Jeanne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC RAY

Ray, Jeanne.

Summary: Ruth draws on her talent for concocting delectable cakes and desserts when her family begins to disintegrate around her--her husband loses his job, her mother moves in, and her long-estranged father shows up at the door with no place to go.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New American Library 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RAY

Trollope, Joanna.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TRO

Summary: In this candid look at our relationships with our mothers, fifteen authors write about subjects that they wish they had talked to their mothers about. While some of the writers in this book are estranged from their mothers, others are extremely close. Topics vary widely: from growing up with a deaf mother, to seeking a conversation that won't be interrupted, to relationships affected by the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 306.874 WHA

Isay, Jane.

Summary: Using extensive interviews with people ages 25 to 70, editor Isay shows that we're far from alone in our struggles to make this adult relationship work. Isay charts a course through the confusing and often painful interactions parents and children can face, offering up groundbreaking insights and moving stories that will inspire those in even the toughest situations. You'll learn why silence...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday/Flying Dolphin Press 2007

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.874 Isay

Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Dark truths and long-suppressed emotions come to the surface in 1979 when a successful Iowa farmer decides to cut one of his daughters out of his will.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI