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Rehm, Diane.

3 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "In a deeply personal and moving book, the beloved NPR radio hostess speaks out about the long drawn-out death (from Parkinson's) of her husband of 54 years, and of her struggle to reconstruct her life without him"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016

Rehm, Diane

Summary: "In a deeply personal and moving book, the beloved NPR radio hostess speaks out about the long drawn-out death (from Parkinson's) of her husband of 54 years, and of her struggle to reconstruct her life without him"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 REHM, DIANE Reh

Brothers, Joyce.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 1991

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 306.88 BRO

Didion, Joan.

Summary: ""Life changes fast. You sit down to dinner and life as you know it ends." These were among the first words Joan Didion wrote in January 2004. Her daughter was lying unconscious in an intensive care unit, a victim of pneumonia and septic shock. Her husband, John Gregory Dunne, was dead. The night before New Year's Eve, while they were sitting down to dinner, he suffered a massive and fatal...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HighBridge 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 813.54 Didio

Didion, Joan.

Summary: ""Life changes fast. You sit down to dinner and life as you know it ends." These were among the first words Joan Didion wrote in January 2004. Her daughter was lying unconscious in an intensive care unit, a victim of pneumonia and septic shock. Her husband, John Gregory Dunne, was dead. The night before New Year's Eve, while they were sitting down to dinner, he suffered a massive and fatal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 2005

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 813.54 DID

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DIDION, JOAN DID

Didion, Joan.

Summary: [In this book, the author] explores an intensely personal yet universal experience: a portrait of a marriage - and a life, in good times and bad - that will speak to anyone who has ever loved a husband or wife or child. Several days before Christmas 2003, John Gregory Dunne and Joan Didion saw their only daughter, Quintana, fall ill with what seemed at first flu, then pneumonia, then complete...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HighBridge 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 813.54 DID

Oates, Joyce Carol

Summary: Joyce Carol Oates shares her struggle to comprehend a life absent of the partnership that had sustained and defined her for nearly half a century.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: 813 OAT

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 OATES, JOYCE CAROL OAT

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult- Biography, Call number: 921 Oates 2011

Summary: Widowed Navy nurse, Helen North, the mother of eight children, marries handsome Navy officer, Frank Beardsley, who is the father of ten.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment Inc. 2001

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Y

Hilderbrand, Elin

Summary: "Irene Steele is still recovering from the shock of her life: her loving husband, father to their grown sons and successful businessman, was killed in a helicopter crash. But that wasn't Irene's only shattering news: he'd also been leading a double life on the island of St. John, where another woman loved him, too. Now Irene and her sons are on St. John, determined to learn the truth about the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC HIL

Mack, Stephanie Madoff.

Summary: The widow of Mark Madoff and daughter-in-law of Bernard Madoff presents an insider's account as an unsuspecting member of the family associated with the audacious Ponzi scheme, describing her idyllic marriage, her belief in her husband's innocence, their ordeals at the height of the media frenzy and her husband's tragic suicide.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Rider Press 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 MAC

Darling, Lynn.

Summary: "Combining the soul-baring insight of Wild, the profound wisdom of Shop Class as Soulcraft, and the adventurous spirit of Eat, Pray, Love, Lynn Darling's powerful, lyrical memoir of self-discovery, full of warmth and wry humor, Out of the Woods. When hercollege-bound daughter leaves home, Lynn Darling, widowed over a decade earlier, finds herself alone--and utterly lost, with no idea of what...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DARLING, LYNN DAR

Jowell, Barbara Tom.

Summary: This valuable resource provides tools and step-by-step strategies for every stage of the recovery from divorce or death. Includes tips on staying on top of your finances, buying or selling a home or car, starting or joining a support group, dealing with lawyers, doctors, and other professionals, drawing on your life experiences to fins a job or rejuvenate a career, and socializing and dating...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Citadel Press 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

McInerny, Nora

Summary: Life has a million different ways to kick you right in the chops. We lose love, lose jobs, lose our sense of self. For Nora McInerny, it was losing her husband, her father, and her unborn second child in one catastrophic year. But in the wake of loss, we get to assemble something new from whatever is left behind. Some circles call finding happiness after loss "Chapter 2"--the continuation of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dey Street Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MCINERNY, NORA MCI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B NORA MCINERNY MCI

Allen, Charlotte Vale

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MIRA Books 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALL

Summary: Nancy Botwin is a soccer mom who had to learn how to deal - pot, that is - after the death of her husband. Now, her business is a hit and she finds she may be in over her head.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV WEE

Kyle, Taya

Summary: The widow of American Sniper Chris Kyle shares their private journey, a moving and universal chronicle of love and family, service and patriotism, grief and sacrifice, faith and purpose.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 KYL

Summary: Nancy Botwin is a soccer mom who had to learn how to deal - pot, that is - after the death of her husband. Now, her business is a hit. But keeping up with the neighbors in this suburban utopia isn't easy. She is joined up with a few of her closest friends, and together they face life's ups and downs - because even in paradise, nobody's perfect.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV WEE

King, Coretta Scott

Summary: "The life story of Coretta Scott King--wife of Martin Luther King Jr., founder of the King Center for Nonviolent Social Change, and singular twentieth-century American civil rights activist--as told fully for the first time, toward the end of her life, to one of her closest friends Born in 1927 to daringly enterprising black parents in the Deep South, Coretta Scott had always felt called to a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KING, CORETTA SCOTT KIN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B KING REY

King, Coretta Scott

Summary: The life story of Coretta Scott King--wife of Martin Luther King Jr., founder of the King Center for Nonviolent Social Change, and singular twentieth-century American civil rights activist--as told fully for the first time, toward the end of her life, to one of her closest friends Born in 1927 to daringly enterprising black parents in the Deep South, Coretta Scott had always felt called to a...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 921 KING, CORETTA SCOTT Kin

Garlock, Dorothy.

Summary: Sunset, Missouri, 1954. In postwar America, young widow Clara Sinclair finds her life changed by daring stranger Drake McCoy's unexpected kindness. Can their love survive the vicious, unseen enemy that is closing in fast?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Graham, Laurie

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 GRAHA

Howard, Beth M.

Summary: Relates the sudden death of the author's husband and her decision to pack up the RV he left behind and embark on a cross-country journey, during which she used America's quintessential comfort food and the simple act of giving to overcome tragedy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 664.752 HOW

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 664.752 Howard 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HOWARD, BETH M. Howard

Spencer, LaVyrle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SPE

Weaver, Frances.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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