I found this book recently in the top 100 in Amazon within the category of Alzheimer's. In reaching out to the author, Dawn Gardner, she agreed to write a post for AlzAuthors about her new novel, The Jade Butterfly.
There are so many levels to caregiving. I think a lot of people will identify with Ellen in the novel. Ellen doesn’t believe she knows how to be a caregiver. And she certainly doesn’t think that she will be good at it. Caregiving is just two words: care and giving. Ellen learns her own way to care for her mother, discovers the life her mother lived before the disease and finds herself, after years of unhappiness.
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