The Living End A Memoir of Forgetting and Forgiving (Hardcover)
|Author: Robert Leleux|
|In a memoir filled with heartbreaking one-liners and unforgettable family stories, Leleux ("The Memoirs of a Beautiful Boy") relates what is lost and found in a life with Alzheimer''s.|
From the Publisher:
Traces the experiences shared by the author's family when his grandmother developed Alzheimer's in 2004, a condition that unexpectedly helped the family to overcome long-standing resentments when his grandmother's faltering memories enabled her to let go of anger and reach out to her estranged daughter.
"Leleux sweeps readers from New York to Texas to rural Tennessee on a family pilgrimage-an understated work that highlights the emotional rewards of caring for a loved one." 12/01/2012