The Best Christmas: Large Print Fiction for Seniors with Dementia, Alzheimer's, a Stroke or people who enjoy simplified stories (Senior Fi (Senior Fiction) (Large Print / Paperback)
Buy your loved one a simplified but enjoyable story, specially written for people living with Dementia, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's or rehabilitating after a Stroke. Perfect for anyone facing challenges with memory or concentration but who still wants to be treated as an adult. Presented as 'normal' 6x9 inch paperback book with an attention grabbing modern cover that looks similar to those used on James Patterson novels.There is no holiday quite like Christmas and this book makes this special time of the year come alive. Share in the festive mood with this delightful story about spending time together. From making Christmas cards and decorating the tree, to baking cookies and opening presents with the grandchildren, this book has all the family joy that makes this The Best Christmas.There is no mention of dementia anywhere on the cover or inside the book, so no indication to the reader that this is in anyway a 'special needs' book. Yet inside is where the magic happens. Over 6 positive chapters our central character explores their day. They meet and talk to people and make simple discoveries or observations. An enjoyable and relevant story is told of experiences that help the reader smile. Each chapter starts with a photograph that is relevant to the story and gives the reader with a helpful visual prompt. Short paragraphs are used with easy to read 16 point large print. This is helps the the reader avoid struggling with long paragraphs and stops them feeling overwhelmed by long chapters or confusing words.Jamie Stonebridge books are written in collaboration with people that have direct, positive experience of working with loved ones and patients that have dementia. They understand the enjoyment that can be gained from the simplicity of everyday events and the calming effect of a satisfying ending.Real and relevant books give pride and confidence to people with Dementia. Avoid the embarrassment of using children's books and choose Senior Fiction instead.We can all live through books. Reading alone or with others is a wonderful thing. Choose a Jamie Stonebridge book and bring happiness to the later stages of life.