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Where the light gets in : losing my mother only to find her again / Kimberly Williams-Paisley ; foreword by Michael J. Fox.

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  • 18 of 21 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Akron Carnegie PL - Akron 616.8 WIL (Text) 75253000053535 Adult NEW Non-fiction Checked out 02/20/2017
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 616.8 WIL (Text) 33118000175008 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 616.830092 WIL (Text) 34304000817388 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
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Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 921 WIL (Text) 33187004063422 Nonfiction - R Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library B WILLIAMS-PAISLEY, KIMBERLY (Text) 37500004345456 Biographies Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 616.83 WIL (Text) 34330512925943 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Montpelier Harrison Twp PL - Montpelier 616.8 WIL (Text) 76052000062421 MHTPLM Adult Reference Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 921 WIL (Text) 37323005258861 NONFIC Available -
North Madison Co PL - Elwood PL 616.83 WIL (Text) 30419101511381 New Non-Fiction Checked out 03/04/2017
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  • ISBN: 9781101902950
  • ISBN: 1101902957
  • Physical Description: ix, 260 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Archetype, [2016]

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Summary, etc.: "Many know Kimberly Williams-Paisley as the bride in the popular Steve Martin remakes of the Father of the Bride movies, the calculating Peggy Kenter on Nashville, or the wife of country music artist, Brad Paisley. But behind the scenes, Kim was dealing with a tragic secret: her mother, Linda, was suffering from a rare form of dementia that slowly crippled her ability to talk, write and eventually recognize people in her own family. [This book] tells the full story of Linda's illness--called primary progressive aphasia--from her early-onset diagnosis at the age of 62 through the present day. Kim draws a candid picture of the ways her family reacted for better and worse, and how she, her father and two siblings educated themselves, tried to let go of shame and secrecy, made mistakes, and found unexpected humor and grace in the midst of suffering. Ultimately the bonds of family were strengthened, and Kim learned ways to love and accept the woman her mother became"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Williams-Paisley, Kimberly, 1971-
Aphasic persons > Biography.
Mothers and daughters > Biography.
Dementia > Patients > Family relationships.

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