Where memories go : why dementia changes everything / Sally Magnusson.
Publication year: 2015
Edition: [New edition].
Publisher: London : Two Roads,
ISBN: 9781444751819 (pbk.) :
Previous edition: 2014.
Sally Magnusson cared with her two sisters for her mother, Mamie, during her long struggle with dementia, until her death in 2012. This moving and honest account of losing a loved one day by day to an insidious disease is both deeply personal and a challenging call to arms.
408 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm
Beautifully written interspersed with medical detail and research. Helps to view dementia in a different light to see a person who is “still there” and not “lost”. Thought provoking but thoroughly enjoyed it. Sad, loving. Everyone can get something from this book.
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