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Joyful Work in Midlife: The Five Stages By Craig Nathanson
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This book is an accumulation of twenty years of research by Dr.Craig Nathanson in order to understand the factors which influence adults in the middle of their life to pursue greater meaning and... More > purpose in their work and the challenges associated with this path. Dr.Nathanson has been interested in investigating the experiences of adults who in their midlife identified and followed a new vocational path which better aligned their work with their passions, interests, and abilities. This book explores the path that people went through to find greater fulfillment and meaning in their work.< Less
Joyful Work in Midlife: The Five Stages By Dr. Craig Nathanson
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This book is an accumulation of twenty years of research by Dr. Craig Nathanson in order to understand the factors which influence adults in the middle of their life to pursue greater meaning and... More > purpose in their work and the challenges associated with this path. Dr. Craig Nathanson has been interested in investigating the experiences of adults who in their midlife identified and followed a new vocational path which better aligned their work with their passions, interests, and abilities. This book explores the path that people went through to find greater fulfillment and meaning in their work.< Less
An Algarve Affair By Janice Russell
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Izzie Childs is turning 50, wondering what happened to feminism and finding herself caught up in the conundrum of being both a smart post-feminist woman, and a little more obsessed than she'd like to... More > be on issues of fat, looks and wrinkles. When she finds herself in Portugal for a month and lusting after a young man who cleans the pool, Izzie realizes that despite a life of counselling and self-awareness she is deep in mid-life crisis. Izzie decides to chronicle the trials and tribulations of her quest to integrate her feminist ideals with the shocking reality of her inner feelings, often with hilarious results, sometimes with great poignancy, and always in a way which readers will recognize for themselves.< Less
Gemma By Rory d'Eon
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"The essence of change is not the change itself, but the awareness that it has occurred." gemma is an intimate portrayal of a woman fighting to stay relevant to herself. “I feel... More > like, sometimes, that I’m two people. It’s a bitch.” Since university days, Gemma has been haunted by an escalating and paralyzing shame, along with an acutely sickening fear to confront it. Now, forty-four years old, married to a successful business executive and the mother of adult twins, the urgency to find the truths that govern her life cannot be ignored any longer. But events and needs conspire against her. She has no lasting legacy, no passion, and faces a dwindling desire to do anything. Other men become attractive, an obsession. She will, she knows, self-destruct. To free herself from this lethal momentum requires no less than someone’s death. Hers.< Less
gemma By Rory d'Eon
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The essence of change is not the change itself, but the awareness that it has occurred. gemma is an intimate portrayal of a woman fighting to stay relevant to herself. “I feel like,... More > sometimes, that I’m two people. It’s a bitch.” Since university days, Gemma has been haunted by an escalating and paralyzing shame, along with an acutely sickening fear to confront it. Now, forty-four years old, married to a successful business executive and the mother of adult twins, the urgency to find the truths that govern her life cannot be ignored any longer. But events and needs conspire against her. She has no lasting legacy, no passion, and faces a dwindling desire to do anything. Other men become attractive, an obsession. She will, she knows, self-destruct. To free herself from this lethal momentum requires no less than someone’s death. Hers.< Less
gemma By Rory d'Eon
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The essence of change is not the change itself, but the awareness that it has occurred. gemma is an intimate portrayal of a woman fighting to stay relevant to herself. “I feel like,... More > sometimes, that I’m 
two people. It’s a bitch.” Since university days, Gemma has been haunted by an escalating and paralyzing shame, along with an acute unwillingness, a fear, to confront it. Now, forty-four years old, married to a successful business executive and the mother of adult twins, the urgency to find the truths that govern her cannot be ignored any longer. Events and needs conspire against her. She has no lasting legacy, no passion, and lives with a dwindling desire to do anything. Other men become attractive, an obsession. She will, she knows, self-destruct. To free herself from this lethal momentum requires no less than someone’s death. Hers.< Less
An Algarve Affair By Janice Russell
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Izzie Childs is turning 50, wondering what happened to feminism and finding herself caught up in the conundrum of being both a smart post-feminist woman, and a little more obsessed than she'd like to... More > be on issues of fat, looks and wrinkles. When she finds herself in Portugal for a month and lusting after a young man who cleans the pool, Izzie realises that despite a life of counselling and self-awareness she is deep in mid-life crisis. Izzie decides to chronicle the trials and tribulations of her quest to integrate her feminist ideals with the shocking reality of her inner feelings, often with hilarious results, sometimes with great poignancy, and always in a way which readers will recognise for themselves. "Izzie's personal journey over her month in the Algarve is funny, charming and filled with insight. A wise, warm and intelligent story about growing up and growing older." Cassandra Parkin, author of New World Fairy Tales and Lighter Shades of Grey.< Less