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My Brother's Keeper: A Caregiver's Story

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Wendy Mac Ewan Kroger's love for her younger brother led her on a frightening and difficult journey after he suffered a major stroke.

The episode plays out in My Brother's Keeper: A Caregiver's Story, from visits to hospitals and care facilities to sharing a home to dealing with a myriad of issues, none of which was easy. Over the course of several years, Wendy became her b
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Published October 20th 2016 by Black Rose Writing
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Linda
Dec 13, 2016 rated it really liked it
I enjoyed Wendy's conversational writing style. Even in the most detailed sections (I.e. Student loans), I didn't lose interest or get confused. Wendy has a real knack for presenting complicated information in a factual, chronological, yet clear and understandable manner.

Wendy's personality comes across in her writing. I actually laughed and cried while reading different chapters. I was amazed by her strength and resilience during what I'm sure was a very difficult time in hers and her family's
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Tam
Jul 31, 2017 rated it it was amazing
This story is both heart breaking and heart warming. It also includes so much valuable information for caretakers. I really wish I'd had this book while taking care of my Grandmother. It would have made a lot of things more clear and much easier. Kroger has done a very thorough job researching different issues and wading through the red tape, which I think helps to make this book not only invaluable but ESSENTIAL for a caregiver and their family. Also, her beautiful spirit, giving nature and unc ...more
Vnunez-Ms_luv2read
Jul 31, 2017 rated it really liked it
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This book is a must for all care givers. It shows how much one may have to fight the government to get results for loved ones. The author's writing was very straight forward and easy to understand. I recommend this book. Thanks to NetGalley, the author and the publisher for the ARC of this book in return for my honest review.
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