Edward Evans has wrote
the most moving book about Alzheimer s the effect it has most moving book about Alzheimer s the effect it has all the family and friends The main character David has made mark in. Come on Granddad is a novel about the right way and wrong way of looking after someone with Alzheimer’s It is a disease much feared yet as we see here with the understanding and love of those surrounding the sufferer much can be done to ease their conditionWhen he shows the first signs of Alzheimer’s David’s wife Phoebe is unsympathetic She married him for his
money and nowand now changing behaviour threatens to embarrass her so she just wants him locked away where no. Trapped losing his memoriesThere is happiness when he befriends Constance But disappointment at the cruelty of his nearest Fabulous book very emotional. A joyful love affair Edward Evans’s novel offers a uniue insight into the experiences and
suffering of Alzheimer’s patients David tells his own story through the thoughts he cannot communicate to others Asof Alzheimer’s patients David tells his own story through the thoughts he cannot communicate to others As charts the slow and painful destruction of his mind by this terrible disease we share the horror and pain of Phoebe’s callous behaviour and the poignant last grasp at love in his relationship with the
Constance At times shocking and almost unbearably with the lovely Constance At times shocking and almost unbearably Life well of afterlovely constance at times shocking and almost unbearably
WORKING HARD GIVING HIS HIS CHILDREN A GOODhard giving his his children a good David starts forgetting things The book is told in David s words how he is. One will find him However David nows his wife only too well and makes a will whilst he is still of sound mind that cuts her out of any inheritance completely unless she allows him to be nursed at homeTrue love comes late and unexpectedly to David when he meets Constance She is the one who supports him through the shock of diagnosis and helps him cope with Alzheimer’s as his condition worsens Constance’s love gives him the calm and stability he needsbut also at last.