WAHCA Conference book list

This is a list of books recommended by WAHCA.

It is full of great resources for caregivers!

Please note that most of these books are not yet on our shelves, but we can special order them for you. Many titles will arrive at the store within 2 business days; some may take a little over a week. In-store pick-up and priority shipping options are available at check-out. 

 

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Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780805095159
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Metropolitan Books - October 7th, 2014

The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781616203153
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill - May 7th, 2013

You Can't Send a Duck to Eagle School: And Other Simple Truths of Leadership Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781492630517
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simple Truths - November 2015

The Wisdom and Teachings of Stephen R. Covey Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781476725116
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Free Press - November 13th, 2012

The 4 Disciplines of Execution: Achieving Your Wildly Important Goals Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781451627060
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Published: Free Press - April 12th, 2016

Companies Don't Succeed, People Do: 50 Ways to Motivate Your Team Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781608106424
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Published: Simple Truths - May 2016

How Successful People Think: Change Your Thinking, Change Your Life Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9781599951683
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Published: Center Street - June 1st, 2009

The Best Is Yet to Be: Moving Mountains in Midlife Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780781411042
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Published: David C. Cook - September 13th, 2016

Bull's-Eye: The Power of Focus Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781492630456
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simple Truths - November 2015

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781451639612
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 19th, 2013

Change Is Good...You Go First: 21 Ways to Inspire Change Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781492630425
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Published: Simple Truths - November 3rd, 2015

The Leadership Secrets of Santa Claus: How to Get Big Things Done in Your
$14.99
ISBN: 9781492632696
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Published: Simple Truths - October 6th, 2015

Be Our Guest (10th Anniversary Updated Edition): Perfecting the Art of Customer Service Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781423145844
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Published: Disney Editions - November 8th, 2011

Creating Magic: 10 Common Sense Leadership Strategies from a Life at Disney Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780385523868
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Published: Broadway Business - October 14th, 2008

Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...and Others Don't Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780066620992
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperBusiness - October 16th, 2001

God Knows Caregiving Can Pull You Apart: 12 Ways to Keep It All Together Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781893732445
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Published: Sorin Books - June 2002

Final Gifts: Understanding the Special Awareness, Needs, and Communications of the Dying Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781451667257
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster - February 14th, 2012

The Emotional Survival Guide for Caregivers: Looking After Yourself and Your Family While Helping an Aging Parent Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781572307292
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Guilford Publications - June 2006

The Caregiving Wife's Handbook: Caring for Your Seriously Ill Husband, Caring for Yourself Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780897936057
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Published: Hunter House Publishers - January 3rd, 2012

If Only I'd Had This Caregiving Book Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781425909741
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Published: Authorhouse - January 4th, 2006

Passages in Caregiving: Turning Chaos Into Confidence Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780061661211
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - May 24th, 2011

The Caregivers: A Support Group's Stories of Slow Loss, Courage, and Love Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781451674149
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Published: Scribner Book Company - February 11th, 2014

You'll Get Through This: Hope and Help for Your Turbulent Times Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780718031510
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Published: Thomas Nelson - March 10th, 2015

Me Before You Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143124542
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - July 30th, 2013

Chicken Soup for the Soul: All Your Favorite Original Stories Plus 20 Bonus Stories for the Next 20 Years Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781611599138
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Chicken Soup for the Soul - June 25th, 2013

A Loving Approach to Dementia Care: Making Meaningful Connections with the Person Who Has Alzheimer's Disease or Other Dementia or Memory Loss Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781421400341
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Johns Hopkins University Press - May 19th, 2011

The Top Ten Mistakes Leaders Make Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780781445498
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Published: David C Cook Distribution - October 2007

How to Win Friends and Influence People Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780671027032
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Published: Pocket Books - October 1998

Drive: The Surprising Truth about What Motivates Us Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594484803
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Riverhead Books - April 5th, 2011

The Energy Bus for Kids: A Story about Staying Positive and Overcoming Challenges Cover Image
By Jon Gordon, Korey Scott (Illustrator)
$17.00
ISBN: 9781118287354
Availability: Special Order
Published: John Wiley & Sons - August 21st, 2012

The Ten-Day MBA: A Step-By-Step Guide to Mastering the Skills Taught in America's Top Business Schools Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780062199577
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperBusiness - July 24th, 2012

Entreleadership: 20 Years of Practical Business Wisdom from the Trenches Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781451617856
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Published: Howard Books - September 20th, 2011

Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don't Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781591845324
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Published: Portfolio - January 7th, 2014

The Fire Starter Sessions: A Soulful + Practical Guide to Creating Success on Your Own Terms Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307952110
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harmony - February 18th, 2014

The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780787960759
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Jossey-Bass - April 11th, 2002

Crucial Conversations Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High, Second Edition Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780071771320
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: McGraw-Hill Education - September 9th, 2011

The Ideal Team Player: How to Recognize and Cultivate the Three Essential Virtues Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781119209591
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Published: Jossey-Bass - April 26th, 2016

Who Moved My Cheese? Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780399144462
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Putnam - September 4th, 1998

The Healthy Workplace: How to Improve the Well-Being of Your Employees---And Boost Your Company's Bottom Line Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780814437438
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Published: Amacom - July 19th, 2016

Real Leadership: 9 Simple Practices for Leading and Living with Purpose Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781259584442
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: McGraw-Hill Education - March 8th, 2016

The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More & Change the Way You Lead Forever Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780978440749
Availability: Special Order
Published: Box of Crayons Press - March 2016

Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780787947354
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Jossey-Bass - September 24th, 1999

Fish!: A Remarkable Way to Boost Morale and Improve Results Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9780786866021
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hyperion Books - March 8th, 2000

The Dream Manager Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781401303709
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hyperion Books - August 21st, 2007

Handbook for Mortals: Guidance for People Facing Serious Illness Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780199744565
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - June 3rd, 2011

Who: The A Method for Hiring Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780345504197
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ballantine Books - September 30th, 2008

Go Pro: 7 Steps to Becoming a Network Marketing Professional Summary Cover Image
$6.95
ISBN: 9781533378248
Availability: Special Order
Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - May 21st, 2016

Social Media: Marketing Strategies for Rapid Growth Using: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Linkedin, Pinterest and Youtube Cover Image
$13.97
ISBN: 9781530429769
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - March 8th, 2016

Just Show Up: The Dance of Walking Through Suffering Together Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781434709530
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: David C Cook - October 2015

Adapting to Alzheimer's: Support for When Your Parent Becomes Your Child Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780990417200
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Im Press - November 4th, 2014

The Customer Rules: The 39 Essential Rules for Delivering Sensational Service Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780770435608
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Crown Business - March 5th, 2013

Hug Your Haters: How to Embrace Complaints and Keep Your Customers Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781101980675
Availability: Special Order
Published: Portfolio - March 1st, 2016

Legendary Service: The Key Is to Care Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9780071819046
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: McGraw-Hill - April 15th, 2014

Uplifting Service: The Proven Path to Delighting Your Customers, Colleagues, and Everyone Else You Meet Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780984762507
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Evolve Publishing - August 7th, 2012

Customer Service: Career Success Through Customer Loyalty Cover Image
$117.60
ISBN: 9780133056259
Availability: Special Order
Published: Pearson Education - April 15th, 2013

Delight Your Customers: 7 Simple Ways to Raise Your Customer Service from Ordinary to Extraordinary Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780814432808
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: AMACOM/American Management Association - June 11th, 2013