Reading Well for Dementia

Reading Well Books on Prescription for Dementia recommends books you might find helpful if you have dementia, are caring for someone with dementia or would like to find out more about the condition.

The books provide information and advice, support for living well, advice for relatives and carers, and personal stories. They are endorsed by health professionals and can all be found in the local library.

Selected titles are also available to borrow as e-books and audiobooks. Visit your local library website to find out how to join the library and access books electronically.

Browse the books on the list below or download a full overview of the titles here.

Information and advice

Coping with Memory Problems

Sallie Baxendale


Jessica Shepherd

Living well with dementia

Pets in pictures

Helen J. Bate

Support for relatives and carers

Support for relatives and carers

Telling Tales About Dementia: Experiences of Caring

Lucy Whitman, Joanna Trollope, Brian Baylis, Rosemary Clarke, Pat Brown, Marilyn Duncan, Gail Chester, Peggy Fray, U Hla Htay Htay, Tim Dartington

Gwybodaeth a chyngor

Ynghylch Dementia

Karen Dodd, Vicky Turk, Michelle Christmas, Eleri Huws

Ymdopi a Phroblemau’r Cof

Sallie Baxendale

Mam-Gu a Fi

Jessica Shepherd, Eleri Huws

ABC Dementia

Bernard Coope, Felicity Richards

Byw yn dda gyda dementia

Bod yn Bositif am Ddementia

John Killick, Iwan Huws

Cefnogaeth i berthnasau a gofalwyr

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Pan fo rhywun annwyl a Dementia

Susan Elliot-Wright

Straeon personol

Un Hen Alys, Yr

Lisa Genova, Mari Lisa

Colli Clive i Ddementia Cynnar

Helen Beaumont, Elgan Philip Davies

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