My (Part Time) Paris Life by Lisa Anselmo. Published by St. Martin’s

In the author’s memoir, she confronts life without her mother. Having built her life around caring for her mother, Lisa is bereft and adrift when her mother dies from breast cancer. She’s spent so much time caring for her mother, she has no life of her own. Deciding she needs to make a move, and a big one, she heads to Paris where she gets an apartment and begins to learn to live by herself for herself. This is a beautiful and moving story that will resonate with adult children caring for I’ll and aging parents

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