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Happiness is a choice you make : lessons from a year among the oldest old / John Leland.

Leland, John 1959- (author.).
Book Book ([2018])
Description: pages ; cm
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [2018]
13 of 15 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
0 current holds with 15 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Saugus Adult Nonfiction 305.26 Leland (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780374717056 (ebook)
  • ISBN: 9780374168186 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0374168180 (hardcover)
  • Edition: First edition.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Meet the elders -- Surprise of a lifetime -- The paradox of old age -- Why older means wiser -- Love in the time of Lipitor -- On the other hand ... -- More years, less life? -- The lessons -- The lessons of Fred -- The lessons of Ping -- The lessons of John -- The lessons of Helen -- The lessons of Ruth -- The lessons of Jonas.
Summary: A "look at what it means to grow old and a ... guide to well-being, [this book] weaves together the stories and wisdom of six New Yorkers who number among the 'oldest old'--those eighty-five and up"--Dust jacket flap.
Citation: Leland, John. "Happiness is a choice you make : lessons from a year among the oldest old." New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018.
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