Sixty

A Diary: My Year of Aging Semi-Gracefully
Product Number: EB00635190
Released: Aug 19, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781615193516
Publisher: The Experiment
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Description

"This is the thing, you see: I am on my way to being an old man. But at sixty, I am still the youngest of old men." As acclaimed journalist and author Ian Brown's sixtieth birthday loomed, every moment seemed to present a choice: Confront, or deny, the biological fact that the end was now closer than the beginning. Brown chose instead to notice every moment-to try to capture precisely what he was experiencing, without panicking. Sixty is the result: an uncensored, seriocomic report, a slalom of day-to-day dramas (as husband, father, brother, friend, and neighbor), inquisitive reporting, and acute insights from the line between middle-aged and soon-to-be-elderly.

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Author(s): Ian Brown
Original Publish Date: Aug 19, 2016

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