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HAPPINESS IS A CHOICE YOU MAKE Lessons from a Year Among the Oldest Old

by | Read by Robert Petkoff

Personal Growth • 6.75 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2018

While confronting life and love after divorce and the challenges of caring for an elderly parent, journalist John Leland undertook a transformative assignment on aging and living well. Robert Petkoff capably narrates Leland's close examination of six men and women who have lived long enough--each over 85 years--to offer surprising, and often reassuring, insights to those who are decades behind in their journeys. Though not flashy, Petkoff is a steady performer whose measured pacing allows each subject's story to unfold naturally against the background of Leland's personal inquiry. A particular highlight comes at the very end, when listeners get a chance to hear the actual voices of some of the men and women who have shared the lessons of their lives. A.S. © AudioFile 2018, Portland, Maine [Published: MAY 2018]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Macmillan Audio • 2018

CD ISBN 9781427293329 $29.99 • Six CDs

DD ISBN 9781427293336 $19.99

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