As children in 1920s Levy, S.C., Maggie and George's idyllic youth was interrupted by the arrival of a mysterious magician, and the dark secret he carries will leave one person dead, a house burned down, and all of their lives forever altered. Though George has lived with his long buried past, he decides, at 80, that it's time to return to South Carolina and face the truth.
The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson. Confined to a nursing home and about to turn 100, Allan Karlsson climbs out of the window in his slippers and embarks on a hilarious and entirely unexpected adventure. Recommended by Andrea
Advanced Style is Ari Seth Cohen’s blog-based ode to the confidence, beauty, and fashion that can only be achieved through the experience of a life lived glamorously. It is a collection of street fashion unlike any seen before—focused on the over-60 set in the world’s most stylish locales.
Inadvertently attracting several single women while mourning the death of his adored wife, 62-year-old Edward Schuyler is profiled in a singles ad by his stepchildren and goes on several unsettling dates before a chance encounter leads to a promising new relationship.
Successful real-estate broker, family woman and raging alcoholic Hildy Good embarks on a life of denial and loneliness while resenting the intervention of her loved ones and becoming embroiled in a scandal in her New England town that involves two craggy seniors.
People of the Boomer Generation are facing a new set of physical, economic, spiritual, and emotional challenges that come with aging. Whether they are thirty days or thirty years sober, for those hundreds of thousands of boomers in recovery from addiction, such changes impact their sobriety.