Real Life

Real Life

Ten Stories of Aging

Book - 1994
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Baker & Taylor
A collection of short stories that deal with the issues of aging, by such authors as Pearl Buck, E.M. Forester, Anton Chekhov, and Mary Wilkins Freeman

Blackwell North Amer
The stories in this timeless anthology offer an intimate view of the lives, personalities, and milieus of ten unforgettable human beings. Although the characters are fictional, these aging men and women in Real Life deeply engage the reader, guiding attention to many profound and often surprising implications of growing older.
With easy-to-follow commentaries and thought-provoking discussion questions, Real Life: Ten Stories of Aging will be an important supplementary reader for courses in gerontology, psychology, literature, medicine, nursing, and social work. For its charm, action, and color, Real Life will have a special appeal to fiction lovers.

Publisher: Niwot, Colo. : University Press of Colorado, 1994
ISBN: 9780870813559
Characteristics: xviii, 154 p. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Thiem, Jon
McKee, Patrick L.


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