The New Old Me

The New Old Me

My Late-life Reinvention

Large Print - 2017 | Large print edition
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After the death of her best friend, the loss of her life's savings, and the collapse of her once-happy marriage, Meredith Maran whom Anne Lamott calls insightful, funny, and human leaves her San Francisco freelance writer's life for a 9-to-5 job in Los Angeles. Determined to rebuild not only her savings but herself while relishing the joys of life in La-La land, Maran writes a poignant story, a funny story, a moving story, and above all an American story of what it means to be a woman of a certain age in our time. --Amazon
Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2017
Edition: Large print edition
ISBN: 9781410499547 (lg. print / hardcover)
1410499545 (lg. print / hardcover)
Branch Call Number: LP B MARAN
Characteristics: 381 pages (large print) ; 23 cm


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Jun 08, 2017

This is a very fun read by a 60 year old woman going through a period of growth in all aspects of her life and also going through much introspection. It is set primarily in Los Angeles and the reminder of the culture there was an added plus for me. Highly recommend.


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