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Gerontology

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    A Man Called Ove

    The life-affirming bestseller that will brighten your day

    Narrated by Joan Walker ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 12 min

    Perfect for fans of Gail Honeyman's Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine; Ruth Hogan's The Keeper of Lost Things and Graeme Simsion**'s The Rosie Project, A Man Called Ove is one of the best-loved and most life-affirming novels of the decade.**This multi-million-copy phenomenon is a funny, moving, uplifting tale of love and community that will leave you with a spring in your step.'Warm, funny, and ... Read more

    $34.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Book About Getting Older (for people who don’t want to talk about it)

    by Lucy Pollock ...
    Narrated by Lucy Pollock ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 49 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.The most important book you'll ever read about the second half of your life now.Now more than ever, we need to talk about getting older.Many of us are living to a very great age. But how do we give those we love, and eventually ourselves, long lives that are as happy and healthy as possible?Dr Lucy's book gives us answers to the questions we can voice - and those that we ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Leisure Seeker

    Narrated by Judith West ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 45 min

    *Now a major motion picture starring Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland*Ella and John have shared a wonderful life for more than sixty years. Now they’re on the run from their doctors and middle-aged children, who just want them to go gently into that undignified night of old age.In their trusty camper van, the pair embark on a forbidden vacation of rediscovery along Route 66. Though time is ... Read more

    $31.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Stories of Elders: What the Greatest Generation Knows about Technology that You Don't

    Narrated by Veronica Kirin ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 11 min

    America’s Greatest Generation (born before 1945) witnessed incredible changes in technology and social progress. From simple improvements in entertainment to life-changing medical advances, technology changed the way they live, work, and identify. Sadly, with each passing year, fewer members of the Greatest Generation remain alive to share their wisdom as the last Americans to grow up before the ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    In Our Prime

    How Older Women Are Reinventing the Road Ahead

    Narrated by Coleen Marlo ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 10 min

    Do you see women your age portrayed as puttering gardeners and docile grannies? Do you feel bombarded by anti-aging products that insist you must "defy" getting older? Do you feel invisible in professional and social situations? And have you had enough and are you ready to challenge the intertwining of sexism and ageism in our culture? Susan Douglas knows that you are not alone. She declares it is ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Stop The Clock: Can We Live Longer by Reversing Aging Process?

    by Rachita Kumar ...
    Narrated by Rachita Kumar ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 21 min

    The question ‘How to stop the aging processes?’ has engaged the human mind since inception of recorded civilization.During the last century medical science managed to double the life span of human species mainly due to prevention of diseases. Will the trend continue in future? Few renowned scientists are already saying that babies have been born who will live beyond 150 years. Is there any truth ... Read more

    $22.27 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Third Chapter

    Passion, Risk, and Adventure in the 25 Years After 50

    Unabridged

    8 hours 2 min

    In the twenty-first century, a developmental phase of life is emerging as significant and distinct, capturing our interest, engaging our curiosity, and expanding our understanding of human potential and development. Demographers talk about this new chapter in life as characterized by people-those between ages fifty and seventy-five-who are considered "neither young nor old." In our "third chapters ... Read more

    $25.44 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Art of Aging

    A Prescription for Mind and Body

    series One Day University

    Unabridged

    47 min

    One Day University presents a series of audio lectures recorded in real-time from some of the top minds in the United States. Given by award-winning professors and experts in their field, these recorded lectures dive deep into the worlds of religion, government, literature, and social justice.No matter how old you are, you're aging. You started aging from the moment you were born, and you'll ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Summary: Women Rowing North

    Navigating Life’s Currents and Flourishing As We Age by Mary Pipher: Key Takeaways, Summary & Analysis Included

    by Brooks Bryant ...
    Narrated by Stacy Banks ...

    Unabridged

    59 min

    *PLEASE NOTE: This concise summary is unofficial and is not authorized, approved, licensed, or endorsed by the original book's publisher or author.*Short on time? Or maybe you’ve already read the book, but need a refresh on the most important takeaways. In a quick, easy listen, you can take the main principles from Women Rowing North: Navigating Life’s Currents and Flourishing as We Age!Mary ... Read more

    $7.41 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Making Tough Decisions about End-of-Life Care in Dementia

    (A 36-Hour Day Book)

    by Anne Kenny ...
    Narrated by Randye Kaye ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 4 min

    Each year, more than 500,000 people are diagnosed with dementia in the United States. As stunning as that figure is, countless family members and caregivers are also affected by each diagnosis. Families are faced with the need to make vital end-of-life decisions about medical treatment, legal and financial matters, and living situations for those who no longer can; no one is prepared for this ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Leisureville

    Adventures in a World Without Children

    Narrated by Johnny Heller ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 32 min

    When his next-door neighbors in a quaint New England town suddenly pick up and move to a gated retired community in Florida called The Villages, Andrew Blechman is astonished by their stories, so he goes to investigate. Larger than Manhattan, with a golf course for every day of the month, two downtowns, its own newspaper, radio, and TV station, The Villages is a city of nearly one hundred thousand ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Our Wisdom Years

    Growing Older with Joy, Fulfillment, Resilience, and No Regrets

    Narrated by William Sarris ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 40 min

    Some of the most profound growth of our lives can happen in the home stretch, the years after age sixty or so. It's a time when we can finally crystallize the meaning of what we've been and done so far and fully expand into the self we've always intended to be, guided by the voice of the soul. But, says psychologist Charles Garfield, that can only happen if we first loosen the grip of the life we ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    How to Grow Old

    Ancient Wisdom for the Second Half of Life

    Narrated by Roger Clark ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour 39 min

    Worried that old age will inevitably mean losing your libido, your health, and possibly your marbles too? Well, Cicero has some good news for you. In How to Grow Old, the great Roman orator and statesman eloquently describes how you can make the second half of life the best part of all-and why you might discover that reading and gardening are actually far more pleasurable than sex ever was. Filled ... Read more

    $13.46 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Threescore and More

    Applying the Assets of Maturity, Wisdom, and Experience for Personal and Professional Success

    by Alan Weiss ...
    Narrated by Steve Menasche ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 22 min

    Ageism is too often an accepted form of bias, even though the facts support the value of aging. Airline pilots forced to retire at the arbitrary age of sixty five are usually at the top of their game. Forced retirement in most organizations remove highly skilled performers as well as role models and trainers for newer generations. Instead of revelling in who we are, we begin to try to look younger ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Aging of Aquarius

    Igniting Passion and Purpose as an Elder

    Narrated by Judith Plant ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 27 min

    Live your passion and purpose and change the world as an empowered elder.Your career has wound down, the kids have moved, and your schedule is clear...for the next 30 years.In your youth, you cared about people and planet earth, and you had grand visions of changing the world. At some point, those passions and that sense of purpose got buried under diapers and the 9-5. Still, that old you remains ... Read more

    $38.49 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Age of Dignity

    Preparing for the Elder Boom in a Changing America

    by Ai-jen Poo ...
    Narrated by Emily Woo Zeller ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 58 min

    By 2035, 11.5 million Americans will be over the age of eighty-five, more than double today's 5 million, living longer than ever before. To enable all of us to age with dignity and security in the face of this coming Age Wave, our society must learn to value the care of our elders. The process of building a culture that supports care is a key component to restoring the American dream, and, as Ai ... Read more

    $25.44 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Old in Art School

    A Memoir of Starting Over

    by Nell Painter ...
    Narrated by Nell Painter ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 1 min

    Following her retirement from Princeton University, celebrated historian Dr. Nell Irvin Painter surprised everyone in her life by returning to school―in her sixties―to earn a BFA and MFA in painting. In Old in Art School, she travels from her beloved Newark to the prestigious Rhode Island School of Design; finds meaning in the artists she loves, even as she comes to understand how they may be ... Read more

    $34.37 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Longevity Economy

    Unlocking the World's Fastest-Growing, Most Misunderstood Market

    Narrated by Kiff VandenHeuvel ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 24 min

    Oldness: a social construct at odds with reality that constrains how we live after middle age and stifles business thinking on how to best serve a group of consumers, workers, and innovators that is growing larger and wealthier with every passing day.Over the past two decades, Joseph F. Coughlin has been busting myths about aging with groundbreaking multidisciplinary research into what older ... Read more

    $38.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Art and Science of Aging Well

    A Physician's Guide to a Healthy Body, Mind, and Spirit

    Narrated by Tom Perkins ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 58 min

    In the past century, average life expectancies have nearly doubled, and today, for the first time in human history, many people have a realistic chance of living to eighty or beyond. As life expectancy increases, Americans need accurate, scientifically grounded information so that they can take full responsibility for their own latter years. In The Art and Science of Aging Well, Mark E. Williams, ... Read more

    $25.44 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    De 5 på Lotte - Livsbekræftende fortællinger fra plejehjemmet Lotte

    by Lone Holm ...
    Narrated by Peter Milling ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 51 min

    De 5 på Lotte – Livsbekræftende fortællinger fra plejehjemmet Lotte er en hjertevarm og livsglad fortælling om fem ældre mennesker i alderen 74 til 101 år. I en skøn blanding af lige dele hverdagsliv og livshistorie fortæller de om livet på godt og ondt. Og om det der venter. Måske lige om lidt. Døden. Men også om barndommen, glæden ved at rejse, familien og kærligheden til livet.Vi følger dem i ... Read more

    $21.40 AUD

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    Mann! Bin ich jetzt alt?!

    Zwischen Statusverlust und neuer Freiheit

    Narrated by Andreas Malessa ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 3 min

    Wo der Selbstwert bleibt, wenn der Status geht. Sie selbst reden ungern darüber. Und was andere dazu sagen, Frauen zum Beispiel, stimmt höchstens als Außenansicht: Männer im Alter 60 plus – ihr Lebensgefühl, ihre Wünsche und Herausforderungen in der zweiten Lebenshälfte. Wenn der Körper schwächelt, die Pensionierung naht und das Geld knapper wird. Wenn auch die Partnerin in die Jahre gekommen ist ... Read more

    $28.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Extra Ordinary Life of Frank Derrick, Age 81

    by J.B. Morrison ...
    Narrated by Julian Glover ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 25 min

    Frank is eighty-one. He lives on his own, his daughter and her young family are living in America. He watches DVDs, keeps an eye on the neighbours, eats tinned spaghetti, and has a cat called Bill (which made more sense before Ben died). It was tough enough to fill the hours of the day when he was active. But Frank has just been run over by a milk float.And then into his life comes Kelly Christmas ... Read more

    $20.81 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Live a Little

    Narrated by David Sibley ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 23 min

    Penguin presents the audio edition of Live a Little written by Howard Jacobson, read by David Sibley.A wickedly observed novel about falling in love at the end of your life, by the Man Booker Prize-winning author of The Finkler Question.At the age of ninety-something, Beryl Dusinbery is forgetting everything – including her own children. She spends her days stitching morbid samplers and tormenting ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    We Need to Talk About Mum & Dad

    A practical guide to parenting our ageing parents

    by Jean Kittson ...
    Narrated by Jean Kittson ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 35 min

    Everything you need to know about supporting ageing parents, from author and comedian Jean Kittson.This warm and witty practical guide is a one-stop shop for information on how to support your ageing loved ones: how to protect their health and wellbeing, keep them safe and secure, and enable them to be self-determining and independent for as long as possible.Full of expert advice and first-hand ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial