Thorndike Press

Spring Chicken: Stay Young Forever (or Die Trying)

  • Bill Gifford
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  • ISBN-10: 1410480755
  • ISBN-13: 9781410480750
  • DDC: 613.2
  • Shipping Weight: 1.45 lbs ( .66 kgs)
  • 560 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released July 2015
  • Bestsellers

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Lifestyles - Large Print Standing Order Plan

A collection of enlightening nonfiction titles that will appeal to today’s life-long learners. Titles will include a range of topics from how-to, financial advice, health issues, personal growth, and other high-interest topics focused on the lifestyle of today’s large print reader.



A New York Times Bestseller

In a full-throttle, high-energy ride through the latest research, popular mythology, and ancient wisdom on mankind’s oldest obsession, Bill Gifford takes readers on a fascinating journey through the science of aging. He reveals why some people live past 100 without even trying, exposes hoaxes and scams foisted upon an aging society, and arms readers with the best possible advice on what to do, what not to do, and what’s in store.


Customer Reviews

"Gifford skillfully navigates the many strands of aging research to create an entertaining narrative of the perils of getting old."

— Kirkus Reviews