The leisure seeker

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Publisher:
William Morrow,
Pub. Date:
2017.
Language:
English
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The Leisure Seeker is a sweet natured travelogue that’s about the end of the road in more ways than one….The Dangerous Book for Seniors!”—Bob Morris, author of Assisted Loving

A sort of Easy Rider meets The Notebook, Michael Zadoorian’s poignant, funny, vibrant, and unforgettable novel, The Leisure Seeker, is a story of two seniors who escape from their retirement home and embark upon a hilarious and touching end-of-life road trip. Here is a story that will appeal to a wide range of readers: from retiring Baby Boomers to fans of Mitch Albom, Tom Perotta, David Sedaris, Nick Hornby, and Nicholas Sparks. In fact, the Detroit Free Press says, “I would recommend Michael Zadoorian’s The Leisure Seeker to almost anyone.”

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9780061671784
9780061772450
9780062696861
9780061671791
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Grouping Author zadoorian michael
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Last Grouping Update 2018-12-04 04:48:58AM
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subject_facet Automobile travel -- Fiction, Married people -- Fiction, Older people -- Fiction, Reminiscing in old age -- Fiction
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