The Golden Years Ain't for Wimps: Humorous Stories for Your Senior Moments  -     By: Karen Oconnor
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The Golden Years Ain't for Wimps: Humorous Stories for Your Senior Moments

Harvest House Publishers / 2008 / Paperback

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From the best-selling author of Getting Old Ain't for Wimps comes this collection of side-splitting stories from the senior side of life! Celebrating the significance of the little things, O'Connor opens your eyes to the larger wonders of faith, purpose, adventure, and joy. A great gift for the young at heart!

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 240
Vendor: Harvest House Publishers
Publication Date: 2008
Dimensions: 8.50 X 5.50 (inches)
ISBN: 0736922474
ISBN-13: 9780736922470
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Publisher's Description

Karen O'Connor--humorist and author of Getting Old Ain't for Wimps (more than 200,000 copies sold)--shares more comic and meaningful scenes from the senior side of life. Readers will enjoy her stories, tales from others, and glimpses of golden moments as they discover

  • the significance of life after a certain age
  • joy in new friendships and experiences
  • adventures still ahead
  • purpose and meaning on deeper levels
  • appreciation for God's design and direction

By celebrating the little things in life, such as the ability to recall any anecdote with clarity, O'Connor leads readers to rest in the bigger wonders of faith and purpose.

Author Bio

Karen O'Connor is a sought-after speaker, a writing consultant, and the award-winning author of more than 75 books, including Gettin' Old Ain't for Wimps (more than 300,000 copies sold). She's appeared on national media, including The 700 Club and 100 Huntley Street.

Editorial Reviews

"The Golden Years Ain't for Wimps is such a rewarding book. As I approach, or should I say, as I am in the golden years it is so refreshing to know I have not totally lost my mind. As I read each section it seemed more and more that I had written each one. Thank you, Karen for making aging not so scary."
--Shirley Longlois

"Karen O'Connor has done her usual excellent job of turning the missteps of maturity into chuckles. Karen shares her gift of writing humor into words of blessing for us all. I would recommend The Golden Years Ain't for Wimps to anyone who has ever mixed up or misunderstood what was said. That should cover any of us. The book would be an excellent gift to any of your friends who are still young at heart."
--Marilou Flinkman

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  1. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    June 13, 2008
    Charlotte A.
    THE GOLDEN YEARS AINT FOR WIMPS is a refreshing treat! Karen OConnors writing not only brings funny and embarrassing moments, but doses of timely wisdom. She offers scriptures and prayers that bring perspective to older readers. For example, Easy Does It (page 92) touches on common communication problems, but ends with workable advice. OConnor helps those in their Golden Years stand taller and try new adventures as they follow Gods guidance. This book makes a wonderful birthday gift!
  2. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    March 12, 2008
    Patricia Chadwick
    This is a book of short stories that takes a humorous look at aging. Author Karen O'Connor, a senior herself, shares the lighter side of maturing. I found myself laughing out loud! I am going to share this book at a senior's group where I minister in my town.
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