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Older But Wilder (more notes from the pasture)
Older But Wilder - more notes from the pasture Author:Effie Leland Wilder Hattie McNair and her friends from FairAcres Retirement Home are back for another eagerly anticipated visit! — Knee replacement surgry hasn't slowed down our irrepressible heroine. This time around, she and her fellow "inmates" at FairAcres Home involve themselves in a couple of lively money-making schemes in hopes of raising funds to build a sw... more »imming pool for "The Home"
With warmhearted encouragement (and a litle meddling) Hattie also lends a hand to her new young friend Amanda during a difficult time. And a mystery develops when the sour-looking portrait of the home's founder disappears.
With grace and humor, wilder gently pokes fun at growing older, all the while reflecting on the challenges and losses that seniors face as well as the special wisdom that can be gained from aging.« less