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Life Begins at 60

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While some people fear growing older, some celebrates it. Dr. Frieda Birnbaum is one such woman who embraces ageing and she wishes to inspire everyone to be like her – to stay positive, active, and to simply make the most of the time you have.

 

Dr. Frieda’s memoir is a captivating read for all ages as she recounts her decision to become a mother at the age of sixty and how her twin boys reinvigorate her life with energy and excitement.

 

This book also explores Dr. Frieda’s negative perception of the term “middle-aged” and provides valuable advice on how people should embrace the fifty-plus time of their lives through reinventing themselves and deepening relationships with their loved ones.

 

After all, age is nothing but a number!

 

Above book review contributed by Gary Soh, National Library Board (NLB). 

 

Availability of the book title can be checked via NLB’s online catalogue at http://catalogue.nlb.gov.sg