Welcome to Aging With Freedom’s Book Club! This is the place for life-long learning.

Continual learning is a long-standing lifetime goal for us as well as a cornerstone of “Active Aging.”  Our Aging With Freedom Online Book Club will focus on successful aging (health, wealth and purpose) and related topics. We will post the books we are reading and periodically add our review of the best.

The comment threads are your chance to add to the discussion. We’d love to share your review and comments.

Join us as we learn together! We’ll even plan some online chat sessions for real-time interaction. Shared comments are often the best part of a review! Jump in.  (♥ = most loved books by Aging With Freedom readers)

Currently Reading

Style Forever: The Grown-Up Guide to Looking Fabulous by Alyson Walsh

Past Reviews

Claiming Your Place at the Fire: living the second half of your life on purpose by Richard J. Leider and David A Shapiro 

Claiming your place at the fire: Leider & Shapiro (Aging With Freedom book review)

Naked Retirement: Living A Happy, Healthy, & Connected Retirement by Robert Laura

Dynamic Aging: Simple Exercises for Whole-Body Mobility by Katy Bowman

Retire Inspired: It’s Not an Age, It’s a Financial Number by Chris Hogan

The Brain Warrior’s Way Cookbook: Over 100 Recipes to Ignite Your Energy and Focus, Attack Illness and Aging, Transform Pain into Purpose by Tana Amen, BSN, & Daniel G. Amen, MD

The Brain Warrior’s Way: Ignite Your Energy and Focus, Attack Illness and Aging, Transform Pain into Purpose by Daniel G. Amen, MD & Tana Amen, BSN, RN

Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth

Take on Aging as a Sport: The Athletic Approach to Aging By Sharkie Zartzman 

Iron Nun, Olympics and Taking on Aging as a Sport (Aging With Freedom book review)

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing by Marie Kondo

Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo for Retirees who want to declutter (Aging With Freedom book review)

Final Gifts: Understanding the Special Awareness, Needs, and Communications of the Dying 

Final Gifts (Aging With Freedom book review)

The Gift of Years: Growing Older Gracefully

How to Retire with Enough Money: And How to Know What Enough Is  by Teresa Ghilarducci 

Retire at 62 — How Much is Enough? (Aging With Freedom book review)

365 Thank Yous: The Year a Simple Act of Daily Gratitude Changed My Life by John Kralik

365 Thank Yous (Aging With Freedom book review)

What’s the Deal with Retirement Communities? (2014) by Brad Breeding

Experiences: Life at a Continuing Care Retirement Community by residents of Kendal at Longwood [PA]

Experiences (Aging With Freedom book review)

Live Long, Die Short: A Guide to Authentic Health and Successful Aging by Dr. Roger Landry (2014)

Live Long (Aging With Freedom book review)

Being Mortal by Atul Gawande, “Medicine and What Matters in the End”

Being Mortal (Aging With Freedom book review)