The Last Word


When a husband and wife take early retirement, they plan to travel and cook and do all the fun things they never had time to do. They certainly don't count on the difficulties retirement brings. But, with time hanging heavy on his hands, the husband now spends his day cataloguing the junk mail, alphabetising the recycling bins, warding off his own ageing parents' helpful suggestions about how he can occupy himself and driving his wife absolutely batty. A truly delightful and insightful read that captures the plight of a generation! Will need to watch the wife in the period leading up to his birthday. She might just think it's a good idea to buy him a handyperson's short course or a toolbox. In the mood she's in read more

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ISBN:

9781740662789

Format:

Paperback

Dimensions:

20cm x 13cm

RRP:

$22.99

Category:

Fiction

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 April 2005

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Jenny and McKay, Chantry