Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson, Mitch Albom
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Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson

Author: Mitch Albom

Narrator: Mitch Albom

Unabridged: 3 hr 42 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Random House Audio

Published: 06/01/2004

Genre: Biography & Autobiography - Personal Memoirs

Synopsis

Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague.  Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to help you make your way through it.

For Mitch Albom, that person was Morrie Schwartz, his college professor from nearly twenty years ago.

Maybe, like Mitch, you lost track of this mentor as you made your way, and the insights faded, and the world seemed colder.  Wouldn't you like to see that person again, ask the bigger questions that still haunt you, receive wisdom for your busy life today the way you once did when you were younger?

Mitch Albom had that second chance.  He rediscovered Morrie in the last months of the older man's life.  Knowing he was dying, Morrie visited with Mitch in his study every Tuesday, just as they used to back in college.  Their rekindled relationship turned into one final "class": lessons in how to live.

Tuesdays with Morrie is a magical chronicle of their time together, through which Mitch shares Morrie's lasting gift with the world.


From the Hardcover edition.

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Reviews Write A Review

AudiobooksNow review by Jennie on 2007-11-10 10:49:14

This is a must read book. If you read this book and do not take a different view of life then you have a problem. Very inspirational. A must read. Enjoy

AudiobooksNow review by Harriet on 2007-12-03 19:54:33

Pretty good book read by author. Fast and easy read. I liked his next book,The Five People You Meet When You Get to Heaven better.

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