Growing Your Own Turtleneck...and Other Benefits of Aging [NOOK Book]

Overview

Whether Martha Bolton is contemplating whether or not there will be carbs in heaven or why she's growing her own turtle neck, she'll leave readers laughing out loud as they recognize the truth in her hilarious take on aging. Her fans crave each chapter just as they crave one more piece of chocolate. This veteran comedy writer adds occasional touching and poignant stories that remind readers what life is all about.
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Growing Your Own Turtleneck...and Other Benefits of Aging

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Overview

Whether Martha Bolton is contemplating whether or not there will be carbs in heaven or why she's growing her own turtle neck, she'll leave readers laughing out loud as they recognize the truth in her hilarious take on aging. Her fans crave each chapter just as they crave one more piece of chocolate. This veteran comedy writer adds occasional touching and poignant stories that remind readers what life is all about.
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Editorial Reviews

Andrea Sisco

"I enjoyed the way Bolton thinks about everyday things that we all experience. And I embrace that someone will write a humor book about me---a woman of a certain age...
The final chapters are really thought provoking and worth the read. I loved "On Purpose" (you have to read it, I'm not telling) and "Without You" (think Clarence from It's A Wonderful Life and then read the chapter, ponder and live it).

...Bolton gives us things to think and laugh about, and who doesn't need that!"


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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781441211118
  • Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 8/1/2005
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 59,241
  • File size: 643 KB

Meet the Author

Martha Bolton is a full-time comedy writer and the author of more than fifty books, including Didn't My Skin Used to Fit? She was a staff writer for Bob Hope for fifteen years and has also written for Phyllis Diller, Wayne Newton's USO show, Mark Lowry, and numerous other entertainers. She co-wrote the song "God Help the USA" with Bill Gaither and is well known for her song parodies. She has received four Angel Awards and an Emmy nomination. She and her husband live in Tennessee.
Martha Bolton is a full-time comedy writer and the author of more than 50 books, including Didn't My Skin Used to Fit? She was a staff writer for Bob Hope for 15 years and has written for Phyllis Diller, Wayne Newton's USO show, Ann Jillian, Jeff Allen, and many other entertainers. Her writing has appeared in Reader's Digest, Chicken Soup for the Soul, and Brio magazine. She has received four Angel Awards and an Emmy nomination. She and her husband live in Tennessee. Visit www.marthabolton.com.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 29, 2013

    Love this book

    A bit of humor for the many of us that are faced with a TurtleNeck....

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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