He was called “Happy,” and had every reason to be: student, star baseball player, and life-of-the-party at Macalester College, Alex Lemon was on top of the world — until he had his first stroke, and his existence took a tumble. A vivid, eloquent, moving memoir.
About the Writer
James Mustich is the author of the new book 1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List. A veteran bookseller, he was a founder, and for twenty years publisher, of the book catalogue A Common Reader, and later the founding Editor-in-Chief of the Barnes & Noble Review.