Five Funny Books About Getting Older

It happens to the best of us, so you might as well embrace the aging process with a bit of humor.


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It happens to the best of us. Every day, we get a little bit older and in most cases—though not all—a little bit wiser. Here at Read It Forward, we think the best way of dealing with it is with a little bit of humor. These authors all address maturation with a sly wit and expansive heart—the perfect accompaniment to your next birthday.


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About Abbe Wright

Abbe Wright

ABBE WRIGHT is the Editor of Read It Forward. As a kid, she used to get in trouble at summer camp for using a flashlight to read inside her sleeping bag after lights out, but these days, she lives in Brooklyn, where nobody minds if she stays up late reading. She has written for Glamour, O, The Oprah Magazine and The Cut and tweets about books (and The Bachelor) at @abbewright.