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A Bittersweet Season

A Bittersweet Season

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Add This - A Bittersweet Season

Written by Jane GrossAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Jane Gross

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
  • Publisher: Vintage
  • On Sale: May 1, 2012
  • Price: $15.95
  • ISBN: 978-0-307-47240-3 (0-307-47240-X)
Also available as an eBook.


Prologue: Finding Our Better Selves
Chapter 1: The Early Heroic Rush
Chapter 2: The Myth of Assisted Living
Chapter 3: The Vestiges of Family Medicine
Chapter 4: A Job for Professionals
Chapter 5: The Best Doctors Money Can Buy
Chapter 6: September Eleventh
Chapter 7: September Twelfth
Chapter 8: The Biology, Sociology, and Psychology of Aging
Chapter 9: A Nursing Home Thanksgiving
Chapter 10: The Make-A-Wish Foundation
Chapter 11: Follow the Money
Chapter 12: Therapeutic Fibs
Chapter 13: Cruel Sorting
Chapter 14: As Complicated as a Rubik's Cube
Chapter 15: The Time for Talking
Chapter 16: N-O-W
Chapter 17: Dying Days
Chapter 18: Orphans
Epilogue: Lost and Found