• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
The Warmth of the Heart Prevents Your Body from Rusting: Ageing without growing old (Paperback)
  • The Warmth of the Heart Prevents Your Body from Rusting: Ageing without growing old (Paperback)
zoom

The Warmth of the Heart Prevents Your Body from Rusting: Ageing without growing old (Paperback)

(author)
1 Review Sign in to write a review
£9.99
Paperback 288 Pages / Published: 02/02/2012
  • In stock online

Usually despatched within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect

In this eloquent meditation on ageing, Marie de Hennezel guides us through a true `art of growing old'. She recalls her encounters as a clinical psychologist with extraordinary people who 'grow old gracefully' - and through her experience shows us how to make the most of this time in our lives, to avoid depression and to stay happy. She believes that wherever we grow old and whatever our circumstances, if we can maintain energy in our hearts and believe in the power of joy and human warmth, this can transform us and the way we look at the world.

This is a wonderful book with a powerful message that applies to everyone no matter how old they are.

'Timely and admirable... her essential idea - that old age should be a stage of life as full of potential as any other - will appeal to oldies who have no intention of just fading away' Mail on Sunday

'A beautifully written meditation on ageing. Author Marie de Hennezel argues that looking positively at ageing helps us make the most of a very previous time' Yours

Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 9781447205852
Number of pages: 288
Weight: 240 g
Dimensions: 198 x 131 x 18 mm

You may also be interested in...

Mindfulness
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Breaking the Habit of Being Yourself
Added to basket
The Mindfulness Colouring Book
Added to basket
£7.99   £6.49
Paperback
Fuck It Therapy
Added to basket
£10.99   £8.99
Paperback
Steal Like an Artist
Added to basket
Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man
Added to basket
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
Added to basket
The Way of Fuck It
Added to basket
I Am Here Now
Added to basket
Overcoming Insomnia and Sleep Problems
Added to basket
The Inside-Out Revolution
Added to basket
What I Know for Sure
Added to basket
Busy
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Mindfulness Pocketbook
Added to basket
The Mindfulness Journal
Added to basket

Reviews

View all

“Growing old needn't be feared.”

This was a lovely and warm-hearted book, truly optimistic and a joy to read. It will encourage everyone who is dreading (or facing) the literal and metaphorical wrinkles of ageing.
But - and there has to be a but - I... More

Paperback edition
22nd May 2011
Helpful? Upvote 35

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.