Leisure Seeker

Publisher: HarperCollins Release date: 2009-10-06
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The unforgettable cross country journey of a runaway couple in their twilight years determined to meet the end of all roads on their own termsa major motion picture from Sony Pictures Classics starring Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland.The Robinas have shared a wonderful life for more than sixty years. Now in their eighties, Ella suffers from cancer and John has Alzheimer's. Yearning for one last adventure, the self-proclaimed "e;down-on-their-luck geezers"e; kidnap themselves from the adult children and doctors who seem to run their lives and steal away from their home in suburban Detroit on a forbidden vacation of rediscovery. With Ella as his vigilant copilot, John steers their '78 Leisure Seeker RV along the forgotten roads of Route 66 toward Disneyland in search of a past they're having a damned hard time remembering. Yet Ella is determined to prove that, when it comes to life, you can go back for secondseven when everyone says you can't.The Leisure Seeker is pretty much like life itself: joyous, painful, moving, tragic, mysterious, and not to be missed.Booklist, starred review

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Additional Information

Genre: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

Collection: HarperCollins e-books

Type: EPub

Pages: 288

ISBN: 9780061984518

Additional Information

Genre: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

Collection: HarperCollins e-books

Type: EPub

Pages: 288

ISBN: 9780061984518

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