The Thing About Life Is That One Day You'll Be Dead

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: David Shields

Narrated By: Don Leslie

Publisher: Random House (Audio)

Date: February 2008

Duration: 6 hours 42 minutes


Mesmerized–at times unnerved–by his ninety-seven-year-old father’s nearly superhuman vitality and optimism, David Shields undertakes an investigation of the human physical condition. The result is this exhilarating audiobook. both a personal meditation on mortality and an exploration of flesh-and-blood existence from crib to oblivion–an exploration that paradoxically prompts a renewed and profound appreciation of life. - See more at: