On one hand, bittersweet story of two men who become roomates and, eventually, friends, at a retirement home. On the other hand, an indictment of the way we treat the elderly in the U.S. Highly recommended, along with his other books.
Naturally, I finished this while we were on vacation at our place in Arkansas where it is darker than the inside of an Angus cow. Then we sat out around a campfire a couple nights. Luckily, the Smokes haven't made it to the Ozarks yet.