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Tuesdays with Morrie: an old man, a young man, and life's greatest lesson

Tuesdays with Morrie: an old man, a young man, and life's greatest lesson

Albom, Mitch, 1958-

Mitch Albom writes for the Detroit Free Press and has been voted America's number one sports columnist ten times. In this book, Mitch describes how he rediscovered his mentor, his former college professor Morrie Schwartz

Paperback, Book. English.
Published London: Time Warner, 2003

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Statement of responsibility: Mitch Albom
ISBN: 0751529818, 9780751529814
Note: Originally published: New York: Doubleday, 1997; London: Little, Brown, 1998.
Physical Description: [xi], 192 p. ; 20 cm.
Subject: Albom, Mitch, 1958-; Schwartz, Morris S. Philosophy.; Teacher-student relationships United States.; Intergenerational relations United States.

Author note

Mitch Albom is an internationally bestselling author, screenwriter, playwright, and award-winning journalist. He is the author of six consecutive number one New York Times bestsellers and has sold over thirty-five million copies of his books in forty-five languages worldwide, including Tuesdays with Morrie, which is the bestselling memoir of all time.

Albom also works as a columnist and broadcaster and has founded eight charities in Detroit and Haiti, where he operates an orphanage. He lives with his wife, Janine, in Michigan.


A beautifully written book of great clarity and wisdom that lovingly captures the simplicity beyond life's complexities
M Scott Peck, author of THE ROAD LESS TRAVELLED.||This is a true story that shines and leaves you forever warmed by its afterglow
Amy Tan, author of THE JOY LUCK CLUB||A moving tribute to embracing life.
GLASGOW HERALD||Albom is naturally a colourful writer... Morrie Schwartz stands out as inspiring.