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Lauren Kessler

Recent Work

MY LATEST BOOK…NOW IN PAPERBACK
Raising the Barre:
Big Dreams, False Starts & My Midlife Quest
to Dance The Nutcracker

“…eloquent, funny and inspiring,” says
People magazine
naming Raising the Barre “best new books” of 2015

My Los Angeles Times essay
0n taking the first steps in my ballet journey

Kirkus calls Raising the Barre:
“An amusing shrewd memoir
of following a lifelong dream.”

MY HEALTH, WELLNESS and
STEPPING BOLDLY INTO MIDLIFE BLOG

I blog about living with curiosity,
adventure & engagement
about resisting aging stereotypes,
about the hope and hype of “anti-aging”
Posting every Wednesday

MY TITLES NOW IN PAPERBACK

Counterclockwise:
My Year of Hypnosis, Hormones & Other Adventures
in the World of Anti-Aging

My Teenage Werewolf:
A Mother, A Daughter,
A Journey Through the Thicket
Of Adolescence

RETITLED IN PAPERBACK

My award-winning book, Dancing with Rose
is out in paperback and retitled
“Finding Life In the Land of Alzheimer’s”