The Shelf Life Of Happiness by David MachadoThe Shelf Life Of Happiness by David Machado

The Shelf Life Of Happiness

byDavid MachadoTranslated byHillary Locke

Paperback | September 1, 2016

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Ripped apart by Portugal’s financial crisis, Daniel’s family is struggling to adjust to circumstances beyond their control. His wife and children move out to live with family hours away, but Daniel believes against all odds that he will find a job and everything will return to normal.

Even as he loses his home, suffers severe damage to his car, and finds himself living in his old, abandoned office building, Daniel fights the realization that things have changed. He’s unable to see what remains among the rubble—friendship, his family’s love, and people’s deep desire to connect. If Daniel can let go of the past and find his true self, he just might save not only himself but also everyone that really matters to him.

Author David Machado hails from Lisbon, Portugal, and writes fiction for both adults and children. His books are popular in Portugal and have been awarded literary prizes, including the European Union Prize for Literature for the Portuguese version of this novel, Índice médio de felicidade (The Shelf Life of Happiness), which he adapte...
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Title:The Shelf Life Of HappinessFormat:PaperbackDimensions:231 pages, 8.2 × 5.5 × 0.68 inPublished:September 1, 2016Publisher:Amazon PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1503938050

ISBN - 13:9781503938052

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