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    • Always Looking Up

    • The Adventures of an Incurable Optimist
    • By: Michael J. Fox
    • Narrated by: Michael J. Fox
    • Length: 4 hrs and 35 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 417
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 250
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 250

    Always Looking Up is a memoir of Michael's past decade, told through the critical themes of his life: work, politics, faith, and family. The book is a journey of self-discovery and reinvention, and a testament to the consolations that protect him from the ravages of Parkinson's. With the humor and wit that captivated fans in his first book, Lucky Man, Michael describes how he became a happier, more satisfied person by recognizing the gifts of everyday life.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great listen and very inspirational.

    • By Gerald on 05-21-09

    Regular price: $17.10

    • Lucky Man

    • A Memoir
    • By: Michael J. Fox
    • Narrated by: Michael J. Fox
    • Length: 5 hrs and 30 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 457
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 324
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 325

    In September 1998, Michael J. Fox stunned the world by announcing he had been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease: a degenerative neurological condition. In fact, he had been secretly fighting it for seven years. The worldwide response was staggering. Fortunately, he had accepted the diagnosis and by the time the public started grieving for him, he had stopped grieving for himself.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The True Story of Onset Parkinson's - Life Goes On

    • By Howard P on 04-25-13

    Regular price: $23.93

    • A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Future

    • Twists and Turns and Lessons Learned
    • By: Michael J. Fox
    • Narrated by: Michael J. Fox
    • Length: 1 hr and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 91
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 72

    Michael J. Fox abandoned high school to pursue an acting career, but went on to receive honorary degrees from several universities and garner the highest accolades for his acting, as well as for his writing. In his new book, he inspires and motivates graduates to recognize opportunities, maximize their abilities, and roll with the punches -- all with his trademark optimism, warmth, and humor.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good stuff!

    • By Talia on 10-25-10

    Regular price: $17.10

    • Always Looking Up

    • The Adventures of an Incurable Optimist
    • By: Michael J Fox
    • Narrated by: Michael J Fox
    • Length: 4 hrs and 31 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7

    Struck with Parkinson's - a debilitating, degenerative disease - at the height of his fame, Fox has taken what some people might consider cause for depression and turned it into a beacon of hope for millions. Now, in Always Looking Up, he writes about the personal philosophy that carried him through his darkest hours, and speaks with others who have emerged from difficult periods with optimism to spare.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another uplifting read from MJF

    • By Paturn on 05-23-09

    Regular price: $13.53