About Ian Brown

Ian Brown

Ian Brown is a journalist and author with a wry sense of humor and an unflinching approach to reality. He’s the recipient of three of Canada’s most prestigious writing awards—the Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-Fiction, Trillium Book Award, and British Columbia National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction. His books, including the recently published Sixty: A Diary of My Sixty-First Year: The Beginning of the End, or the End of the Beginning?, have been critically acclaimed by The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Los Angeles Times, among others.

How to Turn Sixty

How to Turn Sixty

How to turn sixty is an excerpt by writer Ian Brown on facing the inevitable aging process with humor and grace and food and a heck of a lot of emotions.