Over het boek
Set within a gym in California this story is an insight of life seen through the eyes of a new member, Abuelo ‘the grandfather’, who, along with the exuberant Rhonda, is the main character and narrator.
The novella is light hearted, entertaining and often hilarious with a touch of sexual content which is fitting to the storyline. However , as the plot and characters unfold there is also grit, determination , grief and even nutrition lessons to be found, along with fashion designing, dance, a beauty pageant and much more! This is a short story packed with goodies!
In true tradition of the author there are also hidden messages to be learnt, within the novella.
Alex Canton holds a PhD in Clinical Psychology and worked in the field of clinical sexology from 1967 to 2006. Widower with three boys and four grandchildren. Humanitarian by belief and actions. Published short novels, a textbook on sex therapy and many scientific articles. Always interested in world affairs. He was born in the Republic of Panama and dedicates his hours to writing short novels. According to Dieguito, his grandson, he is not retired because "Abuelito, you write books."