“A very welcome book…. The Silent Passage does two important things: It guides women through a stressful time with its essential enlightening information, and it makes a convincing argument that the change of life can be the beginning of something positive.” – Carol Peace, People
“Women embraced Sheehy’s thinking and incorporated it into their expectations… A truly gutsy and taboo-breaking book on menopause.” – The New York Times
“[Sheehy] helped the lives of millions of American women by writing a best-selling book about her experiences.” – Daily Mail
Gail Sheehy’s landmark bestseller has become the bible for women concerned about menopause. She has continued to interview countless women throughout the country on the subject. In this revised and expanded edition, she presents essential new data.