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Small Pleasures - The School of Life

Small Pleasures - The School of Life

Author: School of Life (Business enterprise) Staff (Contribution by); Alain de Botton (Series edited by)
Series: The\School of Life Library
$32.99(AUD)  inc GST
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Description
So often, we exhaust ourselves and the planet in a search for very large pleasures - while all around us lies a wealth of small pleasures, which - if only we paid more attention - could daily bring us solace and joy at little cost and effort. But we need some encouragement to focus our gaze. This is a book to guide us to the best of life's small pleasures: everything from the distinctive delight of holding a child's hand to the enjoyment of disagreeing with someone to the joy of the evening sky; an intriguing, evocative mix of small pleasures that will heighten our senses and return us to the world with new-found excitement and enthusiasm.
Author description

The School of Life is dedicated to developing emotional intelligence through the help of culture - believing that a range of our most persistent problems are created by a lack of self-understanding, compassion and communication. We operate from ten physical campuses around the world, including London, Amsterdam, Seoul and Melbourne. We produce films, run classes, offer therapy and make a range of psychological products. The School of Life Press publishes books on the most important issues of cultural and emotional life. Our titles are designed to entertain, educate, console and transform.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780993538735
  • : School of Life Press, The
  • : Affirm Press
  • : November 2016
  • : 210mm X 140mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : March 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : 152.42
  • : 248
  • : 52 colour photographs
  • : School of Life (Business enterprise) Staff (Contribution by); Alain de Botton (Series edited by)
  • : Hardback
  • : 1