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By Anna Quindlen

ISBN-10: 0375504613

ISBN-13: 9780375504617

ISBN-10: 0375506470

ISBN-13: 9780375506475

From the New York Times bestselling writer of Alternate Side, Anna Quindlen’s vintage mirrored image on a significant lifestyles makes an ideal reward for any occasion.

“Life is made up of moments, small items of silver amidst lengthy stretches of tedium. it might be extraordinary in the event that they got here to us unsummoned, yet relatively in lives as busy because the ones so much people lead now, that won’t take place. we need to educate ourselves now to stay, quite reside . . . to like the adventure, now not the destination.”

during this treasure of a publication, Anna Quindlen, the bestselling novelist and columnist, displays on what it takes to “get a life”—to stay deeply on a daily basis and out of your personal distinctive self, instead of in simple terms to exist via your days. “Knowledge of our personal mortality is the best reward God ever offers us,” Quindlen writes, “because except you recognize the clock is ticking, it's so effortless to waste our days, our lives.” Her mom died whilst Quindlen used to be nineteen: “It used to be the dividing line among seeing the area in black and white, and in Technicolor. The lighting fixtures got here on for the darkest attainable cause. . . . I realized whatever enduring, in a really brief time period, approximately lifestyles. And that was once that it used to be wonderful, and that you just had no enterprise taking it for granted.” But find out how to stay from that point of view, to totally interact in our days? In A brief advisor to a cheerful Life, Quindlen courses us with an realizing that comes from figuring out how you can see the view, the richness in living.

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