Gretchen Rubin

Gretchen Rubin

My experiments in the pursuit of happiness and good habits


Revealed! Book Club Choices for December. Happy Reading!

December 1st, 2015

Episode 175 of 540 episodes

First, a personal announcement — the paperback of Better Than Before hits the shelves on December 15. Always a very exciting time for a writer. If there’s a person in your life who is trying to change a habit, this could be a good holiday gift! (Couldn’t resist the plug.) Okay, enough self-promotion. Now, for the recommendations. Because nothing boosts happiness more than a great book, each month, I suggest: · one outstanding book about happiness or habits · one outstanding work of children’s or young-adult literature–I have a crazy passion for kidlit · one eccentric pick–a widely admired and excellent book that I love, yes, but one that may not appeal to everyone Shop at IndieBound, BN.com, or Amazon (I’m an affiliate), or your favorite local bookstore. Or my favorite, visit the library! Drumroll… A book about happiness, good habits, or human nature: Walden by Henry David Thoreau Buy from IndieBound; BN.com; Amazon. An outstanding children’s book: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins Buy from IndieBound; BN.com; Amazon. An eccentric pick: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte Buy from IndieBound; BN.com; Amazon. Some readers have said that ...

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