Gretchen Rubin

Gretchen Rubin

My experiments in the pursuit of happiness and good habits


Revealed! Book Club Choices for October. Such Great Books.

October 1st, 2015

Episode 135 of 540 episodes

Pardon this moment of book self-promotion: Did I happen to mention that I can now reveal the jacket of the paperback for Better Than Before? Oh right, maybe I did. Anyway, here it is again! 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 visit the library! Drumroll… A book about happiness, good habits, or human nature Pack of Two: the Intricate Bonds Between People and Dogs by Caroline Knapp (I’ve been obsessively reading dog books lately, and this book discusses the connection between dogs, happiness, and habits–and much more) Buy from IndieBound; BN.com; Amazon. An outstanding children’s book: Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen Buy from IndieBound; BN.com; Amazon. An eccentric pick: J. M. Barrie and the ...

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