The Second MountainThe Second Mountain
David Brooks
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Everybody tells you to live for a cause larger than yourself, but how exactly do you do it? The author of The Road to Character explores what it takes to lead a meaningful life in a self-centered world.“Deeply moving, frequently eloquent and extraordinarily incisive.”—The Washington Post Every so often, you ...
Number of pages: 384 | Publication Date: 2019-04-16 | ISBN-13: 9780812993264

The Road to CharacterThe Road to Character
David Brooks
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • David Brooks challenges us to rebalance the scales between the focus on external success—“résumé virtues”—and our core principles.   NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE ECONOMIST   With the wisdom, humor, curiosity, and sharp insights that have brought millions of readers to his New York Times ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2016-09-13 | ISBN-13: 9780812983418

The Social AnimalThe Social Animal
David Brooks
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERWith unequaled insight and brio, New York Times columnist David Brooks has long explored and explained the way we live. Now Brooks turns to the building blocks of human flourishing in a multilayered, profoundly illuminating work grounded in everyday life. This is the story of how success happens, told through the lives o ...
Number of pages: 448 | Publication Date: 2012-01-03 | ISBN-13: 9780812979374

Bobos In ParadiseBobos In Paradise
David Brooks
Do you believe that spending $15,000 on a media center is vulgar, but that spending $15,000 on a slate shower stall is a sign that you are at one with the Zenlike rhythms of nature? Do you work for one of those visionary software companies where people come to work wearing hiking boots and glacier glasses, as if a wall of ice were about to come sli ...
Number of pages: 284 | Publication Date: 2001-03-06 | ISBN-13: 9780684853789

No Bad DaysNo Bad Days
David "DPB" Brooks
Regardless of who you are or where you're from, you will face challenges at some point in your life, but its how you respond to those challenges that can make or break you. "No Bad Days" is a personal story, a method, and a movement resulting from DPB's decision not to allow an unexpected tragedy in his life to overtake him. Instead, he chose to tu ...
Number of pages: 170 | Publication Date: 2019-12-20 | ISBN-13: 9781672575577

Summary & Analysis of The Second MountainSummary & Analysis of The Second Mountain
ZIP Reads
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Number of pages: 50 | Publication Date: 2019-06-04 | ISBN-13: 9781072165491

Social AnimalSocial Animal
David Brooks
**AMAZON TOP 5 BESTSELLER** **INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER** REVISED AND UPDATED - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - This is the happiest story you will ever read. It's about two people who led wonderfully fulfilling, successful lives. The odd thing was, they weren't born geniuses. They had no extraordinary physical or mental gi ...
Number of pages: 512 | Publication Date: 2012-01-01 | ISBN-13: 9781780720371

Political WritingPolitical Writing
Adam Garfinkle
Writing well, and persuasively, is not only a discipline that can be learned, it is one deeply rooted in the classical arts of rhetoric and polemic. This book introduces the essential skills, rules, and steps for producing effective political prose appropriate to many contexts, from the editorial, the op-ed, and the polemical essay to others both w ...
Number of pages: 200 | Publication Date: 2012-07-15 | ISBN-13: 9780765631244

Summary of The Road to CharacterSummary of The Road to Character
aBookaDay
This review of the bestselling book The Road o Character by David Brooks includes a detailed summary of each chapter, followed by an analysis. The main theme explored in the book is that our modern culture has lost its way in terms of teaching new generations the path to building character. Using data gathered from polls and psychological research ...
Number of pages: 46 | Publication Date: 2016-07-29 | ISBN-13: 9781535284981

The Best American Essays 2012 (The Best American Series ®)The Best American Essays 2012 (The Best American Series ®)
The Best American Series®First, Best, and Best-SellingThe Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the country’s finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volume’s series editor selects notable works from hundreds of magazines, journals, and websites. A special guest editor, a leading writer in the field, then chooses the best t ...
Number of pages: 336 | Publication Date: 2012-10-02 | ISBN-13: 9780547840093

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