Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Choices 86,400 a Day” as Want to Read:
Choices 86,400 a Day
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Choices 86,400 a Day

by
3.76 of 5 stars 3.76  ·  rating details  ·  21 ratings  ·  5 reviews
All of us make choices every second . . . 86,400 times a day. CHOICES 86,400 a day is a provocative and novel exploration of engagement in a particular moment in time. CHOICES challenges the reader to do something counterintuitive and revolutionary in today's outcome-oriented culture: Intend the choices you make. Operating on autopilot, our choices are made by default. The ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published November 14th 2011 by Createspace
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Choices 86,400 a Day, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Choices 86,400 a Day

You Can Heal Your Life by Louise L. HayThe Secret by Rhonda ByrneAsk and It Is Given by Esther HicksA New Earth by Eckhart TolleChoices 86,400 a Day by Lauren  Alexander
Change your thinking change your life
5th out of 196 books — 174 voters
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. CoveyEvery Silver Lining Has a Cloud by Scott StevensThe Secret by Rhonda ByrneHow to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale CarnegieThink and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill
Best Self Help Books
59th out of 575 books — 814 voters


More lists with this book...

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 270)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Charles
Good fiction should open us to new ideas and ways of approaching life as seen through another’s words, and great fiction also demonstrates how to exploit language in an artfully constructed story. I think Shakespeare and Faulkner are considered great writers by achieving such high levels in these regards.
Although works of non-fiction should be held to similar high standards, seldom is it found.
Alexander’s book, Choices, 86,400 a day, illustrates that it can be done.
Words of wisdom sometimes ca
...more
Lauren Alexander
Jan 23, 2012 Lauren Alexander added it  ·  (Review from the author)
EDITORIAL REVIEW:

Refinements and distillations on the theme of awareness.

...epigrammatic....provocative...mordant....with the capacity to arrest….

An often-sparkling show of what in life can be gathered and given an aphoristic squeeze by keeping your eyes and mind open.

--KIRKUS REVIEWS

"The World's Toughest Book Critics"
Pat
I highly recommend this book for everyone of all ages--readers and non-readers. A page-turner with observations that get right to the point No fluff. A new breed of a food-for-thought kind of book. A book to read and re-read.
Toni Everett
There's something to take with you every time you open this book. I open it at least once a day and take a random jewel to think about.
Jamie
Wow! Alexander has a way with words. What she writes and how she writes--phenomenal. I'll keep this book at my fingertips.
Rafsan Jaman
Rafsan Jaman marked it as to-read
Apr 05, 2015
Unquoted
Unquoted marked it as to-read
Mar 31, 2015
BréAnna
BréAnna marked it as to-read
Mar 28, 2015
Irina
Irina marked it as to-read
Mar 28, 2015
Billy Candelaria
Billy Candelaria marked it as to-read
Mar 23, 2015
Jatin Kapadiya
Jatin Kapadiya marked it as to-read
Nov 14, 2014
Frutalister
Frutalister marked it as to-read
Nov 09, 2014
Beizal
Beizal marked it as to-read
Oct 22, 2014
Ana-maria Marcu
Ana-maria Marcu marked it as to-read
Oct 17, 2014
Daniela Ștrango
Daniela Ștrango marked it as to-read
Sep 22, 2014
Lanai
Lanai marked it as to-read
Sep 13, 2014
Rhonda
Rhonda marked it as to-read
Sep 02, 2014
Roxana
Roxana marked it as to-read
Sep 01, 2014
Ashley
Ashley marked it as to-read
Aug 15, 2014
Liliane
Liliane marked it as to-read
Aug 11, 2014
Kiki Mimi
Kiki Mimi marked it as to-read
Aug 05, 2014
Christi
Christi marked it as to-read
Jul 27, 2014
Sandra Castibel
Sandra Castibel marked it as to-read
Jul 17, 2014
Yemi Oluseun
Yemi Oluseun marked it as to-read
Jul 16, 2014
Huidu Alex
Huidu Alex marked it as to-read
Jul 16, 2014
Devyn
Devyn added it
Jun 30, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
  • If You Leave Me, Can I Come Too?
  • The Hidden Legacy of World War II: A Daughter's Journey of Discovery
  • Sisters in Crime (Sisters in Crime, #1)
  • Fake Liar Cheat
  • The Dysfunctional Relationship Manual: A Checklist and Workbook
  • An American Holocaust: The Story of Lataine's Ring
  • Their Heads are Green and Their Hands are Blue: Scenes from the Non-Christian World
  • Writing Mysteries
  • Is Sex Necessary? or Why You Feel the Way You Do
  • Never a City So Real: A Walk in Chicago
  • Lusia's Long Journey Home: A Young Girl's Memoir of Surviving the Holocaust
  • Stress Pandemic: 9 Natural Steps to Break the Cycle of Stress & Thrive
  • Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work
  • Dark Tales of Lost Civilizations
  • Tales From The Mist
  • The Points Of My Compass
  • Organizing for Your Brain Type: Finding Your Own Solution to Managing Time, Paper, and Stuff
  • Theory & Practice of Gamesmanship
5626822
Lauren Alexander, the author of CHOICES 86,400 a day and THE CHINABERRY TREE, graduated magna cum laude from the University of Illinois with High Distinction in the English Honors Program before earning a law degree at the University of Mississippi School of Law. Following law practice and a federal court clerkship, she returned to her literary roots. She lives in Oxford, Mississippi with her husb ...more
More about Lauren Alexander...
The Chinaberry Tree

Share This Book

“A life unconsidered is a slow death.” 4 likes
“We can reconstruct yesterday or construct today. We don't have time to do both.” 4 likes
More quotes…