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The Beauty of Slowing Down: A HarperOne Select

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This selection from award-winning journalist Carl Honore’s In Praise of Slowness introduces us to people all over the world who are reclaiming their time and slowing down the pace—and living happier, more productive, and healthier lives as a result.

A slow revolution is taking place. This is a modern revolution, championed by cell-phone using, emailing lovers of sanity. The
ebook, 48 pages
Published February 7th 2012 by HarperOne
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Interesting ideas...ish. But an utter insubstantiality. Sure, it's short, but there's no there there here.
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Carl Honoré was born in Scotland, but grew up in Edmonton, Canada. After studying history and Italian at Edinburgh University, he worked with street children in Brazil. This later inspired him to take up journalism and, since 1991, he has written from all over Europe and South America, spending three years in Buenos Aires along the way. His work has appeared in publications on both sides of the At ...more
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