Saturday, 17 January 2015

'Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination' by J.K.Rowling


Release date:14th April 2015
Published by:Sphere
ISBN No:978 1408706787


In 2008, J.K. Rowling delivered a deeply affecting commencement speech at Harvard University. Now published for the first time in book form, Very Good Lives offers J.K. Rowling's words of wisdom for anyone at a turning point in life, asking the profound and provocative questions: How can we embrace failure? And how can we use our imagination to better both ourselves and others? 

Drawing from stories of her own post-graduate years, the world-famous author addresses some of life's most important issues with acuity and emotional force. 

Sales of Very Good Lives will benefit Lumos, a charity organisation founded by J.K. Rowling, which works to transform the lives of disadvantaged children, and university-wide financial aid at Harvard University.


Copyright: Amazon Synopsis

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