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J. K. Rowling

Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination

€13,95

J.K. Rowling, one of the world's most inspiring writers, shares her wisdom and advice in this artfully illustrated book. 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.

Format: Hardcover
Published: in UK in 2014
Publisher: Sphere
Pages: 80
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9781408706787
ISBN 10: 1408706784

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Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination

€13,95