Something to take notice of. Despite this, months after liberation Frankel gave a series of lectures in the purpose and sanctity if life. has been added to your Cart. LOVE LOVE LOVE. Prime members enjoy fast & free shipping, unlimited streaming of movies and TV shows with Prime Video and many more exclusive benefits. This unfiltered personal diary is a raw, unflinching confrontation with the pain and regrets of a jagged past, an exploration of sacred (and not-so-sacred) sex, a slaying of demons, a baptism, and a transmutation of self. Her writing credits also include Princess Diaries 2: A Royal Engagement, Crossroads, and Introducing Dorothy Dandridge. Welcome back. If you think your life is tough, then try reading this book. A decent book, certainly a page turner after the first couple of chapters. Many of the underpinnings of logotherapy are elucidated throughout in a witty, relatable and thought provoking manner. by Blue Rider Press. I give the book 4 stars- averaged as 3 stars as a "book"- and 5 stars just for her- for her bravery and commitment and perseverance-- and I think that should be celebrated and rewarded with stars. If you’ve read his most famous book “Man’s search for meaning”, his thesis from there is that people find meaning in their life via three ways : 1/ by acting or creating something ie work or 2/ by experiencing something or loving someone ie beauty/love or 3/ by responding to an immutable fate in a way that they choose ie attitude toward suf. This book is absolutely captivating. I was extremely disappointed in this book. Study Shortcuts and Exam Tips from Oxford Grads, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 20 June 2016. She lacks much self-awareness (she claims she didn't know she was Jewish as a child, even though she describes family Jewish traditions!) Often, her writing had me thinking and asking questions about my own life, which I definitely appreciated. She is still healing from her 12-year marriage and asking herself through much of the book, as all newly divorced people do, "how did I get here and where do I want to go now"? : What if you said YES! She's a rare breed in Hollywood. She won the Utah State Newspaper Association Best Photograph award and the Utah State School Board Association Award for Exceptional Journalism. His words and philosophy are as meaningful today as they were seventy-five years ago. Do more of it.”— Daily Beast, "It’s like having a mini-Shonda in your head, encouraging you to go for it. Ms. Grant was not, herself, a member of the Communist party but her husband was and through guilt by association, she was blacklisted from performing in movies and on TV. Her work has been featured in New York Times Magazine, Forbes.com and Today.com. There is nothing like reading a history or biography book and being so completely transported to another time and place that you find... To see what your friends thought of this book. This past week, I started re-reading Yes Man, by Danny Wallace. Unable to add item to List. Best of all, she “can help motivate even the most determined homebody to get out and try something new” (Chicago Tribune). Inspiring- but go into it understanding you are reading a very personal journal. Dolly concentrated on her numbers, adding, subtracting, and smiling adorably at his attempts. Fantastic stuff, and I strongly recommend that you say yes to it. There was no point and lots of rambling. Tell us what you like and we'll recommend books you'll love. To see what your friends thought of this book, I was extremely disappointed in this book. She's a very gutsy woman. This environmental not-knowing has gone on for centuries, since the Industrial Revolution. Reviewed in the United States on October 23, 2014. Entertaining and a fascinating demonstration of the power of serendipity, of the power of saying "yes", and of how one good thing leads to another. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.