The Resource Way More Than Luck: : How to Live Life with Bravery, Empathy, and Other Existential Skills We Learned in School, (ebook)

Way More Than Luck: : How to Live Life with Bravery, Empathy, and Other Existential Skills We Learned in School, (ebook)

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Way More Than Luck: : How to Live Life with Bravery, Empathy, and Other Existential Skills We Learned in School
Title
Way More Than Luck:
Title remainder
How to Live Life with Bravery, Empathy, and Other Existential Skills We Learned in School
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Language
eng
Summary
The commencement speech is the most popular public address of our time, shared every spring and remembered for years. Here, in an anthology of some of the finest of the genre, brilliant creative minds in every sector offer their wisdom: David Foster Wallace on living a compassionate life, Debbie Millman on the importance of taking risks, Michael Lewis on the responsibility that good fortune merits-and so many other greats. Some of this advice is grand (believe in the impossible), and some of it is granular enough to check off a life list (donate five percent of your money or your time). All of it is universally uplifting. Handsomely packaged with a silkscreened cloth spine and energetic typography throughout, this book is a smart, special gift for graduates and anyone embarking on a new adventure.Includes speeches from: Dick Costolo, Nora Ephron, Ira Glass, Khaled Hosseini, Barbara Kingsolver, Madeleine L'Engle, Michael Lewis, Debbie Millman, Eileen Myles, Jonathan Safran Foer, Michael Uslan, David Foster Wallace, Bradley Whitford, and Tom Wolfe
Cataloging source
Midwest
Dewey number
815.008
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • College graduates
Target audience
adult
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Way More Than Luck: : How to Live Life with Bravery, Empathy, and Other Existential Skills We Learned in School, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781452140612
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11846267
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remote
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11846267
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MWT11846267
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Way More Than Luck: : How to Live Life with Bravery, Empathy, and Other Existential Skills We Learned in School, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781452140612
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11846267
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11846267
System control number
MWT11846267
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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