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Choosing Simplicity: Real People Finding Peace and Fulfillment in a Complex Worldby Linda Breen Pierce
Synopses & Reviews
This ground breaking work goes beyond the books that tell you how to simplify your life. This book reveals what has happened in the lives of real people who have done it. Based on the author's three-year study of over 200 people from 40 states and eight countries, Choosing Simplicity is a delightful and rich blend of real-life profiles and guidelines on simplicity.
Interwoven throughout the stories are the authors insights and lessons to guide those who want to explore simplicity and to sustain those who have already embarked on this journey. The book also includes a 16-page Resource Guide with reviews of 42 books on simplicity, information on related web sites, organizations, simplicity study circles, workshops, newsletters and magazines.
"Difficult to summarize, it is, nonetheless, an intriguing, if occasionally preachifying, treatise on the superior value of living with more integrity than money." Library Journal
About the Author
Linda Breen Pierce is the founder of The Pierce Simplicity Study (a three-year study of 200+ people who live simply) and author of Choosing Simplicity: Real People Finding Peace and Fulfillment in a Complex World, winner of a 2000 Writer's Digest Award for nonfiction. She is also a keynote speaker, simplicity workshop leader, and a founding member of The Simplicity Forum — an international alliance of simplicity leaders.
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