Very good lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination

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Full title very good lives the fringe benefits of failure and the importance of imagination
Author rowling j k
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display_description 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 presents J.K. Rowling's words of wisdom for anyone at a turning point in life. 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 questions with acuity and emotional force.
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subject_facet Anxiety, Baccalaureate addresses, Failure (Psychology), Fear, Imagination, Psychology, Applied, Self-actualization (Psychology), Success
title_display Very good lives : the fringe benefits of failure and the importance of imagination
title_full Very Good Lives The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination, Very good lives : the fringe benefits of failure and the importance of imagination / J. K. Rowling
title_short Very good lives :
title_sub The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination
topic_facet Anxiety, Baccalaureate addresses, Failure (Psychology), Fear, Imagination, Nonfiction, Philosophy, Psychology, Applied, Self-Improvement, Self-actualization (Psychology), Success