fail fail again fail better
bestselling author of When Things Fall Apart
foreword by Seth Godin
In this gem of clarity and compassion, America’s most beloved Buddist teacher offers us her heartfelt advice on facing the
unknown, and how our missteps can open our
eyes to new possibilities and purpose.
“Failure opens an
and wide-open space.
And from that space
the best part of
ourselves comes out.”
Hardcover • 5" x 71/8" • 160 pages • US $14.95 • 978-1-62203-531-1
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34 Big Indie Books of Fall
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41 Amy Stewart
We speak with Stewart, the author of The Drunken Botanist and five
other nonfiction titles, about her turn to fiction, with the novel Girl
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43–54 PW Select
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marketing indie memoirs and a profile of Warren Ellis, a successful
novelist and comics creator who self-published a book of essays in
June. With reviews, a listing of new self-published titles, and more.
11 Adult Fiction Makes a Comeback
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so far in 2015, driven by three blockbusters.
14 Is Swedish Romance the Next Hot Trend?
Next summer, Kensington is set to release a romance novel by a
Swedish author—the first romance title that the house has published in translation.
14 The Weekly Scorecard
Unit sales of print books rose 5% in the week ended Aug. 16, 2015,
compared to the similar week last year, at outlets that report to
16 TurnRow Booksellers Put on a Show
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17 International Bestsellers
In our monthly survey of the top-selling titles abroad, we look at the
charts in France, Italy, and Spain.
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