Rising Strong

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Ebury Publishing, Aug 27, 2015 - Biography & Autobiography - 336 pages

'Thanks to Brené Brown I learned how to be vulnerable... a life changer' Miranda Hart

The physics of vulnerability is simple: If we are brave enough often enough, we will fall. This is a book about what it takes to get back up and how owning our stories of disappointment, failure, and heartbreak gives us the power to write a daring new ending. Struggle can be our greatest call to courage and Rising Strong, our clearest path to deeper meaning, wisdom and hope.

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User Review  - coffeefairy - LibraryThing

I’m not even sure where to begin. This book has brought up so many thoughts and desires to find solutions for areas in which I want to rise strong and be brave. Lots of food for thought. Yes, Brown ... Read full review

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User Review  - koharteh - LibraryThing

This is quite simply and profoundly the way I want to walk through the world, and the way I want others to walk through the world. Society-changing. Read full review

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About the author (2015)

Brené Brown, PhD, LMSW is a research professor at the University of Houston where she holds the Huffington Foundation-Brené Brown Endowed Chair at The Graduate College of Social Work. She has spent the last two decades studying courage, vulnerability, shame and empathy, and is the author of four #1 New York Times bestsellers: Braving the Wilderness, The Gifts of Imperfection, Daring Greatly and Rising Strong. Brené's TED talk, ‘The Power of Vulnerability’, is one of the top five most viewed TED talks in the world with 35 million views. Brené lives in Houston, Texas, with her husband, Steve, and their children, Ellen and Charlie.

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