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Geography of Bliss by Eric Weiner Audio Giveaway


Here’s another great giveaway – thanks again Anna!  I will be giving away 3 copies of this book on January 24th.  Again, it is only open to residents of the US and Canada and we are unable to ship to P.O. Boxes…sorry:(  Please make sure to leave a valid email address so I can contact you if you win.  Thanks again and good luck!

About the Book:

Part foreign affairs discourse, part humor, and part twisted self-help guide, The Geography of Bliss takes the reader from America to Iceland to India in search of happiness, or, in the crabby author’s case, moments of “un-unhappiness.” The book uses a beguiling mixture of travel, psychology, science and humor to investigate not what happiness is, but where it is. Are people in Switzerland happier because it is the most democratic country in the world? Do citizens of Qatar, awash in petrodollars, find joy in all that cash? Is the King of Bhutan a visionary for his initiative to calculate Gross National Happiness? Why is Asheville, North Carolina so damn happy? With engaging wit and surprising insights, Eric Weiner answers those questions and many others, offering travelers of all moods some interesting new ideas for sunnier destinations and dispositions.

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