The Gratitude Diaries

The Gratitude Diaries

How A Year Looking on the Bright Side Can Transform your Life

Book - 2015
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"In this inspiring memoir backed by pioneering reserach, Janice Kaplan spends a year living gratefully and gains a fresh outlook that transforms her marriage, family life, work, health, and everyday experiences"--Dust jacket flap.
Contents: Winter : marriage, love, and family
Spring : money, career, and the stuff we own
Summer : gratitude and health
Autumn : coping, caring, and connecting
New Year's Eve...again
Publisher: New York, New York : Dutton, [2015]
Branch Call Number: 179.9 K
Characteristics: 307 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9780525955061


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One of my colleagues says this book changed her life! The author, who is a journalist, embarks on a year of practicing, and studying, how practicing gratitude affects both her own life and what she sees happening around her. This book is organized by season, which gives an interesting twist to th... Read More »

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Feb 04, 2019

I like the way in which she broke down what areas of our lives could be affected by gratitude and how. I appreciated her examples.

Yes, there was a lot of celebrity and brand name dropping but I dont think it took away from the bigger picture.

Jun 15, 2016

first half of the book was quite good. Then it got boring and rambling. In fact I could barely finish and ended up skimming through the very end. The first half I was ready to score 3.5 - 4 stars but it quickly dropped to 1 star for me.


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