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Very Good Lives

(2015)
The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination
A non fiction book by

 
 
J.K. Rowling, one of the world's most inspiring writers, shares her wisdom and advice.

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.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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Hardback Editions

April 2015 : USA Hardback
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Title: Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination
Author(s): J K Rowling
ISBN: 0-316-36915-2 / 978-0-316-36915-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
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2001 : UK Hardback
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Title: Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination
Author(s): J K Rowling
ISBN: 1-4087-0678-4 / 978-1-4087-0678-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sphere
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


Kindle Editions

April 2015 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination
Author(s): J K Rowling
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


April 2015 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination
Author(s): J K Rowling
Publisher: Sphere
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU