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Happy Ever After: A Radical New Approach to Living Well Paperback – 31 Mar 2020

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  • Paperback: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Press; 1 edition (31 March 2020)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 014198449X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0141984490
  • Product Dimensions: 12.9 x 19.8 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 367 g
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Smart, engaging and funny. . . will make you question everything you think you know about what you want (Caroline Criado Perez, author of Invisible Women)

Passionate, provocative. . . a manifesto for a better society (The Times)

One of the most rigorous articulations of the new mood of acceptance. . . a persuasive demolition of many of our cultural stories about how we ought to live (Oliver Burkeman Guardian)

A very useful antidote to the pressures of modern living. Very few books change the way you think about yourself, but this is one of them. I would particularly recommend it to young adults with all these life choices ahead of them (Tablet)

Paul Dolan knows what makes people happy - and what doesn't. Happy Ever After is illuminating, wise, profound. A magnificent achievement (Cass Sunstein, co-author of Nudge)

A smart and irreverent look at the bad advice, lame instructions, and missing ingredients in society's recipe for a happy life (Daniel Gilbert, author of Stumbling on Happiness)

A splendid demonstration of how conventional aspirations can make us miserable (Richard Layard, author of Happiness)

A timely warning that we need to question standard assumptions about what is good for individuals and society. Dolan makes a compelling case for putting people's own perceptions of their wellbeing at the heart of policy making (Lord Gus O’Donnell, former Cabinet Secretary)

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What if the path to happiness meant abandoning our most dearly held beliefs?

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