An instant New York Times bestseller, Hallelujah Anyway is the latest book by American novelist and nonfiction writer Anne Lamott. Read by the author, this audiobook offers great advice on how to embrace mercy and accept, forgive, and discover ourselves and others. The subject is perfectly timed for the especially tumultuous and confusing world around us, and hearing it in Anneās own voice lends humor and honesty when we all need them most. Ā Gloria Steinem saysĀ āEvery writer, truth-seeker, parent, and activist I know is in love with one or more books by Anne Lamott.ā Ā If that doesn’t make you listen to this book, I don’t know what will.
With the trademark wisdom, humor, and honesty that made Anne Lamott’s book on faith, Traveling Mercies, a runaway bestseller, Plan B. Further Thoughts on Faith is a spiritual antidote to anxiety and despair in increasingly fraught times.
āLamottās ā¦most insightful book yet, Stitches offers plenty of her characteristic witty wisdomā¦this slim, readable volume [is] a lens on life, widening and narrowing, encouraging each reader to reflect on what it is, after all, that really matters.āāPeople
“This is Lance Rubin, author of Denton Littleās Deathdate and Denton Littleās Still Not Dead. The first book is about a 17-year-old named Denton Little who lives in a world thatās much like our own except for one key difference — everybody knows their death date. And, Denton Little is a 17-year-old whose death date, when the first book starts, is tomorrow, the same day as his senior prom.”
“My book is called There is No F*cking Secret, Lessons from a Badass Bitch, and what inspired me to write this book is that so many people have decided who they think I am, and tell me who they think I am, and come to me all the time and ask me what my secret is. And, I want the world to see who I really am, and the only way I could do that is by writing this book.”
“We just got finished recording the audio version of my book This is Really Happening. My book is about my life. Itās an essay collection about growing up, being in love, itās about being afraid, itās about being sick and itās about getting over it and moving on.”
“I wrote my book Ballplayer for a couple of different reasons. I wanted to give the reader some insight into my upbringing, my family life, what it was like to be in the dugout, to be in the clubhouse in those pitcherās meetings on those pitcherās mounds.”
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“My book is about what itās really like to be married. We live in this world where everyone Instagrams and facebooks the most perfect parts of their marriage and partnerships but we never really talk about the nitty-gritty. What I realized about getting married ā and I got married on the later side, I was 35 years old ā is that no one gives you advice for the actual marriage.”
“My book, You Are a Badass at Making Money: Master the Mindset of Wealth, is about figuring out whatās holding you back from making money, how to get over it and start changing things in your life so that you can start making money.”
“Iām one of those people who has always felt this way about family. What am I doing with these people, there has to be a mistake! And as a kid I was always trying to join other families so the first family I ever wanted to join was Star Athlete Federation ācause I was a total trekkie and they had those very great, form fitting, very attractive outfits on you know, space was also cool and they were all so together, it was all so cool.”