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Book Reviews of Hector and the Search for Happiness

Hector and the Search for Happiness
Hector and the Search for Happiness
Author: Francois Lelord, Lorenza Garcia (Translator)
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ISBN-13: 9780143118398
ISBN-10: 0143118390
Publication Date: 8/31/2010
Pages: 192
Rating:
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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3.4 stars, based on 15 ratings
Publisher: Penguin
Book Type: Paperback
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3 Book Reviews submitted by our Members...sorted by voted most helpful

reviewed Hector and the Search for Happiness on
Helpful Score: 2
A simple and sweet book about the quest for happiness, told through the voice of a psychiatrist, who has embarked on a journey around the world to discover what makes a variety of different people and cultures, happy. The results of this journey is a numbered list of the experiences, actions, and circumstances that make all of us happy. I jotted down this list of twenty or so things in my journal as simple take-aways from this book. A quick and simple read....a bit 'hokey' at times, but still enjoyable and beneficial!
sarahinme avatar reviewed Hector and the Search for Happiness on + 58 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 2
An adorable musing on the meaning of life and happiness. It is simple in every sense: short, simply written, simple character. But the findings and statements can sometimes knock you off your seat with their simplistic profoundness. That being said, I was not driven to finish this book, it was simply the book that sat in my desk at work for when it was slow.
sfc95 avatar reviewed Hector and the Search for Happiness on + 686 more book reviews
This is a sweet sijmplistic look at happiness. The journey to what may still be questionable happiness is the magic of the book. Looking forward to the next installment when Hector seeks love.
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