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Marvellous. The most important book published for a decade (Lynne Truss Sunday Telegraph)
Quiet is a very timely book, and Cain's central thesis is fresh and important. Maybe the extrovert ideal is no longer as powerful as it was; perhaps it is time we all stopped to listen to the still, small voice of calm (Daisy Goodwin The Sunday Times)
Susan Cain's Quiet has sparked a quiet revolution. In our booming culture, hers is a still, small voice that punches above its weight. Perhaps rather than sitting back and asking people to speak up, managers and company leaders might lean forward and listen (Megan Walsh The Times)
I can't get Quiet out of my head. It is an important book - so persuasive and timely and heartfelt it should inevitably effect change in schools and offices (Jon Ronson The Guardian)
A startling, important, and readable page-turner (Naomi Wolf, author of The Beauty Myth)
Susan Cain is the author of the Sunday Times and New York Times bestseller Quiet: The Power of Introverts in A World That Can't Stop Talking, which has been translated into more than 30 languages. Since her 2012 TED talk was posted online it has been viewed over three million times. Her writing on introversion and shyness has appeared in the New York Times, the Guardian, Oprah magazine and Psychology Today. Cain has spoken at the Royal Society of Arts, Microsoft and Google, and has appeared on BBC Radio 4, BBC Breakfast, CBS and NPR. Her work has been featured on the cover of Time, in the Daily Mail, the FT, the Atlantic, GQ, Grazia, the New Yorker, Wired, Fast Company, Fortune, Forbes, USA Today, the Washington Post, CNN and Slate.com.
She is an honours graduate of Princeton and Harvard Law School. She lives in the Hudson River Valley with her husband and two sons.
Excellent, The subject really needs to be more widely read and understood, this book helps immensely.Published 3 days ago by JD
This is a brilliant book. Susan Cain, an excellent and thorough researcher, opened my eyes to many new ideas. Read morePublished 3 days ago by lulu palmer
A very interesting book on introverts and its history in modern life. Highly recommend that everyone should read this book at least once in their lives.Published 4 days ago by @jaggedlittleme
A simply brilliant book about introverts and extroverts and a must read for both groups. The book explores the extrovert bias in society (in the US but this applies, albeit it to a... Read morePublished 13 days ago by kingg
This is just a fantastic book about a misunderstood subject...if you are introverted you must read this book. The best book I have read in 2015.Published 15 days ago by D Cole