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The News: A User's Manual Paperback – 2 Dec 2014

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  • Paperback: 272 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin (2 Dec. 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0241967392
  • ISBN-13: 978-0241967393
  • Product Dimensions: 13.1 x 2.2 x 19.9 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 3,481,468 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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One of our most consistently illuminating writers on contemporary culture (John Gray New Statesman)

De Botton's gift is to prompt us to think about how we live and how we might change things (The Times)

About the Author

Alain de Botton is the author of Essays in Love, The Romantic Movement, Kiss and Tell, How Proust Can Change Your Life, The Consolations of Philosophy, The Art of Travel, Status Anxiety, The Architecture of Happiness, The Pleasures and Sorrows of Work, A Week at the Airport, Religion for Atheists, The News: A User's Manual, and latest novel The Course of Love, among many others. Alain is a bestselling author in 30 countries. He lives in London, where he runs The School of Life and Living Architecture.


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