The New Good Life
Living Better Than Ever in an Age of Less
Publication Date: June 2010
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The New Good Life provides everything you need to develop high-joy, low-cost solutions to life's challenges and equips you with the skills needed not only to survive but to thrive in these challenging times.
John Robbins is the bestselling author of Diet for a New America, which became a PBS series; The Food Revolution; and Reclaiming Our Health. He received the Rachel Carson Award and the Albert Schweitzer Humanitarian Award, and he is the founder of the nonprofit organization EarthSave International. His work has been featured in the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, and other publications. He has appeared on many television shows, including The Oprah Winfrey Show. John lives in Soquel, California. Paul Boehmer appeared for two seasons at the Old Globe Theatre in San Diego, California, where he played Oberon/Theseus in A Midsummer Night's Dream and Lucius in Titus Andronicus. He also appeared in The Constant Wife, played Banquo in Macbeth, and was Antipholus of Syracuse in The Comedy of Errors in the 2005 Summer Rep Season at the Globe. He has appeared in Sir Peter Halls's acclaimed Broadway production of Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband, Off-Broadway in the New York premiere of Miss Evers' Boys, and Off-Off-Broadway in New Yorrick, New Yorrick and End of the Day. He has appeared regionally at the Pioneer Theatre Company, Arena Stage, Seattle Rep, Huntington Theatre Company, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Cleveland Playhouse, Missouri Repertory Theatre, Walnut Street Theatre, Syracuse Stage, Berkshire Theatre Festival, and Theatre Works Palo Alto. His film and television appearances include The Good German, The Thomas Crown Affair, Star Trek: Enterprise, Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Frasier, Judging Amy, Guiding Light, and All My Children. Paul is most proud of his award-winning unabridged recording of Moby Dick. He holds a BFA in acting from Southern Methodist University and an MFA in acting from the Professional Theatre Training Program at the University of Delaware.
"There is today a profound hunger for precisely the information, the advice, and the perspectives in The New Good Life." ---Vicki Robin, coauthor of Your Money or Your Life
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