The Thinking Life
How to Thrive in the Age of Distraction
Publication Date: November 2011
List Price: $29.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.
Enter your zip code below to find indies closest to you.
In twelve short chapters, he gives listeners aremedy for the Age of Distraction, an agefueled by theinternet, Blackberries, and cellphones, all ofwhichmake constant demands on our attention, diverting itfrom one thingtoanother.Aftersuggesting ways we can find time to think more, Forni shows us how we can improve our abilities of:
AttentionReflectionIntrospectionSelf-controlPositive thinkingProactive thinkingEffective decision-making strategiesCreative thinkingProblem-solving strategies
Just as he did with civility, heputsthe importance of good thinkingfront and center in a bookas simple and as profound as his earlier works.
DAVID DRUMMOND received an "AudioFile" Earphones award for his very first audiobook narration effort. Since then, he has recorded nearly fifty audiobooks for many different publishers and in many different genres. He lives with his family in Seattle.
"A deft exploration that urges us to think before speaking." ---Kirkus Starred Review