The Book of (Holiday) Awesome (Paperback)

By Neil Pasricha

Berkley Publishing Group, 9780425253724, 179pp.

Publication Date: November 5, 2013

List Price: 15.00*
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There's nothing like the holidays. They bring out the best, and sometimes the worst, in everyone. Luckily, Neil Pasricha is here to remind us that not only are the holidays great, but there's actually even more to celebrate than we realize. From Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa, to other holidays throughout the year, such as Mother's Day and Thanksgiving, "The Book of (Holiday) Awesome" will show you why holidays are AWESOME.Making the first footprint in fresh snowWhen the in-laws leaveWaking up and realizing it's ChristmasJust barely wrapping a gift with that tiny scrap of leftover wrapping paperWhen they finally stop playing Christmas songs on the radioKnowing Kwanzaa is worth more Scrabble points than Hanukkah or Christmas

About the Author

Neil Pasricha gets stuck in traffic jams, eats entire tubs of ice cream in one sitting, and has terrible posture. He s just a regular guy who loves sneaking candy into movies, stomping dry crunchy leaves on sidewalks, and watching cream go into coffee.


Praise For The Book of (Holiday) Awesome

Praise for Neil Pasricha

“The guru of small joys.”—The Toronto Star

“Pasricha emerges a committed but inviting optimist, combating life’s unending stream of bad news by identifying opportunities to share a universal high five with humanity.”—Publishers Weekly

“Neil Pasricha makes ordinary days light up with awesomeness.”—Gretchen Rubin, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the The Happiness Project
“Ranging from laugh-out-loud funny to poignant (but not fluffy), Pasricha’s compilation feels close to universally applicable…Pasricha doesn’t mandate a way to live well. In many simple ways, he just reminds us we already do.”—The Huffington Post