The Awe-Manac (Hardcover)

A Daily Dose of Wonder

By Jill Badonsky

Running Press Book Publishers, 9780762431250, 439pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2008

List Price: 19.95*
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A playfully practical guide that's a refreshing twist on the revered Farmer's Almanac, The Awe-Manac provides daily forecasts and directives to help readers make life more creative, amusing, gratifying, and extraordinary--every day of the year Through 365 days, readers are encouraged to think more brilliantly, laugh more often, make art or write creatively, and simply add a lot more "awe" into daily life.

Brimming with Jill Badonsky's colorful, whimsical art, and filled with fun features like "Soul Vitamins," "GlumBusters," "Daily Toasts," and "Doses of Mirth," The Awe-Manac will be an enchanting "companion" throughout the year--a perennial guide that invites its readers to find the joy and amusement in every day.

About the Author

Jill Badonsky is an artist, humorist, nationally recognized seminar leader, and creativity consultant. She has led hundreds of groups and individuals craving more creative joy, and is the author of The Nine Modern Day Muses (and a Bodyguard), a book on discovering one's creative inspirations. She lives in San Diego, CA. Please visit her at