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Notes on a Nervous Planet

Matt Haig



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01 April 2019
The world is messing with our minds. What if there was something we could do about it?

Looking at sleep, news, social media, addiction, work and play, Matt Haig invites us to feel calmer, happier and to question the habits of the digital age. This book might even change the way you spend your precious time on earth.
Imprint:   Canongate
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Edition:   Main
Dimensions:   Height: 178mm,  Width: 129mm,  Spine: 19mm
Weight:   193g
ISBN:   9781786892690
ISBN 10:   1786892693
Pages:   320
Publication Date:  
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Matt Haig is the number one bestselling author of Reasons to Stay Alive and six highly acclaimed novels for adults, including How to Stop Time, The Humans and The Radleys. He has also written books for children and has won the Blue Peter Book Award, the Smarties Book Prize and been shortlisted three times for the Carnegie Medal. He has sold more than a million books in the UK and his work has been translated into over forty languages. @matthaig1 |

Reviews for Notes on a Nervous Planet

Genius -- RUBY WAX Beautiful, honest and wise -- FEARNE COTTON Take Notes on a Nervous Planet twice daily, with or without food. The book is crammed with wisdom, insight, love and wit -- STEPHEN FRY A primer for how to live in the present moment. This book will find grateful readers everywhere -- NIGELLA LAWSON Warm and wise. If the modern world is making you anxious, this is the perfect book for you -- CLAUDIA HAMMOND Matt Haig writes books that feel like friendships you want to keep -- JORDAN STEPHENS A warm, generous, profound book about the complications of modern humanity. Haig is one of the most important writers of our time -- DOLLY ALDERTON Is the modern world doing our heads in? Haig shares answers from many different angles. Enthralling -- JO BRAND Examines how the world infiltrates our minds, and how to cope with its manifold distractions -- Anita Sethi * * iNews * * PRAISE FOR REASONS TO STAY ALIVE: A small masterpiece that might even save lives -- JOANNA LUMLEY

  • Short-listed for Books Are My Bag Readers Awards - Non-Fiction 2018 (UK)
  • Short-listed for Books Are My Bag Readers Awards 2018 (UK)

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