Choices : Taking Control of Your Life and Making it Matter

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"Choices" shows the reader the path to true personal power and independence when making the tough decisions we all have to make in our lives. Beattie lays out situations where we tend to give away either our power or make decisions that can compromise or diminish us and shows us the true range of choices we actually have. Offering the kind of practical yet inspirational guidance and comfort that have gained Beattie an audience measured in the millions, this book is filled with stories that illuminate common situations and helps the reader understand the consequences of one's choices. Dividing the choices we can make into three readily understood categories - the choice to see, the choice to change, and the choice to grow spiritually, Beattie moves the reader to a new level of personal freedom, power, and more

Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 134.62 x 200.66 x 20.32mm | 249.47g
  • HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • HarperOne
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0060507225
  • 9780060507220
  • 138,605

Review quote

"Beattie shares what helps us grow and brings us the peace we have been seeking all our lives." -- Library Journalshow more

Back cover copy

Bestselling author Melody Beattie returns with a message of hope for difficult times, offering a blueprint for navigating the path of choice, from our everyday concerns to our moments of deepest despair. This unique collection of profoundly moving personal stories and inspirational prose demonstrates the capacity of the human spirit to overcome suffering through the cultivation of awareness and acceptance, heart and vulnerability, service and surrender. Our ability to determine our most authentic choices and live a life of greater freedom is closer than we more

About Melody Beattie

Melody Beattie is the New York Times bestselling author of Codependent No More, Beyond Codependency, and The Lessons of more

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140 ratings
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3 14% (20)
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