Hector and the Search for Happiness

Hector and the Search for Happiness

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Hector is an excellent psychiatrist. He's very good at treating patients who are ill, but more and more; his patients are people he can't treat. They have no serious problems -- they're simply deeply dissatisfied with their lives. Hector can't do much for these people, and it's beginning to depress him. So when a patient tells him he looks in need of a holiday, Hector decides to set off on a trip around the world to try to find the key to happiness. Along the way, Hector keeps a list of observations about the people he meets and learns a great deal about what true contentment is all about. His journey into the soul is entertaining, empowering and often funny -- as winning in its optimism as it is powerful in its simplicity.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 191 pages
  • 147.32 x 215.9 x 22.86mm | 340.19g
  • Center Point
  • United States
  • English
  • Large type / large print
  • large type edition
  • 1602859086
  • 9781602859081
  • 1,863,637

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