The Social Animal : A Story of How Success Happens
**AMAZON TOP 5 BESTSELLER** **INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER** REVISED AND UPDATED - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - This is the happiest story you will ever read. It's about two people who led wonderfully fulfilling, successful lives. The odd thing was, they weren't born geniuses. They had no extraordinary physical or mental gifts. Nobody would have picked them out at a young age and said they were destined for greatness. How did they do it?
- Paperback | 512 pages
- 130 x 199 x 45mm | 468g
- 11 Jan 2012
- Short Books Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- 2nd revised edition
"Brooks gets inside the head, explains how the brain works... it's like frieze-framing a novel and discussing the motivation of the characters. It's fascinating..." The Evening Standard "The book everyone's talking about" The Guardian "A fascinating study of the unconscious mind and its impact on our lives" The Economist "At Westminster they should be listening hard" The Times
About David Brooks
David Brooks has millions of readers worldwide from his New York Times column. His influence has only grown since the publication of his book Bobos In Paradise. In a recent profile, New York magazine called him "the essential columnist of our time". He lives with his family in Washington DC.