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Product Details

  • Paperback: 240 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Books (July 31 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0143120719
  • ISBN-13: 978-0143120711
  • Product Dimensions: 12.8 x 1.6 x 18.2 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 181 g
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #131,193 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Acclaim for Hector and the Search for Happiness:

“Utterly charming . . . Fans of Eat, Pray, Love and The Elegance of the Hedgehog won’t want to miss this gem of a book.” —BookPage

About the Author

François Lelord is a psychiatrist who has worked in Paris, Los Angeles, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, and Bangkok, where he currently lives.

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He has become my new favorite author. Really enjoy Hector's adventures and the nuggets of wisdom he shares.
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HASH(0xa1086198) out of 5 stars A great gift Nov. 26 2012
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I bought this book for my girlfriend because she has the first two and really enjoys them.
I've heard nothing but good things about Mr LeLord's books, although I yet to read it myself, they make enjoyable quick reads that leave you waiting impatiently for the next one to be translated.
HASH(0xa9cbd8ac) out of 5 stars Different and Interesting Oct. 11 2013
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Light reading but very interesting and gives time a different perspective than the one we are used to having. Would recommend for those looking for something different to read.
HASH(0xa8ddb8b8) out of 5 stars For those who wonder whether they are wasting their time... Jan. 31 2016
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Good read for those who wonder whether they are wasting their time... This book delves into the existential questions concerning how one spends their time and why. It gets into philosophy and psychology in a very humorous and intriguing way.
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Wonderfully written! I enjoyed the "time" exercises that were included.
HASH(0xa1c95bdc) out of 5 stars Great summer read! July 29 2015
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Delightful novel! I got it because we saw e Hector movie and loved it.

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