Rachel Wood

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  • How to Fail: Everything I’ve Ever Learned from Things Going Wrong

  • By: Elizabeth Day
  • Narrated by: Elizabeth Day
  • Length: 9 hrs and 42 mins
  • Unabridged
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Part memoir, part manifesto, and including chapters on dating, work, sport, babies, families, anger and friendship, it is based on the simple premise that understanding why we fail ultimately makes us stronger. It's an audiobook about learning from our mistakes and about not being afraid. Uplifting, inspiring and rich in stories from Elizabeth’s own life, How to Fail reveals that failure is not what defines us; rather it is how we respond to it that shapes us as individuals.

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  • By justme on 08-05-19

Quietly wonderful

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Reviewed: 01-04-19

The book is as great as I’d hoped it would be from listening to the podcast. Especially lovely hearing it in the author’s own voice. Her stories of failure and how she makes meaning of them were a tonic

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