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In this Audible Original audiobook, Emma J. Bell tackles the ultimate question: why go through life merely surviving, when you could be thriving?

Drawing on the insights of 50 inspiring people who have suffered a wide range of trauma but are thriving nonetheless, Emma J. Bell has extracted nine enlightening secrets from their experiences. You’ll listen as they talk about how they found renewed purpose in life; how they learned to forgive rather than hold on to resentment; and how they developed practices to create calm and live authentically. Whether you want to apply their life changing lessons to your relationships, your work or the way you deal with setbacks or challenging past experiences, each story offers something different and inspiring for you to draw on.

These nine secrets, and the easy to apply practices that accompany them, will help you live your life to the fullest. If you no longer want to settle for just going through the motions and living on autopilot, and if you are determined to thrive instead, this is the audiobook for you!

©2020 Emma J. Bell (P)2020 Audible, Ltd

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Inspiring!

You’ll be “better than before” after listening to this - I love the essence of thrive rather than survive. The stories are extraordinary but Emma brings the same resilience strategies back into the everyday. Inspiring yes, but also really practical!

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Great inspirational book

Loved this book and the stories of every day ordinary people who have managed to thrive dispite the traumatic and deveststing things that they have endured. These guys are my hero's and the author has amazing insight .

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These stories expose our collective humanity

Emma J. Bell’s multi-year journey that concluded with this book shows us all that we are capable of thriving, no natter what we face. Stories connect us soul to soul, and these stories expose our collective humanity and prove resiliency wins.

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Everyone should listen to this!

Touching, thought provoking, inspiring and downright gripping. I'm also intrigued to read more about some of the Thrivers! Wow, what a way to gain or maintain perspective and work on my own mindset and resilience. I know others who really need to listen too - attitude and life changing!

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Inspiring and full of invaluably helpful lessons

Emma has taken some of the most jaw-dropping tales of adversity and from each draws out some powerful lessons in survival and mental robustness. The audiobook is superbly narrated and that really brings the stories to life, the fact that it also contains the thrivers recounting their own tips and lessons in their own voice just makes it all the more powerful.

Couldn’t stop listening to it and have bookmarked lessons that were particularly relevant to me and will revisit them in times of stress or difficulty.

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Brilliant read

I loved this book, it was so inspiring to hear so many personal accounts of overcoming the odds and thriving. I couldn’t stop listening. Emma pulls out really valuable insights from all the thrivers stories. Definitely definitely worth a listen.

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Clever and life changing

Carefully selecting the Thrivers stories to highlight elements of learning and top tips makes this book an essential read if you want to shape your future- even better Emma’s voice is easy to listen to!

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An inspiring way to personally grow

Emma has a calming and positive way of sharing with you the harrowing story of the 50 individuals and the resources they choose to use to enable them to thrive not just survive or go under from their ordeals.
Hopefully some new insights will be revealed to; other insights will reinforce those you know; and other insights will be a reminder, a reawakening of things you knew however have for sometime forgotten. It’s definitely a book I will enjoy listening to again in a year or 2 time.

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Inspiring and life changing

Lucky enough to hear Emma Bell present 9 secrets to thriving and bought the book which was inspiring from start to finish. This book hits home to inspire a positive approach to life with practical tools .

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A truly inspirational book

This wonderful audio book compassionately shares the stories 50 Thrivers that will not fail to inspire. With a genuine curiosity the author sympathetically sets about unearthing how people thrive in the face of often harrowing adversity and, through practical tips, makes it clear how the listener can apply life changing behaviours, and the ‘thrive’ mentality, to daily routine. This is a superb book that you will want to keep in your library and return to in the future.

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