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Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch FIC WILLIAM TEL (Text) 34207002181940 Adult Fiction Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler F WIL (Text) 34044000949055 Adult Fiction Available -
Brownstown PL - Brownstown FIC WILLIAM (Text) 79361000109605 Adult Fiction Available -
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville F WILLIAMS (Text) 78321000027754 Adult Fiction Available -
Colfax-Perry Twp PL FIC WIL (Text) 74121000093605 Adult Fiction 1st Floor Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver FIC WILLIAMS TEL (Text) 34304000902548 Adult - Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville F Wil (Text) 32604000224957 DCTPLD AD Fiction Available -
Fayette Co PL - Connersville FIC WIL (Text) 39230031892035 Adult New Books Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library FIC WIL (Text) 33187004374464 Fiction (adult) Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg FIC WILLIAMS (Text) 32826014152359 New Books Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525533122
  • ISBN: 0525533125
  • Physical Description: 287 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2018.

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Pearl's job is to make people happy. Every day, she provides customers with personalized recommendations for greater contentment. She's good at her job, her office manager tells her, successful. But how does one measure an emotion? Meanwhile, there's Pearl's teenage son, Rhett. A sensitive kid who has forged an unconventional path through adolescence, Rhett seems to find greater satisfaction in being unhappy. The very rejection of joy is his own kind of "pursuit of happiness." As his mother, Pearl wants nothing more than to help Rhett--but is it for his sake or for hers? Certainly it would make Pearl happier. Regardless, her son is one person whose emotional life does not fall under the parameters of her job--not as happiness technician, and not as mother, either. -- From Amazon.
Subject: Self-realization > Fiction.
Happiness > Fiction.
Ethical problems > Fiction.

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