The Resource Gracious : a practical primer on charm, tact, and unsinkable strength, by Kelly Williams Brown

Gracious : a practical primer on charm, tact, and unsinkable strength, by Kelly Williams Brown

Label
Gracious : a practical primer on charm, tact, and unsinkable strength
Title
Gracious
Title remainder
a practical primer on charm, tact, and unsinkable strength
Statement of responsibility
by Kelly Williams Brown
Creator
Author
Narrator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From New York Times bestselling author of Adulting: How to Become a Grown-Up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps comes a funny, charming guide to modern civility in these--yes, we'll say it--rather uncivil times.Graciousness is practicing the arts of kindness, thoughtfulness, good manners, humanity, and basic decency. As a bonus, it makes your life and even the world (or at least the room you're in) much lovelier.It's not about memorizing every rule of traditional etiquette to a T (though there is so much there to explore!) or spending all your time maintaining a spotless house. It's about approaching the world with compassion, conviction, self-confidence, and wholeheartedness, whether you're at the Met Gala or saying good morning to a convenience store clerk.From chatting easily with anyone to mastering the subtleties of social media etiquette (hint: block early, block often), Brown has talked to gracious women and men all over the country to give you easy ways to embody your own graciousness.Throughout the book, she provides tips on how to deal with the people and circumstances that challenge even the most socially graceful among us, advice on how to practice graciousness in everyday life, and thoughtful discussions on being kind to those around you without ever losing your sense of self.With the wisdom of gracious folk ranging from celebrities to the author's mother-in-law, this book explains the perspective, actions--and, sometimes, inaction--that help us move smoothly and effectively through whatever life tosses at us
Cataloging source
BLACP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Kelly Williams
Dewey number
  • 395.1
  • 177/.1
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
condensed score or piano conductor score
LC call number
BJ1533.C9
LC item number
B76 2017ab
Literary text for sound recordings
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Courtesy
  • Charm
  • Conduct of life
  • Etiquette
Target audience
general
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Gracious : a practical primer on charm, tact, and unsinkable strength, by Kelly Williams Brown
Instantiates
Publication
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unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 audio discs (7 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504782708
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781504782708
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
zebttn
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)969974288
  • 380463
  • 11707685
  • (HPL)969974288
  • 380463
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Gracious : a practical primer on charm, tact, and unsinkable strength, by Kelly Williams Brown
Publication
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 audio discs (7 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781504782708
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781504782708
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Publisher number
zebttn
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)969974288
  • 380463
  • 11707685
  • (HPL)969974288
  • 380463
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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