A transformational journey through Italy, India, and Bali searching for pleasure and devotionathe massive bestseller from the author of The Signature of All Things and the forthcoming Big Magic This beautifully written, heartfelt memoir touched a nerve among both readers and reviewers. Elizabeth Gilbert tells how she made the difficult choice to leave behind all the trappings of modern American success (marriage, house in the country, career) and find, instead, what she truly wanted from life. Setting out for a year to study three different aspects of her nature amid three different cultures, Gilbert explored the art of pleasure in Italy and the art of devotion in India, and then a balance between the two on the Indonesian island of Bali. By turns rapturous and rueful, this wise and funny author (whom Booklist calls aAnne Lamottas hip, yoga- practicing, footloose younger sistera) is poised to garner yet more adoring fans. From the Trade Paperback edition.But Toni Morrison made her own path, and I must make mine. The Bhagavad Gita athat ancient Indian Yogic textasays that it is better to live your own destiny imperfectly than to live an ... the Tarot cards of kindergarteners and says things like, aBring Aunty Liz another wine cooler, baby, and Ia#39;ll let you wear my mood ring.
|Title||:||Eat, Pray, Love|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2007-01-30|