Help Yourself

January 13, 2014

[1]Hour 2:       For every problem that ails us, there’s a self-help book that promises to fix us. And Jessica Lamb-Shapiro has tried ’em all. We’ll talk to her this hour about the world of self-improvement and her new book, Promise Land: My Journey Through America’s Self-Help Culture [2] (Simon & Schuster).

To get yourself ready for the show, be sure to read the review of Promise Land [3] that ran in Sunday’s Dallas Morning News.

Download [4]


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[2] Promise Land: My Journey Through America’s Self-Help Culture: http://www.amazon.com/Promise-Land-Journey-Americas-Self-Help/dp/1439100195/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1389390352&sr=8-1&keywords=Promise+Land%3A+My+Journey+Through+America%E2%80%99s+Self-Help+Culture

[3] read the review of Promise Land: http://www.dallasnews.com/entertainment/books/20140113-book-review-promise-land-a-self-help-book-with-two-stories.ece

[4] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/262192519/KERA_262192519.mp3?_kip_ipx=735266697-1389714337

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