This Book Will Make You Kinder: An Empathy Handbook (Hardback)Henry James Garrett (author)
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Interspersed with his trademark animal cartoons, Garrett’s beautifully judged guide to developing empathy in a world steeped in selfishness is an inspiring manifesto for greater kindness.
Publisher: Profile Books Ltd
Number of pages: 208
Weight: 340 g
Dimensions: 205 x 137 x 23 mm
Interspersed with Henry's beautifully metaphorical illustrations, this is a great and easy-reading practical exploration of what kindness means in the modern world -- Matt Haig
I have been a fan of Henry's work for a long time and I'm excited for more people to see it. -- Jameela Jamil
This Book Will Make You Kinder blends distinctly human comics with an academic approach to understanding empathy, from a near-expert on the subject. -- Adam J Kurtz
Both a compelling philosophical exploration of morality and a strategic guide to expanding our collective capacity for empathy, this slim book makes an elegant (and beautifully illustrated) case for power of kindness. Smart, humane, and life-altering. -- Thomas Page McBee
If kindness and empathy is the best of humanity this book is a roadmap to it. Accessible, beautifully illustrated, at times heart-swelling in its wholesomeness, and at others inviting you to consider philosophical ideas, it'll sink your brain into a warm bath and, in turn, you'll return a kinder person ready to raise the bar on humanity. -- Gina Martin
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