The Blue Day Book – Bradley Trevor Greive – Thumbnail. The Blue Day Book. A Lesson in Cheering Yourself Up. by Bradley Trevor Greive. This delightful little book, with appealing photos of animals throughout and zany captions, will amuse the glummest person. THE BLUE DAY. Cover image – The Blue Day Book. ENLARGE BOOK COVER. The Blue Day Book. by Bradley Trevor Greive. On Sale: 01/04/ Format: Hardcover, eBook.
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We always get a good laugh from the pictures and words. The long term disability insurance I greivw through my employer was abruptly cut off a story unto itself. The photos are adorable and the words are cheering. Each photo bears a caption. I had no money, no support system, no car and no job. Want to Read saving…. Jul 15, Brenda rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Feb 06, Amy rated it it was amazing.
The Blue Day Book: A Lesson in Cheering Yourself Up
Its vehicle is charming black-and-white photographs of animals that are strangely human and completely free of judgment or pretension.
Oct 16, Valerie Ryoo rated it it was amazing. Several of which have appeared in the New York Times bestseller list. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. I was fully prepared to love this book. A friend gave my hubby and I several coffee table books for our wedding and this was one of them.
Sep 26, Skye rated it really liked it. Beautiful photos, inspirational words, humerous, sad, you’ll never get through the book without a smile! While I normally wouldn’t invest much thought in this type of party favor book, I feel very strongly that “self help” bo I normally wouldn’t list this type of book as I “read” it in less than 10 minutes, if that, in the library.
The Blue Day Book
Sep 08, Amber rated it did not like it. I would recommend it to everyone who likes animals and needs a little “pick me up”.
A commemorative tenth greove edition of the best-selling gift book that has sold over 10 million copies 2. I just brought this book into my English class last Thursday and they loved it! With books like this, the pictures are usually alright enough to make the exercise entertaining. Refresh and try again.
As a result, I was forced to move to a more affordable location, far away from family and friends. Un insieme di immagini tenerissime accompagnate da frasi, che anche se potrebbero sembrare banali, troppo spesso diamo per scontate. Blu because we all still have bad days now and then, the time is right for a commemorative tenth-anniversary edition of this uniquely funny, compassionate book that inspired an entire genre of uplifting gift books.
And that, he explains in the introduction to the book, summed up exactly how he perceived himself — helpless and hopelessly stuck. This book is the most condescending self-help book I’ve ever had the misfortune of picking up. The pictures and words work perfectly together to bring gentle encouragement to a weary soul. Dec 12, Katherine rated it it was amazing Shelves: The fact is, we all have our bad days — they are an intrinsic part of being human.
I think when we reached the conclusion of it I was a bit disappointed, but I take the book as to be funny more than helpful. See 2 questions about The Blue Day Book…. Not a helpful book for someone who has suffered through bad relationships or lack of relationships. The beginning of the book is fine, but then it seems to me that the author wrote the short text to coincide with the available animal photos or so I hope.
The Blue Day Book
The photos are, although I would have preferred they shift from greyscale to full color once the mood of the book shifted, but the captions are jus You know, I never would have thought of myself saying this, but the Internet has overtaken my appreciation for this book.
If only takes 5 minutes to read through, the quickest pick-me-up ever! A would-be author who had almost as many rejection letters from publishers geeive he had birthdays, he was feeling empty, forlorn, and about to give up. This “lesson in cheering yourself up” is a magnificent little read.
Ten years after its first printing, Bradley Trevor Greive’s global best-seller The Blue Day Book has become a modern classic and is still bringing smiles to readers around the world. Like almost rubbing it in your face. Your email address will not be published. Very cute pictures of animals and it does bring a smile to your face. It made me feel very uncomfortable. What happens to the people who are falling through the holes in our safety net. Reading it now I can fully appreciate it.
A Lesson in Cheering Yourself Up. About Bradley Trevor Greive. View all 8 comments. Jul 02, Ken rated it really liked it. The copy we have has a beautiful inscription to Cathy in it. Books by Bradley Trevor Greive. The narrative is probably okay for someone having a very transient crisis, if they like pop psych type books.
Our kids have loved it over the years too!
Super cute animal pics I’m sure there are plenty of great animal photos for those sorts of things, and really, that would have been a cheerier cheer-you-up book for me. Gerive includes pictures of elephants, polar bears, dogs, cats, frogs and giraffes among other speciesall bearing decidedly human expressions or doing very humanlike things.