MOTIVATION & CREATIVITY
MoTIvaTIoN & CREaTIvITY
cAd monKeyS, dinoSAur BABieS,
And t-ShAPed PeoPle
Inside the World of Design Thinking
and how It Can Spark Creativity and Innovation
Berger, in collaboration with celebrated designer Bruce Mau, revolutionizes our understanding of design and unlocks the secrets of
the trade. looking to the creative problem-solving work of design
professionals, Berger reveals that design is a mindset, a way of
looking at the world with an eye toward improving it.
Penguin • 352 pp. • 978-0-14-311802-2 • $17.00
Available January 2011
Previously published in hardcover as Glimmer
mAde By hAnd
Searching for Meaning in a Throwaway World
Takes readers on an inspiring and surprising tour of the vibrant
world of DIY, revealing how DIY is changing our culture for the
better. He also profiles fascinating “alpha makers” leading various
DIY movements and grills them for their best tips and insights.
“Frauenfelder has been at the center of the emerging maker movement, chronicling its rise as an economic force. Here, he describes
a parallel evolution: his own embrace of making, as he applies the
lessons he’s been learning to his own life.”—Chirs Anderson, editor in chief, Wired magazine.
Portfolio • 256 pp. • 978-1-59184-332-0 • $25.95
the Art of non-conformity
Set Your own Rules, Live the Life You Want,
and Change the World
Based on Guillebeau’s popular online manifesto “A Brief Guide
to World Domination,” The Art of Non-Conformity defies common
assumptions about life and work while arming you with the tools
to live differently. You’ll discover how to live on your own terms
by exploring creative self-employment, radical goal-setting, con-trarian travel, and embracing life as a constant adventure. “This is
a direct, honest and truly scary book. I hope you have the guts to
listen to what Chris has to say, and not become one of the monkeys
he warns you about.”—Seth Godin, author of Linchpin.
Perigee • 256 pp. • 978-0-399-53610-6 • $15.95
attention and the Focused Life
No matter what your quotient of wealth, looks, brains, or fame, increasing your satisfaction means focusing more on what really interests you and less on what doesn’t. “A provocative, illuminating,
and captivating book on the power and importance of attention
in multiple domains of life—relationships, work, leisure, health.
What makes some people happier, healthier, more fulfilled, more
creative, or more engaged than others? Because of what they pay
attention to.”—Sonja lyubomirsky, author of The How of Happiness.
Penguin • 256 pp. • 978-0-14-311690-5 • $15.00