Unleash inspiration, meaning and joy: Pre-order your copy of IN AWE today!
Once expected to die, John wants to teach you to live IN AWE. John’s highly-anticipated second book is already projected to be a bestseller and will provide you the perspective, guidance and inspiration to rediscover your childlike wonder!
The #1 bestselling author of ON FIRE shows us how to rediscover our childlike sense of wonder to unleash inspiration, meaning and joy.
There was a time when we once joyfully raised our hand high to answer every question, connected more easily with others around us, believed that anything was possible and fearlessly jumped into new experiences. There was a time when we regarded our days, not as something to endure, but as a marvelous gift to savor. There was a time when we danced through our days IN AWE of the ordinary moments of the day and anticipated eagerly the promise of tomorrow.
Unfortunately, many of us experience life very differently today.
The pace of change has never been so stunningly rapid, and it will never be this slow again. With engagement within our professional organizations waning and burnout rising, many of us find ourselves feeling disconnected from a life of dogged responsibility and mind-numbing repetition. Social media reminds us we don’t measure up and mainstream media barrages us with constant negativity. The years of test-taking, relentless striving toward someone else’s goals, and the daily struggle to earn a living, have caused us to lose the sense of wonder that we once awoke with every day.
In his new book, IN AWE, John O’Leary invites us to return to the joy of navigating life like a child. He identifies the five senses children innately possess, explains why those senses fade, and shares emotional, humorous, inspirational and actionable stories of how we can return to them.
Although the senses that flourish in children fade as we age, there’s reason for hope: the damage is reversible!
Strengthened by the past, and empowered for the future, IN AWE shows us how to seek fresh insights, reach for new solutions, connect with those around us, and live our best lives.
It’s time to rediscover our childlike sense of wonder to unleash inspiration, meaning and joy. It’s time to relearn what we once knew was possible. It’s time to live IN AWE.
IN AWE will be released by Penguin Random House on May 5, 2020. Pre-order your copy today to receive access to fun, interactive bonus features emailed to you in the lead-up to the book’s release!
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Early praise for IN AWE.
“Awe comes naturally to children. Somewhere en route to adulthood, we lose it. John O’Leary’s engaging new book encourages us to see the world through a child’s eyes, and in doing so, rediscover its wonder.”
– Mitch Albom, author of runaway bestseller Tuesdays with Morrie and Finding Chika
“Life-giving. That is the most accurate description of In Awe. Once again, John O’Leary manages to reach us right where we are and inspire us in ways very few books have ever done… Every human being needs this book.”
– Rachel Macy Stafford, New York Times Bestselling Author of Hands Free Mama and Live Love Now
“When it comes to energy and optimism, John O’Leary never takes a day off. He is absolutely ‘game on’ every moment, and his enthusiasm is contagious. His passion for life drips from every page of In Awe, so get ready… to lose every excuse for staying mired in whatever rut has you stuck.”
– Dave Ramsey, bestselling author and nationally syndicated radio show host