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How to Hug a Porcupine : Easy Ways to Love the Difficult People in Your Life (Hardcover) (Debbie Joffe

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How to Love the Difficult People in Your LifeMost of us know someone who, for whatever reason, always seems to cause problems, irritate others, or incite conflict. Often, these people are a part of our daily lives. The truth is that these trouble makers haven’t necessarily asked to be this way.Sometimes we need to learn new approaches to deal with people who are harder to get along with or love.How to Hug a Porcupine: Easy Ways to Love Difficult People in Your Life,explains that making peace with others isn’t as tough or terrible as we think it is–especially when you can use an adorable animal analogy and apply it to real-life problems.How to Hug a Porcupine provides tips for calming the quills of parents, children, siblings, strangers, and other prickly people you may encounter. Among other tips,How to Hug a Porcupine includes: *Three easy ways to end an argument*How to spot the porcupine in others *How to spot the porcupine in ourselvesWith a foreword by noted psychotherapist Dr. Debbie Ellis, widow of Dr. Albert Ellis,How to Hug a Porcupine is a truly special book.
How to Handle the Prickly People in Your Life

Most everybody has people in their lives who tend to cause them difficulty or stress. Consequently, it’s no surprise that dealing with these tiresome personalities can pose challenges in our daily lives.

How to Hug a Porcupine provides readers with over 100 simple, easy-to-use tips to getting along with difficult people. With its concise and straightforward format, this title is an approachable tool with achievable solutions. Readers will learn:

* How to spot a porcupine
* 3 easy ways to end an argument
* 3 easy ways to get your porcupine to pull their quills in

How to Huge a Porcupine not only discusses how to deal with difficult people, but also examines the ways in which readers can come to understand, and most of all, love the difficult people in their lives.
Number of Pages: 133
Genre: Family + Relationships
Sub-Genre: General
Series Title: Little Book Big Idea
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Debbie Joffe Ellis
Language: English
Street Date: March 10, 2009
TCIN: 11729969
UPC: 9781578262939
Item Number (DPCI): 247-01-9001
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