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Pick Me Up - by Adam J Kurtz (Paperback)

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Highlights

  • A quirky, creative companion that offers a pick-me-up on every page On the heels of his internationally successful first book, 1 Page at a Time, graphic designer and illustrator Adam J. Kurtz delivers another intimate and engaging journal for anyone who loves to explore ideas, record thoughts and feelings, and capture those fleeting but amazing moments of everyday life.
  • About the Author: Adam J. Kurtz is a graphic designer, artist, author and illustrator.
  • 256 Pages
  • Self Improvement, Motivational & Inspirational

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About the Book



This weird and wonderful book offers perspective, hope, and perhaps the best advice of all -- your own. (Plus a bit of existential humor because why not.) This is not a journal you fill out in order. Flip to a random page and leave your mark. When you land on the same page days or weeks later, add a little more. Watch yourself change and grow with each visit as you record and reflect on the fleeting but amazing moments of everyday life.



Book Synopsis



A quirky, creative companion that offers a pick-me-up on every page

On the heels of his internationally successful first book, 1 Page at a Time, graphic designer and illustrator Adam J. Kurtz delivers another intimate and engaging journal for anyone who loves to explore ideas, record thoughts and feelings, and capture those fleeting but amazing moments of everyday life.

Unlike a linear journal, this book can be opened up to any page, encouraging and engaging readers time and time again through continued use. Rather than simply complete tasks and turn pages, users are encouraged to leave their mark, and if they land on the same page days or weeks later, they can review, reflect, and revise their previous response.

Feeling lonely? Pensive? Peeved? Questioning? This deceptively simple book offers perspective, hope, and a twist of existential metaphor - and is perfect to pick up again and again.



Review Quotes




"This book is helping me live my best life and Adam J. Kurtz is my fave therapist!"
-Tavi Gevinson, Editor-in-Chief, Rookie

"I am so grateful to have Pick Me Up in my life. It saves me so much money on therapy and is way more fun anyway. Stay in, order a pizza and scribble your way out of that deep dark hole."
-Michelle Branch, musician

"Adam J. Kurtz is a magician: the alchemist of paper and pencil, rendering our inner lives visible, tactile and full of potentiality. He reminds us that creativity is the coolest of all resources--infinite, fun, free--and that we are blessed to have it."
-Melissa Broder, author of So Sad Today



About the Author



Adam J. Kurtz is a graphic designer, artist, author and illustrator. His first book, 1 Page at a Time, has been translated into ten languages, and his work has been featured in ArtReport, Cool Hunting, Design Sponge, Huffington Post, Fast Company, Time Out New York, AdWeek, Paper, and elsewhere. He has collaborated with Urban Outfitters, Strand Bookstore, the Brooklyn Public Library, and retailers and cultural institutions. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Dimensions (Overall): 7.7 Inches (H) x 5.8 Inches (W) x .8 Inches (D)
Weight: .7 Pounds
Suggested Age: 22 Years and Up
Number of Pages: 256
Genre: Self Improvement
Sub-Genre: Motivational & Inspirational
Publisher: Tarcherperigee
Format: Paperback
Author: Adam J Kurtz
Language: English
Street Date: October 4, 2016
TCIN: 51503706
UPC: 9780143109082
Item Number (DPCI): 248-22-2699
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Shipping details

Estimated ship dimensions: 0.8 inches length x 5.8 inches width x 7.7 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.7 pounds
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