Oliver James examines the role the past plays in shaping our future, and offers practical suggestions for how to overcome what's gone before.
Oliver James trained and practised as a child clinical psychologist and, since 1988, has worked as a writer, journalist, broadcaster and television documentary producer and presenter. His books include the bestselling They F*** You Up, Affluenza and Contented Dementia. www.oliver-james-books.com
This new series of The School of Life's self-help books build on
the strengths of the first, tackling some of the hardest issues of
our lives in a way that is genuinely informative, helpful and
consoling. Here are books that prove that the term "self-help"
doesn't have to be either shallow or naive -- Alain de Botton,
Founder of The School of Life
The School of Life offers radical ways to help us raid the treasure trove of human knowledge * Independent on Sunday *