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Miranda Hart

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Miranda Katherine Hart Dyke, known professionally as Miranda Hart, is an English actress, comedian and writer. Following drama training at the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts, Hart began writing material for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and making appearances in various British sitcoms including Hyperdrive and Not Going Out.
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Big Magic
Creative Living Beyond Fear
Elizabeth Gilbert - Sep 27, 2016
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Readers of all ages and walks of life have drawn inspiration and empowerment from Elizabeth Gilbert’s books for years. Gilbert offers insights into the mysterious nature of inspiration. She asks us to embrace our curiosity and let go of needless suffering. She shows us how to tackle what we most love, and how to face down what we most fear. She dis...
Miranda Hart
Jun 29, 2020
I am reading @GilbertLiz Big Magic again. It’s sooo good. If anyone has realised in this time they DO want to write & they don’t want to waste any more years not creating it’s the book for you. In fact it’s for all writers. Infact all creatives. Actually it’s great for everyone!      source
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Hark!
The Biography of Christmas
Paul Kerensa - Sep 15, 2017
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In this delightful sleigh ride through Christmas history, Paul Kerensa answers the festive questions you never thought to ask… Did Cromwell help shape the mince pie? Was St Nicholas the first to use an automatic door? Which classic Christmas crooners were inspired by a Hollywood heatwave? And did King Herod really have a wife called Doris? Whether ...
Miranda Hart
Nov 14, 2019
Well he didn’t reveal anything about my celebration but that’s because we should be celebrating his marvellous book ripe for a stocking filler. @paulkerensa Book: Hark The Christmas Biography      source
The Truants
Kate Weinberg - Jan 26, 2021 (first published in 2019)
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One of the New York Times Book Review's Top Ten Best Crime Novels of 2020One of USA Today's Best Books of 2020 [A] hypnotic debut. . . .[An] uncommonly clever whodunit. --The New York Times Book ReviewA thrilling debut novel perfect for lovers of Agatha Christie and The Secret History, exploring deceit, first love, and the depths to which obsession...
Miranda Hart
Sep 23, 2019
Book recc if you want one. Sooo good x.      source
The Invisible Lion
Flatpack Instructions For Life
Benjamin Fry - Apr 22, 2019
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Something is missing in your life. So, you go to a store and buy what you need. You get the flatpacked furniture home, open it up and spread the pieces out on the floor.But there's no instructions. The furniture is you. These are the instructions.You have everything you need. It's there on the floor. Getting it to work together in a way which actua...
Miranda Hart
Sep 17, 2019
Interesting man, interesting book and I am sure will help many, interesting perspective. The Invisible Lion. If you haven't been getting answers for anxiety and general senses of overwhelm and exhaustion then this may be the one, you never know. like to share options      source
Quiet
The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
Susan Cain - Jan 29, 2013 (first published in 2012)
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At least one-third of the people we know are introverts. They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking; who innovate and create but dislike self-promotion; who favor working on their own over working in teams. It is to introverts—Rosa Parks, Chopin, Dr. Seuss, Steve Wozniak—that we owe many of the great contributions to society.In Quiet, Susan...
Miranda Hart
May 26, 2019
@CaroWallis Love that book      source
The Velveteen Rabbit
Or How Toys Become Real (All Aboard Books)
Margery Williams - Jan 26, 1987 (first published in 1922)
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Nursery magic is very strange and wonderful, and only those playthings that are old and wise and experienced like the Skin Horse understand all about it.Like the Skin Horse, Margery Williams understood how toys—and people—become real through the wisdom and experience of love. This reissue of a favorite classic, with the original story and illustrat...
Miranda Hart
Oct 31, 2016
A book I #LovetoRead Send your book favs with hashtag. @BBCLearning      source