July 13 @ 7:00 pm
The Awe Factor: An Evening with Allen Klein and Susyn Reeve
Books & Books presents…
An Evening with Allen Klein
In conversation with Susyn Reeve
Tuesday, July 13, 7 PM ET
LIVE via Crowdcast
How to Find Awe, Meaning, and Wonder in Everyday Life
“One of the best spiritual books of 2020.” –Spirituality&Practice.com
Bestselling author and TEDx presenter Allen Klein returns to find and define awe. In his latest book, he shows readers how to escape the everyday ruts of life by opening their eyes to the awe and wonder around them.
Exploring the human ability to be in awe. What does it mean to be awestruck? Or more simply, what is awe? Backed by the latest scientific research, Klein sets out to define awe and its effects on health and happiness. For example, over the past dozen years, or so, scientists have found, among other things, that awe:
- Connects us to others
- Lowers our stress levels
- Enhances positive emotions
- Increases our compassion
- Increases our creativity
Plenty of reasons to be in awe. With a sprinkling of the spiritual and scientific, The Awe Factor takes readers on an exploration of a human phenomenon. From research to first-hand awe-inspiring stories, Klein reflects on feelings of awe, meaning and purpose. And with bonus awe-awakening tools, tips, and techniques, he helps readers become more aware of, and increase, the awe and wonder in their life.
If you enjoyed books like Awe, In Awe, The Book of Delights, or The Book of Awesome, then you’ll love The Awe Factor.
About the Author:
Allen Klein, aka “Mr. Jollytologist”®, is no stranger to quotation books. His previous uplifting and motivational books in this genre have sold over 400,000 copies. Add to that another 200,000+ units sold domestically in non-quotation categories and the nine language translations. In addition, the author is the recipient of a number of national awards including both the Best New Book of the Year Award and a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor, a Communication and Leadership Award from Toastmasters, as well as being a Hunter College, The City University of New York, Hall of Fame honoree. Through his books, workshops and keynote presentations, the author has devoted over 30 year of his life to encouraging people to lighten up, to embrace a positive attitude, and to take back their power. His books will further that goal and validate what comedian Jerry Lewis said about the author: Allen Klein is “a noble and vital force watching over the human condition.”
About the Moderator:
Susyn Reeve’s life has been informed by a question written in her journal when she was 14 years old, What would the world be like if everyone Loved themselves? Her expertise is rooted in the idea that, A Loving Relationship with Yourself forms the blueprint for all the relationships in your life. Susyn’s individual and group workshops focus on the transformation from I’m Not Enough to I Love Me combining deep heart healing and creative expression.
She is a master Whole Hearted Living coach with a wealth of experience as a Corporate Consultant & Executive Coach, Self-Esteem Expert, InterFaith Minister, and award-winning author. Her books include: Heart Healing: The Power of Forgiveness to Heal a Broken Heart, The Whole Hearted Life: Big Changes and Greater Happiness Week by Week, and The Inspired Mind: Unleashing Your Mind’s Capacity for Joy.