Amy Spencer
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Amy Spencer

Amy Spencer grew up in Sea Cliff, New York, spent a decade in Manhattan and now resides in Venice, California with her half-orange, her husband.

Amy is the author of BRIGHT SIDE UP: 100 Ways to Be Happier Right Now (Perigee, 2012) and MEETING YOUR HALF-ORANGE: An Utterly Upbeat Guide to Using Dating Optimism to Find Your Perfect Match (Running Press, 2010). Read more about the books at brightsideup.com and meetingyourhalforange.com.

Amy provides doses of life and love positivity on her site TheLifeOptimist.com, offers "Assignment Optimism" tips on Twitter (twitter.com/@datingoptimist) and creates the happiest email you'll get all week, VITAMIN OPTIMISM, which offers an small optimism practice you can try each week--you can sign up for it on Amy's website, AmySpencer.com.

Amy's a magazine journalist who has written for Glamour, Harper's Bazaar, New York magazine, CNN.com, Redbook, Health and others. Prior to writing full-time, she was an editor at MAXIM, GLAMOUR and STAR magazines. She was a radio host on Sirius XM radio and has appeared on NBC, CBS, VH1 and the E! channel and more. She created Half-Orange Optimisms for the iPhone, which appeared in the "Featured Apps" section of the App store, made the App store's "What's Hot" list and was featured in New York's The Daily News. And when she's not writing, Amy loves biking, taking photographs, watching television cooking shows and she absolutely lives for popcorn.




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Best Sellers

    • Bright Side Up

    • 100 Ways to Be Happier Right Now
    • By: Amy Spencer
    • Narrated by: Amy Spencer
    • Length: 5 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 20

    We all have those days when life could use a lift. Enter Bright Side Up, a clever and comforting compendium....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Book!! Especially in Audio Format!!

    • By Kevin on 05-07-12

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Happy Life Checklist

    • 654 Simple Ways to Find Your Bliss
    • By: Amy Spencer
    • Narrated by: Karen Saltus
    • Length: 4 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    From the author of Bright Side Up, an upbeat guide to the little things we can do - for free and in five minutes or less - to feel happier and more fulfilled....

    Regular price: $17.49

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