David Brooks
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David Brooks

David Brooks is an op-ed columnist for The New York Times and appears regularly on "PBS NewsHour," NPR's "All Things Considered" and NBC's "Meet the Press." He teaches at Yale University and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He is the bestselling author of The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement; Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There; and On Paradise Drive: How We Live Now (And Always Have) in the Future Tense. He has three children and lives in Maryland.

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Best Sellers

    • The Road to Character

    • By: David Brooks
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey, David Brooks
    • Length: 12 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2,134
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,857
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,840

    In The Road to Character, David Brooks focuses on the deeper values that should inform our lives....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Rich, textured stories

    • By Amazon Customer on 05-25-15

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Social Animal

    • The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement
    • By: David Brooks
    • Narrated by: Arthur Morey
    • Length: 16 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,402
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 926
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 923

    This is the story of how success happens. It is told through the lives of one composite American couple, Harold and Erica....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Finally!

    • By Pamela Harvey on 03-13-11

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Bobos in Paradise

    • The New Upper Class and How They Got There
    • By: David Brooks
    • Narrated by: David Brooks
    • Length: 8 hrs and 47 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 214
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 94
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91

    It used to be pretty easy to distinguish between the bourgeois world of capitalism and the bohemian counterculture....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Bobos in Paradise

    • By S. Perreten on 04-07-05

    Regular price: $21.27

    • The Second Mountain

    • By: David Brooks
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    A thought-provoking exploration of the four major commitments in life that fundamentally shape our identities - from the number-one New York Times best-selling author of The Road to Character....

    Regular price: $28.00

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