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    • America the Anxious

    • How Our Pursuit of Happiness Is Creating a Nation of Nervous Wrecks
    • By: Ruth Whippman
    • Narrated by: Ruth Whippman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 56

    Are you happy? Right now? Happy enough? As happy as everyone else? Could you be happier if you tried harder? After she packed up her British worldview (that most things were basically rubbish) and moved to America, journalist and documentary filmmaker Ruth Whippman found herself increasingly perplexed by the American obsession with one topic above all others: happiness. The subject came up everywhere: at the playground swings, at the meat counter in the supermarket, and even at the gynecologist.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • quite enjoyable

    • By NS on 11-28-18

    Regular price: $19.95