The Blue Day Book – Bradley Trevor Greive – Thumbnail. The Blue Day Book. A Lesson in Cheering Yourself Up. by Bradley Trevor Greive. This delightful little book, with appealing photos of animals throughout and zany captions, will amuse the glummest person. THE BLUE DAY. Cover image – The Blue Day Book. ENLARGE BOOK COVER. The Blue Day Book. by Bradley Trevor Greive. On Sale: 01/04/ Format: Hardcover, eBook.
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Jul 15, Brenda rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: And I did – except in the boik. Its message, while important, is delivered in a way that might cause someone who was suffering greatly to think you were trivializing their pain. My sister found it on a shelf in a little gift shop in Virginia City, Nevada, and thought it would make a perfect gift for a sibling who was seriously down in the dumps.
With books like this, the pictures are usually alright enough to make the exercise entertaining. Ten years after its first printing, Booi Trevor Greive’s global best-seller The Blue Day Book has become a modern classic and is still bringing smiles to readers around the world. You just need to keep moving, and never give up hope. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Australian Booksellers Association Book of the Year The copy we have has a beautiful inscription to Cathy in it.
Not a helpful book for someone who has suffered through bad relationships or lack of relationships.
Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. I had been diagnosed a few years earlier with a rare neurologic disease that left me in constant pain and unable to work. A good read for a blue day.
May 31, Robin rated it liked it. Aug 02, MountainShelby rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Un insieme di immagini tenerissime accompagnate da frasi, che anche se braley sembrare banali, troppo spesso diamo per scontate.
But in this case, Bradley Trevor Grieve manages to produce a poetic ode to happiness and joy which marries an excellent set of pictures with words that could easily stand on their own merits as a poem. This is a short grwive picture book with text. They acknowledge that some days really suck and that’s super true and the photos are very well-matched, but then the narrative is “shake it off and find a romantic partner” as if it’s that easy.
It’s a cute little book that’s lighthearted and can put a smile on your face when you grejve down in the dumps. Our kids have loved it over the years too! BUT then when the reason for getting yourself up again after a bad day was for romance of all things, I was immediately thinking that if I was down becaus It was boko fun short read. Watch the author narrate the book in the video below.
I’m lucky enough to have a partner who truly is my light on those bad days, but I think this book would have made me feel even worse if I didn’t. Mostly, though this book is geared towards adults. The photos are adorable and the words are cheering.
The result is a quick read which, while small in stature, is massive in hearty wisdom. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. View all 8 comments. This special edition features stunning new endpapers illustrated by the author, hand-colored enhancements to the delightful black-and-white photography, and a new foreword to the text.
A nice idea for a book though. A former Australian paratrooper, BTG left the army to pursue more creative misadventures.
Sep 22, Jen rated it it was ok. A would-be author who had almost as many rejection letters from publishers as he had birthdays, he was feeling empty, forlorn, and about to give up. Your email address will not be published.
The Blue Day Book
About Bradley Trevor Greive. This book was given to me by my co-workers when my mom died. Super cute animal pics But then Greive did something extraordinary. As a result, I was forced to move to a more affordable location, far away from family and friends. We always get a good brarley from the pictures and words.
This “lesson in cheering yourself up” is a magnificent little read. This is a cute book, with adorable photographs. I think it was cute cute and intriguing especially in the first half. The Blue Day Book: As prescribed by The Blue Day Book in its delightfu The Blue Day Book is a wonderful collection of amusing, poignant animal photos and inspirational text designed to lift the spirits of anyone who s got the blues.
The Blue Day Book by Bradley Trevor Greive – Penguin Books Australia
What happens to the people who are falling through the holes in our safety net. He has written 20 books which have been translated into 27 different languages, and have been sold in different countries. I normally wouldn’t list this type of book as I “read” it in less than 10 minutes, if that, in the library. I would not recommend it for someone who was in the early stages of mourning the death of a loved one, for example, or someone who was deeply depressed.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. You know, I never would have thought of myself saying this, but the Internet has overtaken my appreciation for this book.
Oct 16, Valerie Ryoo rated it it was amazing.