Do you listen more than you talk? Do you dislike conflict? Do you not work well in a team? If your answer to these questions is a (quiet) yes, then rejoice: There's never been a better time to be an introvert -- literature-wise at least.
Besides lightweight S&M (the Fifty Shades series) and teenage death matches (The Hunger Games), introversion seems to have become a major preoccupation of writers in recent years, a movement currently fronted by the bestselling Susan Cain tome, Quiet.
Covering a wide range of topics such as "What is an introvert?", how introverts can capitalise on their strengths in a world which largely appears to reward extroversion, and great introverts throughout history, these books show that one doesn't have to be loud to be heard.
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How does a perfume become legendary? Through the No5 Culture Chanel exhibition, the house with two C’s leads us towards the inspiration and ... More How does a perfume become legendary? Through the No5 Culture Chanel exhibition, the house with two C’s leads us towards the inspiration and artistic friendships of its founder, Gabrielle Chanel, through 200 documents, books and art pieces and nicely correlates them with the birth of the perfume No5. Interview with Jean-Louis Froment, curator of the exhibition.
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