Book Review- Be a Duck!: 8 Lessons From Our Feathered Friends by Wendy Jarvis

By: Wendy Jarvis

I’m starting off Non-Fiction November with a review of Be A Duck by Wendy Jarvis. This is a self-help book that challenges the reader to evaluate their empathy, self-awareness, and emotional intelligence through the lens of a duck.

I can honestly say, I had not considered modeling my behavior after a duck. This book brings forward some really interesting characteristics of ducks that can easily be applied in everyday life. Such as handling criticism and conflict. While a relatively short read, I recommend taking your time with each chapter, spending some time reflecting on how you could apply the principle to something specific in your life. It’s a worthwhile exercise and one I enjoyed.

Rating: 5 out of 5.

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