Pearls of Wisdom: Little Pieces of Advice (That Go a Long Way)

Pearls of Wisdom: Little Pieces of Advice (That Go a Long Way)

The best advice First Lady Barbara Bush offered her family, staff, and close friends....

Title:Pearls of Wisdom: Little Pieces of Advice (That Go a Long Way)
ISBN:9781538734940
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    Pearls of Wisdom: Little Pieces of Advice (That Go a Long Way) Reviews

  • Kelley Blair

    Great little book packed with anecdotes of wisdom from former First Lady Barbara Bush. A read that will warm your heart and give you a chuckle or two. After finishing this story collection I came away...

  • Leah L

    I am sure she was a remarkable woman, and I can tell that she influenced a lot of people for the better, but these lackluster stories and "tidbits" came across as sanctimonious. ...

  • Lisa

    A loving tribute from family and friends for a respectable, feisty lady. It's filled with anecdotes from those who knew her best and gives a lively portrait of who she was, from her life lessons freel...

  • Taylor Johnston

    Loved this book! So many great quotes and loved hearing how much Barbara Bush impacted so many people through out her life time. What a wonderful women! ...

  • Liz Sergent

    This book starts off with a forward by President George W. Bush and then lists every contributor along with a very brief bio. Then it goes into little stories about First Lady Barbara Bush by each of ...

  • R Hrizuk

    This book is a collection of memories written by family, friends, and people who worked for Barbara Bush. She had a respect for everyone and is a well admired first lady. All proceeds from the book go...

  • Dogdaysinaz

    I don't know why I thought this book was actually written by Barbara Bush, but spoiler alert, it's not. It's a collection of other people's memories, writings, and speeches/eulogies about her and some...

  • Debbie

    very inspiringlook for good in others - enjoy life - be on time- be yourself- always be grateful -read, read, read - words mater, kindness matters, looks fade - when someone gives you a compliment, sa...

  • Carol Ghattas

    It's amazing how impressions can sometimes meet expectations. My only impression of Former First Lady Barbara Bush was from what I saw of her while growing up. Being able to read "Pearls of Wisdom" co...

  • Helen

    Lovely book that illustrates a life well-lived. I enjoyed the little things that portrayed her gentle wisdom, such as when her hair dye experience wasn't quite what she expected. She didn't say anythi...