A book about the power of
embracing your limitations

"The most important book ever written about time management"
Adam Grant

"Comforting, fascinating, inspiring and… actually genuinely useful"
Marian Keyes


New York Times and Sunday Times bestseller

"Every sentence is riven with gold" 
Chris Evans

"You'll emerge from his writing fortified by wonder"
Derren Brown



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The art of imperfect action

A winter masterclass on letting go of overwhelm and finally getting around to what counts, with Oliver Burkeman

2 two-hour sessions, live online 
14 & 15 January 2023 • £37 ($45)