The Danish Art of Happiness

Book - 2016
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One little word is the secret reminder of what really matters in life: Hygge. This Scandinavian concept, pronounced 'hye-guh', helps Denmark to be the happiest nation on earth. With no equivalent in English, this word describes a moment of happiness, warmth or togetherness, and is found in the little thing in life.
Publisher: London : Michael Joseph, an imprint of Penguin Books, 2016
ISBN: 9780718185336
Branch Call Number: 158.1 S67h
Characteristics: 224 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Lynggaard, Kathrine Højte


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Feb 21, 2021

I started reading this book and then halfway through started The Cozy Life by Pia Edberg. I am glad I read the other book first because it made this book better. It gave me the chance to understand that I wasn't reading about how to actually create a Hygge atmosphere but rather how other people live a Hygge lifestyle. It is a nice book to browse through, the pictures and stories are heartwarming. There are recipes, crafts and DIY projects. A good book for a quiet afternoon and a cup of tea.

LoganLib_Ashlee May 07, 2017

A great book to create a cosy life!

Dec 29, 2016

If you want to know more about hygge, check this book out:
The year of living Danishly : uncovering the secrets of the world's happiest country.

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