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What stands between you and a happier, more fulfilling and contented way of life? Sarah Ban Breathnach's gentle lessons show you the way to excavate your talents from layers of denial, disbelief, and the delay of your dreams. Six creative and practical principles illuminate this safari of self and spirit - gratitude, simplicity, order, harmony, beauty, and joy. This adaptation of the New York Times #1 best seller will help you to discover how daily life can become an expression of your authentic self.
©1996 Sarah Ban Breathnach, All Rights Reserved, Simple Abundance is a Registered Trademark of Sarah Ban Breathnach, Adaptation Approved by the Author (P)1996 Time Warner AudioBooks (Packaging Only), A Division of Time Warner Trade Publishing; 1996 Time Warner AudioBooks, ©

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  • W
  • 16-06-2005

Love this book, love the audio even more

Sarah Ban Breathnach has written some wonderful books that have helped me find the simple life. Her audio books are wonderful - her voice is a pleasure to listen to ask you learn how to live an authentic life.

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  • Michelle Griswold
  • 31-03-2016

Introduction to the Concepts of Simple Abundance

I purchased this audio version months ago and never listened to it. I don't know why I waited so long because it was absolutely lovely. It presents the structure of the print version with short stories to illustrate the themes. It is NOT a word by word version of the print version but it is worth the 2 hours of your time to listen. I will be purchasing the print version soon.

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  • 09-07-2019

a lovely soothing book

I found some of the topics to be overly General and cliche, but the booklet in overall was lovely and soothing the narrator did a good job and the piano excerpts were nice. Reminder to find your own pace and to live your authentic self

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 16-11-2016

loved it!

I have the book in print. The audio book is just as excellent. The narrators are great. My long commute to work becomes much easier to tolerate and I arrive at work in a better mood.

















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  • Sal Wow
  • 27-04-2019

A wonderful read.

Right on point! I entirely enjoyed the simplicity of this book. It took me on a beautiful path back to me.

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  • David
  • 21-01-2016

Good enough to read twice over

excellent narration read by the author. good content. Many may sluff it off but I agree with most of the concepts and got value from this listen.

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  • tammy
  • 15-03-2012

I enjoy all her Books!!

What did you love best about Simple Abundance?

The way Sarah shares het life andhow Honest and inspirational sarah is.....

Who was your favorite character and why?

Sarah she gives you a diferent way to enjoy and be Authentic

Which scene was your favorite?

How Sarah shares her thoughts on starting over and lookingforward takeing time to allow for a quite moments of reflection on ideas

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

All of her book moves me

Any additional comments?

Sarah is a great writer

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  • Yiamiton Siparo
  • 23-05-2018

amazing read and really enjoyed

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Thank you so much
👍👌...loved it

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  • Elizabeth
  • 25-11-2017

Maybe READING it would be better?

I like the subject matter so I was really excited to listen to this book. Hate to say it, but I reallyyy disliked the voice/narration. Soooo hard to listen to without losing interest! Someone else should've narrated. Very unfortunate.

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  • NinJA
  • 22-07-2017

Hi-hum

This book was highly recommended to me as one that changed someone's life. I think that person must have lived a sheltered life or had been living under a rock. Good concepts but so basic for anyone who has done any amount of spiritual work or exploration that I'd recommend bypassing and going for any one of Brene Brown's works

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  • Lulu
  • 25-07-2019

I love it

This book is just beautiful- I read it as a book but listening to the authors own voice - which is a beautiful soft velvety voice accompanied by the Piano reflections really is an audible treat. Like a cup of hot chocolate on cold winters day - with cream !

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  • Anonymous User
  • 02-08-2021

50 years backwards

I am appalled with the fact that Oprah Winfrey would endorse an author who requires of women to be competent housewives in this day and age in order to reclaim their abundance. disgusted and disappointed

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  • Gillian Kincaid
  • 24-10-2019

Interesting book

Wasn't keen on the narrative but the book was informative and helpful. Heard alot of good thing about this book, I wasn't disappointed

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