I've been thinking ... : reflections, prayers, and meditations for a meaningful life
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New York, New York : Pamela Dorman Books/Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2018].
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xi, 225 pages ; 19 cm.
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In this candid and heartfelt book, Shriver offers up the lessons she's learned along the way, and the meditations she's kept by her side as a touchstone for the challenges that arise. The quotes, scriptures, prayers, and reflections within are meant to encourage empowerment, accomplishment, and forward mobility in women of all ages.
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As a prominent woman juggling many roles, Maria Shriver knows just how surprising, unpredictable, and stressful everyday life can be. Here she shares inspiring quotes, prayers, and reflections designed to get readers thinking, get them feeling, get them laughing, and help them in their journey to what she calls The Open Field -- a place of acceptance, purpose, passion, and joy. Whether you feel like you've got it all together or like it's all falling apart, whether you're taking stock of your life or simply looking to recharge, this is a guide moving forward in life with hope and grace.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Shriver, M. (2018). I've been thinking ...: reflections, prayers, and meditations for a meaningful life. New York, New York: Pamela Dorman Books/Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Shriver, Maria. 2018. I've Been Thinking ...: Reflections, Prayers, and Meditations for a Meaningful Life. New York, New York: Pamela Dorman Books/Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Shriver, Maria, I've Been Thinking ...: Reflections, Prayers, and Meditations for a Meaningful Life. New York, New York: Pamela Dorman Books/Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Shriver, Maria. I've Been Thinking ...: Reflections, Prayers, and Meditations for a Meaningful Life. New York, New York: Pamela Dorman Books/Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 2018. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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