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Fantastic Failures
Fantastic Failures: True Stories of People Who Changed the World by Falling Down First | Luke Reynolds
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Even the most well-known people have struggled to succeed! Find out what they learned and how they turned their failures into triumphs with this engaging and youthful guide on how to succeed long term. There is a lot of pressure in todays society to succeed, but failing is a part of learning how to be a successful person. In his teaching career, Luke Reynolds saw the stress and anxiety his students suffered over grades, fitting in, and getting things right the first time. Fantastic Failures helps students learn that their mistakes and failures do not define their whole lives, but help them grow into their potential. Kids will love learning about some of the well-known people who failed before succeeding and will come to understand that failure is a large component of success. With stories from people like J. K. Rowling, Albert Einstein, Rosa Parks, Sonia Sotomayor, Vincent Van Gogh, Julia Child, Steven Spielberg, and Betsy Johnson, each profile proves that the greatest mistakes and flops can turn into something amazing. Intermixed throughout the fun profiles, Reynolds spotlights great inventors and scientists who discovered and created some of the most important medicines, devices, and concepts of all time, including lifesaving vaccines and medicines that were stumbled upon by mistake.
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#BFCr2
My week 1 results:

2 of 4 walks taken
3 of 6 meditations
3 of 2 books

@wanderinglynn @hestapleton

#bookdragons

Hestapleton I love that quote! We don‘t give up, we just change the flat! Way to keep plugging along. 3mo
LauraJ That‘s a great first week! 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼 3mo
wanderinglynn Great first week! 🙌🏻 You‘re making great progress! And excellent quote. That‘s spot on for this round‘s #positivity focus. 3mo
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StayCurious Way to go! Good first week! 3mo
Clwojick Love this quote! 3mo
sudi Great week 👏👏👏 and love the quote 😄💜 3mo
IndoorDame That quote is perfect! Good job this week! 🙌 3mo
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When you order new stationary on EBay and you get romantic pages! I don‘t know if you can see what each sheet says but...Some of my new #litsylove friends might be a bit creeped out...🤦‍♀️

Crazeedi It's ok! The stationary looks beautiful!! 💜💜 3mo
StayCurious @Crazeedi haha ok you might get something that says you‘re the love of my life! 3mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 💗💗💗 3mo
Crazeedi @StayCurious I won't show my husband😉! 3mo
UwannaPublishme 😂😂😂 3mo
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