How inspiring it is to know that there’s a path to awesomeness and that
anyone – absolutely anyone – can go down that path. This book shows you how.
- Carol Dweck, PhD, bestselling author of Mindset
You Are Awesome
Children will enter a world where things are changing faster than ever before. This book is about helping them to find their inner passion, curiosity, and confidence to reach their potential – and to thrive. I have always believed that mindset matters more than anything else when it comes to happiness and success.
- Matthew Syed
You Are Awesome sets out to inspire and empower kids to change their mindset, find their confidence, and achieve their potential. From motivating students to try a new hobby or sport, to building confidence and resilience before the transition to middle-school, You Are Awesome provides lots of opportunities for activities and discussion.
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I loved seeing my daughter race through this book and become inspired to be the best version of her that she could be and work smarter, not harder
RACHEL, PARENT REVIEWER
If you’re a bit nervous or unsure of trying new things then I think you should read this book
ETHAN, AGE 10
I love this book. You Are Awesome really builds your confidence and shows you how the right mindset can help you achieve your dreams
ELLA, AGE 13
About the author:
Matthew Syed is one of the world’s most influential thinkers in the field of high performance in the context of a complex and fast-changing world. He draws on a vast array of case studies and real-world examples across sport, business, education and politics. In his previous career, Matthew was the former England table tennis number one for almost a decade. Nowadays Matthew is a multi-award-winning journalist for The Times, a highly-acclaimed speaker, and a regular contributor to radio and television. He is the author of three bestselling books on the subject of mindset and high performance – Bounce, Black Box Thinking and The Greatest. In his latest book, You Are Awesome, Matthew distills the principles of growth mindset, resilience and adaptability in his other books for a younger audience. Matthew lives in London with his wife and two children.
For more on Matthew, please visit https://www.matthewsyed.co.uk/
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