Learning to silence the brain chatter and believing that you’re good enough
By Fearne Cotton
THE FOLLOW UP TO THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERS, HAPPY and CALM.
In Quiet, Fearne Cotton explores why so many of us question whether we are, or will ever be, 'good enough.' This beautiful book, filled with Fearne's creative hand-drawn illustrations and thought-provoking activities to still your mind, will silence your inner-critic and stop you from continually self-sabotaging.
Quiet includes interviews with people who have helped Fearne to accept her flaws and love her own imperfections, as well as advice on how to drown out misinformation and the, sometimes, pressurising noise from family, work and friends, which can fuel our insecruties and self-doubt.
Fearne talks honestly and openly about what it's like to live in the public eye and shares some of the methods and practical activities she uses to ignore negative online chatter and trolls. She acknowledges the terrifying stats and research linking social media to rising levels of depression, anxiety and other mental health issues in young people and offers advice about how to listen more selectively to what we are told in an era of constant-sharing, over-sharing nand general misinformation about what is 'good' or 'bad' for us.
Stop competing with all the noise out there and accept that Quiet might be your most formidable force yet.
Fearne has been on our screens presenting live TV since the age of 15 when she was spotted by ITV's Disney Club. In 2017 Fearne completed filming the 17th series of Celebrity Juice in her role as team captain. Her other programmes include The BBC Music Awards, Top of the Pops with Reggie Yates, BAFTA red carpet coverage with Dermot O'Leary for E! and Children in Need Rocks with Chris Evans. In 2005 she joined Radio 1 where she spent 10 years, initially co-hosting morning shows with Reggie Yates, and then moving onto the UK Top 40 show before taking over the prestigious weekday morning slot in 2009. The show attracted over 4 million listeners and in 2012 she won a Sony Gold Award for the show. With many millions of followers on social media, she is ranked amongst the world's 250 most influential tweeters. Fearne lives in London with her family.
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13 Dec 2018
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