In this poignant, hilarious and deeply intimate call to arms, Hollywood's most powerful woman, the mega-talented creator of Grey's Anatomy and Scandal and executive producer of How to Get Away with Murder, reveals how saying YES changed her life - and how it can change yours too. With three hit shows on television and three children at home, Shonda Rhimes had lots of good reasons to say no when invitations arrived. Hollywood party? No. Speaking engagement? No. Media appearances? No. And to an introvert like Shonda, who describes herself as 'hugging the walls' at social events and experiencing panic attacks before press interviews, there was a particular benefit to saying no: nothing new to fear. Then came Thanksgiving 2013, when Shonda's sister Delorse muttered six little words at her: You never say yes to anything. Profound, impassioned and laugh-out-loud funny, in Year of Yes Shonda Rhimes reveals how saying YES changed - and saved - her life. And inspires readers everywhere to change their own lives with one little word: Yes.
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Shonda proves that women can and do have it all. That we can say yes to opportunities and yes to new adventures and experiences. I was already a fan of her tv shows Grey's Anatomy and Scandal. She writes such strong independent female characters. She is an inspiration to me and many other women around the world.
Number Of Pages: 336
Published: 10th November 2015
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.4 x 14.6 x 2.7
Weight (kg): 0.45