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Alain de Botton

Author, 'The News: A User's Manual'

Alain de Botton is the author of a new book, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/The-News-A-Users-Manual/dp/0307379124" rel="nofollow"><em>The News: A User's Manual</em> [Pantheon, $26.95]</a>. He is the founder of <a href="http://www.theschooloflife.com" rel="nofollow">www.theschooloflife.com</a> and <a href="http://www.living-architecture.com" rel="nofollow">www.living-architecture.com</a>. He lives in London and can be contacted via his website at <a href="http://www.alaindebotton.com" rel="nofollow">www.alaindebotton.com</a>.