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Title Larger than Life: Celebrating the Human Spirit  
ISBN 9789814561181
Imprint Marshall Cavendish Editions
 
Author(s)
Belinda Lee and Juleen Shaw
 
Specifications 148 x 210 mm / 240 pp / paperback
 
Publication Date Nov-2015
 
Target Audience General
Price (SGD) SGD 23.35 BUY NOW
 
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About the Book

Award-winning television actress and host, Belinda Lee, travels the world in the course of her work. Along the way the bilingual thespian meets many inspiring individuals who are larger than life, not only because they have the heart of giants, but because they have risen above the things that could have weighed them down — poverty, timidity, disability — in order to fulfill their life’s purpose.

This collection of heart-warming stories introduces readers to some of the amazing people she meets on her travels — people who celebrate the human spirit and restore your faith in the good of humanity.

“This book will expand your capacity to love, to dream, to endure
and to find peace in all circumstances. If you don’t receive a miracle,
you can still be a miracle for someone else.”

— Ignatius Ho, Vice-President, Life Without Limbs, Greater China

“Books are food for the soul and in this particular one
Belinda speaks for the people and places she’s seen and
they are able to tell their stories through her.”

— Utt Panichkul, Regional Artiste/Entrepreneur

“Singapore’s most beloved travel host, Belinda Lee, is not afraid
to get her hands dirty and dives headfirst into unimaginable places.
The result is a heartfelt read from start to finish. Bravo!”

— Leon Jay Williams, Regional Artiste

About the Author

Belinda Lee is a household name among MediaCorp Channel 8 and Channel 5 viewers, having been voted Top 10 Most Popular Female Artistes from 2013-2015. Her long-running Find Me A Singaporean travelogue won her Best info-ed Host in the 2013 Star Awards. She also hosted RenovAID, The Places We Live In and Come Dance with Me, and has made appearances in National Day Parades, Lunar New Year concerts and the President’s Star Charity. Her appointment as World Vision SG Ambassador reinforces her popular image as a socially conscious celebrity who is relatable and caring. 

Juleen Shaw has over a decade of editorial experience as a reporter, sub-editor and editor at SPH and MediaCorp Publishing. Currently lecturing at the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication & Information (NTU), she has edited a diverse range of non-fiction books including Chef Wan’s Sweet Treats, What Makes You Clever – The Puzzle of Intelligence, Baba Boyhood and The Revised Study Bible.
   
 
  
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