Never Broken: Songs are Only Half the Story

4,05 valoración promedio
( 2.158 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780399174339: Never Broken: Songs are Only Half the Story
Críticas:

"From the very beginning of her recording career, Jewel's lyrics reflected the America she lived in with her conversational poetic touch. My friend Ben Keith brought her to my ranch to record, collecting our favorite musicians together for her early songs. The result, the enduring Pieces of You, was a great record. Jewel's lyrics resonated with the times. In this, her first memoir, she has a lot to reflect on, and the touch to tell her story well."--Neil Young "Never Broken reads like one of Jewel's songs--it's vulnerable, passionate and forthright. And it tells a compelling story, in this case, one about a young gifted woman's journey to becoming an adult and an artist. Her writing, too, is like her voice, which, bolstered by sturdy melodies, rings with honesty and clarity. This book is filled with deep, rewarding pleasures."--Anthony DeCurtis, Contributing Editor, Rolling Stone "Jewel's life in Never Broken reminded me so much of my own. But if we hadn't of come from hardship and nothing, we wouldn't have made something out of ourselves. Her life is in her songs and in her voice, and after knowing her, I know it's her soul. She is honest and tender, yet has a backbone and a fire that only comes from her roots. In her stories about her childhood I can't help but see so much of my own. The good, the bad, the love, the heartbreak. It's all there and it's all Jewel."--Loretta Lynn "Jewel is a truth-teller. Never Broken occupies that sacred space of soulful storytelling, hard-earned wisdom, and beautiful writing. I couldn't put it down and I can't stop thinking about it. This is a book that lingers in your heart."--Brene Brown, Ph.D., author of Rising Strong "Jewel renders an intimate portrait of a young woman who, although immensely talented, has spent her life "surviving and recovering and problem solving since being a toddler." [Never Broken] is lushly descriptive, chronicling the author's earliest days on the old "homestead," singing in saloons, busking in Mexico, and later living out of broken-down automobiles while trying to make a living in the music business. The author mines her psyche for the benefit of both herself and anyone else embroiled in profound emotional crisis....A moving musical essay that should strike all the right notes with a wide selection of readers."--Kirkus Jewel's evocative and captivating how-to for living a full and creative life...Jewel's writing is conversational poetry, filled with rich details, as she explores her heritage or explains what she taught herself about music, art, and the music business....Her book will delight her fans, [and] reach beyond that base to those intrigued by what it takes to be successful after years of plugging away. Jewel's lyrics, generously included throughout, reflect her authenticity and generosity."--Publishers Weekly "Singer, and poet Jewel has lived a famous rags-to-riches story and now tells all the painful details of her turbulent life in this appealing memoir....Fans will be impressed by the singer's tenacity and most likely shocked [as] she chronicles her struggle to earn a living, regain control of her finances, and maintain her marriage...Her determination to carve out a happy life in the midst of so much conflict is admirable, and her honesty is both bracing and appreciated....her story is sure to inspire."--Booklist, STARRED REVIEW "A deeply personal memoir [that] reveals a cycle of struggles and abuse that, until now, she had kept private....Jewel reflects on an abusive upbringing and the highs and lows of her professional career, including discovering that she was broke at what should have been the pinnacle of success."--The Tennessean "Jewel's Never Broken is the perfect celebrity memoir...Never Broken wants to be the story of a young woman from the hinterlands who stumbles into various experiences and reacts just the way her reader would. But her knowledge keeps sneaking through."--Daniel D'Addario, TIME

Reseña del editor:

Multi-platinum singer-songwriter Jewel explores her unconventional upbringing and extraordinary life in an inspirational memoir that covers her childhood to fame, marriage and motherhood. In Never Broken she reflects on how she survived instability, abuse and trauma, and how writing songs, poetry and prose has saved her life many times over. She writes lyrically about the natural wonders of Alaska, about pain and loss, about the healing power of motherhood and about discovering her own identity years after the entire world had discovered the beauty of her songs.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Jewel
Editorial: Blue Rider Press 2015-09-15 (2015)
ISBN 10: 0399174338 ISBN 13: 9780399174339
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: > 20
Librería
BookOutlet
(Thorold, ON, Canada)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Blue Rider Press 2015-09-15, 2015. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Hardcover. Publisher overstock, may contain remainder mark on edge. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780399174339B

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,46
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 5,36
De Canada a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Jewel
ISBN 10: 0399174338 ISBN 13: 9780399174339
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
Book Park
(Southfield, MI, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Brand New Book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0399174338BYR

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 13,97
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Jewel
ISBN 10: 0399174338 ISBN 13: 9780399174339
Nuevos Cantidad: 10
Librería
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. de la librería 97803991743390000000

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,89
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Jewel
Editorial: Blue Rider Press (2015)
ISBN 10: 0399174338 ISBN 13: 9780399174339
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Blue Rider Press, 2015. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0399174338

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,90
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

MURRAY, JEWEL
Editorial: Penguin Random House
ISBN 10: 0399174338 ISBN 13: 9780399174339
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Random House. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 0399174338

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,51
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,12
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Jewel
Editorial: U.S.A.: Blue Rider Press (2015)
ISBN 10: 0399174338 ISBN 13: 9780399174339
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Wilmington Books & More
(Wilmington, NC, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción U.S.A.: Blue Rider Press, 2015. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Estado de la sobrecubierta: New. Get it in 3 days! We give Fast and reliable 3 day delivery from the US on all orders. Brand New, 100% Money Back Guarantee. Nº de ref. de la librería ABE-17222857817

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 17,18
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 1,74
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Jewel
Editorial: Penguin Group USA (2015)
ISBN 10: 0399174338 ISBN 13: 9780399174339
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Group USA, 2015. HRD. Estado de conservación: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería IB-9780399174339

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,67
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,56
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Jewel
Editorial: Penguin Group USA (2015)
ISBN 10: 0399174338 ISBN 13: 9780399174339
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Group USA, 2015. HRD. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería KB-9780399174339

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,81
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,56
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Jewel
ISBN 10: 0399174338 ISBN 13: 9780399174339
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 3
Librería
VNHM SHOP
(Pompano Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. New York Times bestselling poet and multi-platinum singer-songwriter Jewel explores her unconventional upbringing and extraordinary life in an inspirational memoir that covers her childhood to fame, marriage, and motherhood.When Jewel’s first album, Pieces of You, topped the charts in 1995, her emotional voice and vulnerable performance were groundbreaking. Drawing comparisons to Joan Baez and Joni Mitchell, a singer-songwriter of her kind had not emerged in decades. Now, with more than thirty million albums sold worldwide, Jewel tells the story of her life, and the lessons learned from her experience and her music.     Living on a homestead in Alaska, Jewel learned to yodel at age five, and joined her parents’ entertainment act, working in hotels, honky-tonks, and biker bars. Behind a strong-willed family life with an emphasis on music and artistic talent, however, there was also instability, abuse, and trauma. At age fifteen, she moved out and tasked herself with a mission: to see if she could avoid being the kind of statistic that her past indicated for her future. Soon after, she was accepted to the prestigious Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan, and there she began writing her own songs as a means of expressing herself and documenting her journey to find happiness. Jewel was eighteen and homeless in San Diego when a radio DJ aired a bootleg version of one of her songs and it was requested into the top-ten countdown, something unheard-of for an unsigned artist. By the time she was twenty-one, her debut had gone multiplatinum.      There is much more to Jewel’s story, though, one complicated by family legacies, by crippling fear and insecurity, and by the extraordinary circumstances in which she managed to flourish and find happiness despite these obstacles. Along her road of self-discovery, learning to redirect her fate, Jewel has become an iconic singer and songwriter. InNever Broken she reflects on how she survived, and how writing songs, poetry, and prose has saved her life many times over. She writes lyrically about the natural wonders of Alaska, about pain and loss, about the healing power of motherhood, and about discovering her own identity years after the entire world had discovered the beauty of her songs. Nº de ref. de la librería 116456860

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 20,06
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Jewel
Editorial: Blue Rider Press (2015)
ISBN 10: 0399174338 ISBN 13: 9780399174339
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 2
Librería
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Blue Rider Press, 2015. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 0399174338

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 18,32
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,67
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda