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Bestselling author Jon Gordon shares powerful and practical ways to overcome fear, anxiety, and stress

The Garden: A Spiritual Fable About Ways to Overcome Fear, Anxiety, and Stress

The Garden is an enlightening and encouraging fable that aims to help readers overcome The 5 D’s (doubt, distortion (negative thoughts), discouragement, distractions and division in order to find more peace, focus, connection and happiness. Gordon tells a story of teenage twins dealing with common everyday challenges, who through the help of a neighbor’s special garden, find practical strategies to overcome the fear, anxiety, and stress in their lives.

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 1:30 pm EDT
"My hope in writing this book is that it will be part of the solution society needs to address the massive increase in people struggling with fear, stress and anxiety. It’s a battle but I believe we can win it."

Bestselling author Jon Gordon returns this Summer with the new fable, The Garden: A Spiritual Fable About Ways to Overcome Fear, Anxiety, and Stress. Set to be published on June 30th, The Garden is a different kind of fable from the business and leadership author. Gordon, who is the author of 20 books and 8 best sellers that have sold over 4.5 million copies, wrote The Garden to help people deal with the growing epidemic of fear, stress and anxiety.

 “My hope in writing this book is that it will be part of the solution society needs to address the massive increase in people struggling with fear, stress and anxiety. It’s a battle but I believe we can win it.”

An expert on leadership, mental toughness, and teamwork, Gordon combines his experience in coaching mindset and positivity in the life-changing story, The Garden, and infuses thought-provoking ideas, practical strategies, and a framework to overcome fear with faith. Gordon has worked with countless leaders, students, companies like Snapchat, Dell, Campbell’s Soup and California Pizza Kitchen, and athletic teams like The Los Angeles Dodgers, Miami Heat, LA Rams, the Texas Rangers, Clemson Football, and more, sharing proven strategies to stay positive and overcome adversity, stress, and other challenges.

The Garden shares the story of teenage twins, Jay and Kay, who deal with the anxiety and stress that many teenagers face. Their neighbor and old family friend, Mr. Erwin, shows the twins a special garden in his backyard that serves as a place and metaphor for Mr. Erwin to share a powerful paradigm and strategies for the teens to overcome their fear, anxiety, and stress.

With practical takeaways for readers to apply to their own lives, The Garden lays out how by feeding the positive and weeding the negative you can overcome your struggles and circumstances to create a brighter and better future. Currently available for pre-order, The Garden will be available wherever books and ebooks are sold on June 30th.

About The Book:

The Garden: A Spiritual Fable About Ways to Overcome Fear, Anxiety, and Stress by Jon Gordon (June 2020, Wiley, ISBN: 9781119430322, 160 pages, $17.00). For more information, visit: Wiley.com.

About Jon Gordon:

Jon Gordon has inspired millions of readers around the world. He is the author of 20 books, including eight bestsellers: The Energy Bus, The Carpenter, Training Camp, You Win in the Locker Room First, The Power of Positive Leadership, The Power of a Positive Team, The Coffee Bean, and Stay Positive. He is passionate about developing positive leaders, organizations, and teams. For more information, visit: JonGordon.com

 


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