Alain de Botton
Publisher: The School of Life
Alain de Botton was born in Zurich, Switzerland in 1969 and now lives in London. He is a writer of essayistic books that have been described as a ‘philosophy of everyday life.’ He has written on love, travel, architecture and literature. His books have been bestsellers in 30 countries. He also started and helps to run a school in London called The School of Life, dedicated to a new vision of education.