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  • Published: 2 March 2021
  • ISBN: 9781846046391
  • Imprint: Rider
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 400
  • RRP: $22.99

The Road Less Travelled

A New Psychology of Love, Traditional Values and Spiritual Growth




The ten million copy New York Times bestselling personal development classic.


'Life is difficult. This is a great truth, one of the greatest truths.'

A timeless classic in personal development, The Road Less Travelled is a landmark work that has inspired millions. Drawing on the experiences of his career as a psychiatrist, Scott Peck combines scientific and spiritual views to guide us through the difficult, painful times in life by showing us how to confront our problems through the key principles of discipline, love and grace.

Teaching us how to distinguish dependency from love, how to become a more sensitive parent and how to connect with your true self, this incredible book is the key to accepting and overcoming life's challenges and achieving a higher level of self-understanding.

  • Published: 2 March 2021
  • ISBN: 9781846046391
  • Imprint: Rider
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 400
  • RRP: $22.99

About the author

M. Scott Peck

A graduate of both Harvard University and Case Western Reserve, Dr Peck served in the Army Medical Corps from 1963 to 1972 and had a private practice in psychiatry from 1972 to 1983. He also devoted much of his time and financial resources to the work of the Foundation for Community Encouragement, a nonprofit organization which he and his wife, Lily, helped found in 1984. His bestselling books include The Road Less Travelled and Beyond, A World Waiting to Be Born, and What Return Can I Make? Dr Peck died in 2005.

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Praise for The Road Less Travelled

A brilliant self-help book, which I found genuinely inspiring...I love this book, it's my spiritual refuge and I'm certain everyone will find something to console them within these pages.

Boy George, Sunday Express

Not just a book but a spontaneous act of generosity

The Washington Post

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