About the Book
Ever wonder why some towns are so popular? Lonely Planet named this town their favorite destination in the United States in 2017. Find out what makes Asheville, NC happy - and how you can be happier in your own town. This photo-essay book is filled with shots of the weird yet joyful denizens of this progressive, southern small city known for its beer that is fast becoming a model for future America. Essays on happiness, the science of joy and the nature of being "normal" finish out this gem written by a certified Life and Happiness Coach, university professor of English and published author. It will lift your spirit, might make you reassess your own life and point the way toward greater sustained joy in every moment.