The Secret Door to Success

The Secret Door to Success

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by Florence Scovel Shinn, Mina Parker
     
 

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Florence Scovel Shinn (September 24, 1871, Camden, New Jersey - October 17, 1940) was an American artist and book illustrator who became a New Thought spiritual teacher and metaphysical writer in her middle years. In New Thought circles, she is best known for her first book, The Game of Life and How to Play It (1925).

Shinn expressed her philosophy as:

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Overview

Florence Scovel Shinn (September 24, 1871, Camden, New Jersey - October 17, 1940) was an American artist and book illustrator who became a New Thought spiritual teacher and metaphysical writer in her middle years. In New Thought circles, she is best known for her first book, The Game of Life and How to Play It (1925).

Shinn expressed her philosophy as:

The invisible forces are ever working for man who is always 'pulling the strings' himself, though he does not know it. Owing to the vibratory power of words, whatever man voices, he begins to attract.

-The Game of Life, Florence Scovel Shinn

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781619400245
Publisher:
Hampton Roads Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2012
Series:
Create the Life You Want
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
311 KB

Meet the Author

Florence Scovel Shinn (1871-1940)A well-known writer of self-help books in the early twentieth century, Florence Scovel Shinn was a children’s literature illustrator as well as a New Thought metaphysical author and teacher. Her main philosophy focuses on the power of positive thinking and her writings often include true stories from her clients to prove how positive thoughts and attitudes really do lead to happiness and success. Shinn’s works include Your Word is Your Wand (1928), The Secret Door to Success (1940), and her first and most well-known book, The Game of Life and How to Play It (1925).

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Mina Parker is a freelance writer, editor, and mom. Her other books for Conari are Half Full, Mother Is a Verb, 100 Good Wishes for Baby and Her Inspiration. She has also worked as an actor, a grant writer, and an administrator for several non-profits. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and son.

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The Secret Door to Success 4.5 out of 5 based on 1 ratings. 2 reviews.
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Helpful thoughts and ideas. Confirming ideas used by many people through the years.