About the book
A member of the Taliban who inspires tears of hope.
A young boy who forgives his rapist.
A country on the brink of drowning.
The most famous bakery security guard on the planet.
Humanity desperately needs a new story to believe in, and this is it.
The Happiest will wake you up and let you fall in love with humanity again, as you come face to face with a crazy cross-section of hidden heroes who offer answers to the hardest questions that we as a human family must confront.
Coupled with the latest science, and told through the eyes of a man who has witnessed, from his own trauma, what it is to shine a light in dark places, The Happiest holds a weight that will break you, before giving you the tools to rebuild and discover your happiest self.
This book follows the unthinkable journey of author and adventurer Mike Worsman, as he sells his house, quits his cushy media career and travels across six continents, visiting more than 60 countries, in order to interview, observe and share stories about the happiest (and unhappiest) people, places and ideas on Earth.