- how taking a bike around Copenhagen makes its citizens happier;
- how older generations can help new parents find happiness; and
- why flying first class can cause so much air rage.
The Little Book of Lykke Summary and Review
by Meik Wiking
Has The Little Book of Lykke by Meik Wiking been sitting on your reading list? Pick up the key ideas in the book with this quick summary. Nearly anyone you talk to would agree that having a little more happiness in their life would be amazing. Well, what better place to look for it than Denmark, the country considered to be one of the happiest places on Earth. Author Meik Wiking has compiled the many reasons for Danish overall happiness, from transportation, to education, to community activism and charity work – there is plenty of data and research to back up the reasons these factors might affect happiness. So, if you’ve ever considered moving to Denmark to live the good life, it might help to look at why Denmark is so generally happy in the first place. You might even be able to stay in your home city, and instead, apply Danish life lessons to your current life, and you might come out of it a whole lot happier. In this book summary, you’ll also learn: