"The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character and Achievement" by David Brooks
animated excerpt from Chapter 5 “Attachments”
publisher: Random House

narrator: David Brooks
live-drawing and director: Flash Rosenberg
video editor: Lin Sorensen


David Brooks, "The New York Times" columnist and bestselling author of "Bobos in Paradise," has long explored and explained the way we live. In this excerpt, a second grader named Harold struggles to do his homework, while his supportive mother desperately and creatively tries to help.

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