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  • I Really Needed This Today

  • Words to Live By
  • By: Hoda Kotb
  • Narrated by: Hoda Kotb
  • Length: 4 hrs and 30 mins

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I Really Needed This Today

By: Hoda Kotb
Narrated by: Hoda Kotb
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From New York Times best-selling author and beloved Today show anchor Hoda Kotb comes an inspiring collection of quotes - drawn from her own personal favorites featured on her enormously popular Instagram account - that offer wisdom, courage, and hope.

Several years ago, Today show host Hoda Kotb began posting a variety of quotes on her Instagram page. Some were penned by a favorite writer; others offered a dose of love or laughter. Just when she thought the quotes were meaningful only to her, a funny thing started happening - reactions poured in from thousands of people who were just as moved. The quotes weren't just providing inspiration to Hoda, they were comforting and connecting people. So many of their comments read, "I really needed this today," a phrase that inspired the book's title.

In I Really Needed This Today, Hoda not only shares 365 sayings and quotes, she writes about the people and experiences that have pushed her to challenge boundaries, embrace change, and explore relationships to their fullest. Written with her signature wit and warmth, this audiobook is the ideal companion to listen to in bed or to bring with you on-the-go to keep you motivated, recharged, and inspired each day.

©2019 Hoda Kotb (P)2019 Penguin Audio

Critic reviews

“With Hoda's signature warmth and humor, this book collects her favorite quotes and pairs them with reflections on their meaning for a stocking stuffer any Today fan would love. It will find an immediate place on her bedside table, for a quick morning pick-me-up or a sweet sendoff to each day.” (Good Housekeeping)

“Written with the same wit and warmth viewers see every morning on Today.” (Parade)

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