In Quiet, Susan Cain argues that we dramatically undervalue introverts and shows how much we lose in doing so. She charts the rise of the Extrovert Ideal throughout the twentieth century and explores how deeply it has come to permeate our culture.
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Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking - Susan Cain. This book! Reading it now and I feel like I've finally found someone who understands me. This is who I was before people told me who I needed to be.