It's Not Easy Being Green

  • by Jim Henson, The Muppets, Friends
  • Narrated by John Lithgow, Whoopi Goldberg, Jerry Nelson
  • 1 hrs and 5 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

There are few things that evoke such a universal feeling of warmth and humor as the work of Jim Henson. In his own words, as well as those of some of his best-known characters like Kermit the Frog and Ernie, we'll get a glimpse of the philosophy and humor that was so essential to Jim's creations. We'll also get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the collaborative spirit of this gentle artistic genius from the people Jim knew, loved, and inspired. This uplifting collection of quotes, stories, anecdotes, songs, and insights gives new life to Jim's magical world. With chapters titled Dynamite Determination; Listen to Your Heart; Together We Can Do It; It Starts When We're Kids; and A Part of Everything and Everyone, It's Not Easy Being Green is by turns entertaining, inspiring, and laugh-out-loud funny, reminding us that every day counts. Readers young and old will cherish this collection.
Culled from The Jim Henson Company archives, program transcripts, personal letters, and interviews, along with some of Jim's never-before-published writings, It's Not Easy Being Green is a testament to the legacy of a man who changed the way we see the world.


What the Critics Say

2005 Audie Award Nominee, Inspirational/Spiritual


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Customer Reviews

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Could be better

To me, there is no real story being told. Just one quote after another. A bit of a disapointment.
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- Franka

One if my favorites!

I constantly battle with pessimism and this book is the best remedy! It provides you with inspiration and quotes you can utilize everyday for a better life!
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 09-26-2005
  • Publisher: Hyperion AudioBooks