John Leland

This is a photo of John Leland. John is wearing a white shirt and a blue sport coat. He has brown hair. Photo credit: Jeremy Amar


John Leland is a reporter and award-winning journalist at The New York Times, where he wrote a yearlong series that became the basis for his book, “Happiness Is a Choice You Make,” published in 2018. The book is an enduring collection of lessons from America’s fastest-growing age group that emphasizes, above all, the extraordinary influence we wield over the quality of our lives.

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