Peter Lawrence


Peter Lawrence was born and raised in Singapore and currently lives all over the world. He has been able to retire well before the normal retirement age not because he won a lottery, inherited wealth, or joined a start-up. In fact, he has humble beginnings. Peter attributes his early retirement to his minimalist lifestyle.

His first book, The Happy Minimalist is the premier book on minimalism that paved the way for other authors on this genre.

Peter holds a Bachelor in Information Technology and an Executive MBA.

Where to find Peter Lawrence online


Non-possession: seeking intense simplicity and the good life
A short film done by Fair Companies on author's lifestyle and philosophy.


For The Thinking Sapiens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
For The Thinking Sapiens, presents musings about people, faith, success, love, hope, wisdom, fortitude, truth, money and work. It will certainly make you re-think about what matters in life and offer a model for daily living. The short essays have been deliberately choreographed such that there is a subtle link between the essays in the various chapters. Expect a dash of dry humor.
Spiritual Health
Price: Free! Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
This book is not meant to be a deep theological study on Christian Guidance. It focuses on the basics of the Christian faith and useful Biblical verses to help one guide through life. It is meant to be simple enough that one can easily review it regularly. To your Spiritual Health.
The Happy Minimalist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,210. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration
The Happy Minimalist is an easy read that is both timely and timeless. Written by someone who actually lives the life he advocates and consequently enjoys the many benefits of it. The author walked away from a well paying job well before the normal retirement age. He does not depend on any drugs — prescribed or otherwise. These and many more are the benefits of being a minimalist.

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