Big Magic is the book that’ll give you the courage you need to pursue your creative interests by showing you how to deal with your fears, notice ideas and act on them and take the stress out of creation.
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
In his landmark bestseller The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell redefined how we understand the world around us. Now, in Blink, he revolutionizes the way we understand the world within.
Bounce: The Myth of Talent and the Power of Practice
Essential reading for an astounding summer of sport; If you’ve ever wondered what makes a champion, Bounce has the answer.
What are the real secrets of sporting success, and what lessons do they offer about life? Why doesn’t Tiger Woods “choke”? Why are the best figure skaters those that have fallen over the most and why has one small street in Reading produced more top table tennis players than the rest of the country put together.
Two-time Olympian and sports writer and broadcaster Matthew Syed draws on the latest in neuroscience and psychology to uncover the secrets of our top athletes and introduces us to an extraordinary cast of characters, including the East German athlete who became a man, and her husband – and the three Hungarian sisters who are all chess grandmasters. Bounce is crammed with fascinating stories and statistics.
Looking at controversial questions such as whether talent is more important than practice, drugs in sport (and life) and whether black people really are faster runners, the mind-bending Bounce is a must-read for the hardened sports nut or brand new convert.
Essential Zen Habits: Mastering the Art of Change, Briefly
Essential Zen Habits shares a method and a six-week program for changing a habit, and outlines steps needed to quit bad habits, deal with life struggles, and find mindfulness. All in a very brief format of "just do this" instructions, no fluff whatsoever.
Everyone Deserves to Sparkle
At one time or another in life, most people wonder about what makes them different and how they can make a difference. The key to understanding and fulfilling your purpose is to discover what treasures lay within and developing and utilising your gifts. Vome focuses on your “sparkle”—what makes you uniquely you. And that sparkle manifests during every stage of your own personal metamorphosis. A caterpillar spends quality time developing in the chrysalis before emerging as a breathtakingly beautiful butterfly. And there’s no reason why you shouldn’t shine during every phase of life. You can sparkle in every season. Discovering and understanding your unique design, finding the purpose for your unique design and developing yourself to fit that purpose is a process. We go through different stages in our lives on our journey towards becoming what we are intended to be. The journey to becoming your most realised self is one that should be embraced and enjoyed. Vome helps you do just that with this eye-opening guide to discovering and loving yourself. Life is a process. Dive in, and learn how to sparkle during every minute of it!
According to the UNICEF global database (2016), there are 1.1billion girls in the world today. Incase you didn’t get it, that’s 1,100,000,000 young vibrant and powerful girls that can change the world, and you are one of them.
How to stop worrying and start living
Fascinating to read and easy to apply, How to Stop Worrying and Start Living deals with fundamental emotions and life-changing ideas. There's no need to live with worry and anxiety that keep you from enjoying a full, active life!
In the Meantime: A Guide for the Mature single
In this book, Abisola talks about how some single people go around in circles because of
repeated mistakes that cause their relationships to break. She considers some hard truths,
using her own life as an example of how bad dating habits can create a roller coaster of
emotional problems. She writes about what it means to pick right and how a person’s choice
of a spouse can literally make or break the person, admonishing mature singles not to settle
for the sake of being married.
Joyfully Together: Keys to Enjoying Your Relationship
Every marriage has its fair share of misunderstandings; what permits a marriage to survive is how the couple handles that conflict. This book provides answers to questions like how to manage the problems that unavoidably arise in relationships and how to keep the love in the relationship blossoming. With her vast experience spanning over several years of marriage and marriage counseling, the author shares practical ways to deal with the intricacies of marriage and the challenges accompanied with it. This book makes emphasis on the issues that evolve in relationships between married couples, as well as singles who plan to get married someday. It provides secrets on how to have a more beautiful and blessed relationship. It also discloses important facts and realities that singles ought to pay immense attention to in relationships before tying the knot. Many single Christians are somewhat confused as to where to draw the line when it comes to the physical expression of love in their relationships. Acts such as kissing, smooching, masturbation, oral sex, etc., do not necessarily involve penetration and ejaculation. Nevertheless, they are practices that fit into the definition of the word 'sexual' this book attempts to clarify such doubts.
(Listed as Amazon's No. 1 hot new release in Oct. - Dec. 2017,) Liberty Dancehouse tells the compelling story of two college students - Agna and Ela who sought a remedy for their undesirable feeling of loneliness. The ladies would find out that there are unforeseen hurdles on the way to their destination. Their frustrating and undesirable experiences led them to discoveries which made immense impact on their personalities, behaviours and mental health. You'll get lost, but don't stay lost!
This small yet powerful book engages the power of metaphors to explain the pragmatic steps in reaching any goal, in a way that both young and old can easily understand. It shares principles which, when applied can empower anybody to achieve their dreams, overcome their fears and experience true liberty!
The ultimate form of power is mastery. Robert Greene has spent a lifetime studying the laws of power: now he shares the secret path to greatness travelled by historys most powerful people.
The objective of this book is to explain what it will take to bring about the kind of positive transformation that our nation and other undeveloped nations need to leapfrog in economic, social and political development to become the developed nations.
After the sudden death of her husband, Sheryl Sandberg felt certain that she and her children would never feel pure joy again. “I was in ‘the void,’” she writes, “a vast emptiness that fills your heart and lungs and restricts your ability to think or even breathe.” Her friend Adam Grant, a psychologist at Wharton, told her there are concrete steps people can take to recover and rebound from life-shattering experiences. We are not born with a fixed amount of resilience. It is a muscle that everyone can build.