A new month, a new season, a new start for those of us looking to tweak our lives for the better. We've curated a list of books that we consider some of the go-to guides for finding enlightenment, overcoming fear, cultivating fulfillment, eliminating clutter, clearing the past, appreciating the moment, defining success, living in gratitude, loving yourself, and creating joy. Some are self-improvement classics you will recognize while others are new to the party. Happy reading!
The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World
by Dalai Lama (Author), Desmond Tutu (Author), Douglas Carlton Abrams (Author)
Two spiritual giants. Five days. One timeless question. Nobel Peace Prize Laureates His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu looked back on their long lives to answer a single burning question: How do we find joy in the face of life's inevitable suffering? In The Book of Joy, these two global heroes stare into the abyss and despair of our time and reveal how to live a life brimming with joy. Join them as they explore the nature of True Joy, confront each of the Obstacles of Joy, offer us the Eight Pillars of Joy, which provide the foundation for lasting happiness, and share their daily Joy Practices that anchor their own emotional and spiritual lives.
You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life
by Jen Sincero
Jen Sincero, cuts through the din of the self-help genre with her own verbal meat cleaver in You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life. In this refreshingly blunt how-to guide, Sincero, serves up 27 bite-sized chapters full of hilariously inspiring stories, life-changing insights, easy exercises and the occasional swear word. By the end of You Are a Badass, you will understand why you are how you are, how to love what you can't change, how to change what you don't love, and how to start living the kind of life you used to be jealous of.
Reinventing the Body, Resurrecting the Soul: How to Create a New You
By Deepak Chopra
In Reinventing the Body, Resurrecting the Soul, Deepak Chopra presents ten l