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Self-help & personal development

See below for a selection of the latest books from Self-help & personal development category. Presented with a red border are the Self-help & personal development books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Self-help & personal development books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Arise from Grass to Greatness

Arise from Grass to Greatness

Author: Mentor Excel Osamwenyobo Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/10/2020

A detailed self-improvement book presented in four parts with the third and fourth awaiting publication that takes a reader step-by-step how to achieve great success, written by a celebrated authority on personal development. While there are many self-help books that promise the world, there are very few that answer the age-long question of how to achieve great success. Arise from Grass to Greatness: Parts One and Two fill the gap by showcasing the step-by-step principles of how to move from poverty to prosperity in an organized whole. Written by one of the world's top authorities on personal development, these parts are unique because the greatness blueprint they unveil is applicable to individuals, organizations and nations. The success formula answers all questions and it can be applied to every aspect of life encompassing career, education, family, marriage, business, finances, health, religion and relationship. In fourteen chronological steps, the first five covered by Parts One and Two, the four parts take the reader through practical universal principles that people can use to discover their selves, make the most of their innate endowments, and achieve the greatest possible. Think of Bill Gates and the personal computer (PC); Thomas Edison and incandescent light bulb; the Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur, and the airplane. Remember the G8 nations and the Fortune Global 500 companies amongst others. The majority of people are unsuccessful today, not because they are unlucky, but because they never discovered this principle - or if they did, they used it rather haphazardly or in bits and pieces. Learn how to harness your success and achieve the unachievable today. The following two parts will be published soon.

A Beginner's Guide to the Universe

A Beginner's Guide to the Universe

Author: Mike Dooley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/10/2020

International bestselling author Mike Dooley returns with a new book bursting with life lessons and wisdom for a brave new world. Written as bite-sized lessons from a father to his daughter, A Beginner's Guide to the Universe is Life's Little Instruction Book for a modern world, delivering thoughtful and useful advice for generations old and young. With his characteristic compassion and insight, Mike Dooley shares his wisdom on topics including family and relationships; power and responsibility; adversity and bouncing back from it; and heaven, angels and God. This is a book of timeless wisdom that will grow with a generation and leave a mark for years to come; the perfect gift for long-time fans of Dooley and new readers alike.

The Little Book of Light

The Little Book of Light

Author: Mikaela Katherine (Mikaela Katherine Jones) Jones Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/10/2020

The Prosperity Principles

The Prosperity Principles

Author: Joel (Joel Fotinos ) Fotinos Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/10/2020

The Little Book of Kindness

The Little Book of Kindness

Author: Joanna Gray Format: Hardback Release Date: 15/10/2020

Whether you pay someone a compliment or surprise a colleague with a pick-me-up coffee at lunchtime, even the smallest gestures have the power to make a big difference. The Little Book of Kindness will help you introduce small acts into your daily routine. A little kindness goes a long way!

On Making Art & Being an Artist

On Making Art & Being an Artist

Author: Kent Nerburn Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/10/2020

A rallying cry for artists. When Kent Nerburn received a letter from a young woman questioning a life in the arts, the writer and artist was struck by how closely her questions mirrored the doubts and yearnings of his own youth. So Nerburn resolved that he would write his own letter: one of welcome and encouragement to all young artists setting out on the same strange and magical journey, sharing the wisdom of a life spent working in the arts. From struggles with money and the bitterness of rejection, to spiritual questions of inspiration and authenticity, On Making Art & Being an Artist offers insight, solace and courage to help young artists on the winding road to creative fulfilment. Tender and joyous, it is a celebration of art's power to transform the human experience.

The Breakup Hair Handbook

The Breakup Hair Handbook

Author: Jenna Luecke Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/10/2020

A funny, lighthearted guide to heartbreak hairdos, and a supportive companion for anyone navigating the end of a relationship. The Breakup Hair Handbook is part style guide, part catharsis, and part smash-the-patriarchy style manifesto. With quirky illustrations and empowering heart-healing activities, this book will inspire readers to work through their heartbreak and embrace their own unique style. Laid out as a catalogue of haircuts, The Breakup Hair Handbook encourages readers to choose a style that speaks to them, celebrates the power of women, and promotes self-expression.

The Final 8th

The Final 8th

Author: Bridgit Dengel Gaspard, Hal Stone Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/10/2020

Give Yourself Margin

Give Yourself Margin

Author: Stacie Bloomfield Format: Hardback Release Date: 15/10/2020

A gorgeously illustrated interactive guide to changing your mindset, rekindling creativity, and embracing imperfection. Give yourself margin is a sewing maxim about leaving enough excess fabric to account for potential mistakes. This book is about giving yourself the space-the mental margin-to reconnect with your creative self by trying new things and, yes, even by failing sometimes. With lush illustrations, empowering interactive prompts, and inspiring personal stories, Give Yourself Margin is the perfect gift for anyone who is looking to rediscover their spark.

Self-Care for Empaths

Self-Care for Empaths

Author: Tanya Carroll Richardson Format: Hardback Release Date: 15/10/2020

Balance your unique emotional and energetic sensitivities-and avoid taking on other people's feelings-with these 100 practical activities, rituals, and quizzes, designed specifically for empaths everywhere! If you are an empath, you understand that your unique sensitivity-unusually high awareness of surrounding emotions and energies-can sometimes feel like a challenge. You may find yourself overwhelmed by large groups, worn out by other people's emotions, or inexplicably uncomfortable in certain places. Finding the time and space-and having the empath-specific tools-to rest, recharge, and reconnect with your own emotions and energy is vital for your self-care. Finally, there's a book that helps you do just that! In Self-Care for Empaths, you'll find 100 exercises, quizzes, and rituals that you can incorporate in your daily life to keep you feeling centered, grounded, and energized, including: -Techniques to help you avoid becoming overwhelmed and drained, like building in healthy retreat and recovery time. -Tools for setting stronger boundaries, like learning how to tune in or more mindfully tune out of other people's energies and emotions. -Tricks for remembering that you're not responsible for other people's emotions so you can avoid people-pleasing, rescuing, and codependency. -And tips for honoring your personal gifts and skills, like exercises to connect to the deeper meaning and purpose of your empath nature. With Self-Care for Empaths, you'll learn how easy it can be to incorporate self-care techniques into your daily routine to stay relaxed, refreshed, and enjoy the magic of your empath abilities.

Wise as F*ck

Wise as F*ck

Author: Gary John Bishop Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/10/2020

When facts, figures, knowledge and everything you think you know is turned on its head, where do you turn to? How does one cope? Gary has taught thousands of people how to unf*ck themselves and now he's going to show how to get wise as f*ck - so we can sail through the sh*tstorms of life. His answer to this is wisdom. Gary believes that in order to live a powerful, meaningful existence that carries you beyond adversity, you need something that lives outside of your everyday responses, a voice that's independent, reliable and brings you back to a settled place. Wisdom gets your sh*t together, through the sh*tstorms - it will give provide you with pause, perspective and actionable insight aside from the rollercoaster of feelings brought about by unexpected circumstances. Wise as F*ck is the essential lifejacket to ensure you sail to the shore across the morass of waves. The show must and always does go on, whether you're ready or not. And after reading and engaging with Gary's latest lessons, you will be better equipped to face anything and rise up once more.