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Creative Block: Get Unstuck, Discover New Ideas. Advice & Projects from 50 Successful Artists

Danielle Krysa · Chronicle Books; First Edition edition
Format: Paperback

Creative block presents the most crippling - and unfortunately universal - challenge for artists. No longer! This chunky blockbuster of a book is chock-full of solutions for overcoming all manner of artistic impediment. The blogger behind The Jealous Curator interviews 50 successful international...
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The Future of God: A Practical Approach to Spirituality for Our Times

Deepak Chopra · Harmony; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

From the New York Times Bestselling Author. Can God be revived in a skeptical age? What would it take to give people a spiritual life more powerful than anything in the past? Deepak Chopra tackles these issues with eloquence and insight in this book. He proposes that God lies at the source...
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The 5 Second Rule: Transform your Life, Work, and Confidence with Everyday Courage

Mel Robbins · Savio Republic
Pages: 238
Format: Hardcover

How to enrich your life and destroy doubt in 5 seconds. Throughout your life, you've had parents, coaches, teachers, friends and mentors who have pushed you to be better than your excuses and bigger than your fears. What if the secret to having the confidence and courage to enrich your...
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The Priority List: A Teacher's Final Quest to Discover Life's Greatest Lessons

David Menasche · Touchstone
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Based on a beloved teacher's most popular lesson, The Priority List is a bold, inspirational story of learning, love, and legacy that challenges us to ask: What truly matters in life? David Menasche lived for his work as a high school English teacher. His passion inspired his students,...
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Creatures of a Day: And Other Tales of Psychotherapy

Irvin D Yalom · Basic Books
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

"All of us are creatures of a day," wrote Marcus Aurelius, "rememberer and remembered alike." In his long-awaited new collection of stories, renowned psychiatrist Irvin D. Yalom describes his patients' struggles - as well as his own - to come to terms with the two great...
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The Art of Asking

Amanda Palmer · Grand Central Publishing; Signed edition
Format: Hardcover

Rock star, crowdfunding pioneer, and TED speaker Amanda Palmer knows all about asking. Performing as a living statue in a wedding dress, she wordlessly asked thousands of passersby for their dollars. When she became a singer, songwriter, and musician, she was not afraid to ask her audience...
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Marriage Rescue: Overcoming Ten Deadly Sins in Failing Relationships

Gary Direnfeld · New Horizon Press
Format: Paperback

The honeymoon has ended. Issues are mounting – money, family, friends, drinking, online relationships. Sadly, if you’re reading Marriage Rescue, it’s likely you're experiencing marital turmoil and your marriage is not the idyllic union you imagined. But don’t...
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Levels of Life

Julian Barnes · Knopf
Format: Hardcover

An NPR Best Book of the YearA Daily Candy Best Book of the YearJulian Barnes, author of the Man Booker Prize–winning novel The Sense of an Ending, gives us his most powerfully moving book yet, beginning in the nineteenth century and leading seamlessly into an entirely personal account...
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Fire Up Your Life in Retirement: 101 Ways for Women to Reinvent Themselves

Catherine DePino · Paragon House
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Women want to be fulfilled in all areas of their lives and at all stages. They want to love and be loved. They want freedom from conflict and a peaceful existence. And when life doesn't meet these expectations, they want to be able to deal with their disappointments with strength and courage....
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Springboard: Launching Your Personal Search for Success

G. Richard Shell · Portfolio Hardcover
Format: Print book

Everyone knows that you are supposed to “follow your dream.”  But where is the road map to help you discover what that dream is?   You have just found it. In Springboard, award-winning author and teacher G. Richard Shell helps you find your future. His advice: Take...
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Carpe Diem: Seizing the Day in a Distracted World

Roman Alexander Krznaric · TarcherPerigee
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

We've all heard the saying "seize the day." But what does it really mean--and how can we use it to jumpstart our lives? In the age of distraction, carpe diem is more essential than ever, and yet many of us simply don't employ it in our lives.In this thought-provoking and empowering...
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Congratulations, by the way: Some Thoughts on Kindness

George Saunders · Random House Inc
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThree months after George Saunders gave a graduation address at Syracuse University, a transcript of that speech was posted on the website of The New York Times, where its simple, uplifting message struck a deep chord. Within days, it had been shared more than one million...
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The Secrets of Lost Cats: One Woman, Twenty Posters, and a New Understanding of Love

Dr. Nancy Davidson · St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

You've seen them. Hanging on telephone poles and posted on supermarket bulletin boards.But have you ever wondered about the stories behind them?When her orange tabby, Zak, disappeared, Nancy Davidson did what countless people before her had done. She made a lost cat poster. And after...
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