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The Secret Life of Fat: The Science Behind the Bodys Least Understood Organ and What It Means for You

Sylvia Tara · W.W. Norton & Company
Pages: 235
Format: Print book

This groundbreaking work of practical, popular science reveals that fat is much smarter than we think.Fat is an obsession, a dirty word, a subject of national handwringing -- and, according to biochemist Sylvia Tara, the least-understood part of our body.You may not love your fat, but your...
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How to Be a Person in the World: Ask Polly's Guide Through the Paradoxes of Modern Life

Heather Havrilesky · Doubleday
Pages: 258
Format: Print book

A collection of original, impassioned, and inspiring letters by the author of the popular advice column Ask PollyShould you quit your day job to follow your dreams? How do you rein in an overbearing mother? Will you ever stop dating wishy-washy, noncommittal guys? Should you put off having...
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The One Life We're Given: Finding the Wisdom That Waits in Your Heart

Mark Nepo · Atria Books
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

Beloved spiritual teacher, poet, and philosopher Mark Nepo returns to the inspiring short-chapter format of his #1 New York Times bestseller, The Book of Awakening, to map an insightful and resilient path for inhabiting the soul by engaging in the world.Mark Nepo has been called "one...
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Find the Good: Unexpected Life Lessons from a Small-Town Obituary Writer

Heather Lende · Algonquin Books
Format: Hardcover

As the obituary writer in a spectacularly beautiful but often dangerous spit of land in Alaska, Heather Lende knows something about last words and lives well lived. Now she's distilled what she's learned about how to live a more exhilarating and meaningful life into three words:...
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How to Choose a Partner

Susan Quilliam · Picador Usa
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

We don't have all the answers -- but we can help you choose a partner.Choosing a romantic partner is one of contemporary life's biggest adventures. But other aspects of modern living -- being globally more mobile, a fall in religious belief, social liberalization, and more job opportunities...
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Let's Talk about Death (over Dinner) : An Invitation and Guide to Life's Most Important Conversation

Michael Hebb · Da Capo Lifelong Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

For readers of Being Mortal and When Breath Becomes Air, the acclaimed founder of Death over Dinner offers a practical, inspiring guide to life's most difficult yet important conversation Of the many critical conversations we will all have throughout our lifetime, few are as important...
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From Heartbreak to Wholeness: The Hero's Journey to Joy

KRISTINE CARLSON · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A guidebook for discovering how heartbreak can become the doorway to profound meaning and joy from the bestselling co-creator of the Don't Sweat the Small Stuff SeriesIn 2006, after building the bestselling franchise Don't Sweat the Small Stuff with her husband Richard, Kristine Carlson...
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If You're in My Office, It's Already Too Late: A Divorce Lawyer's Guide to Staying Together

James J Sexton · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Hard-hitting divorce lawyer James Sexton shares his insights and wisdom from the front lines of divorce to keep you out of his office and improve your relationship.If You're in My Office, It's Already Too Late. James Sexton knows this. After dealing with more than a thousand clients whose...
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13 Things Mentally Strong Parents Don't Do: Raising Self-Assured Children and Training Their Brains for a Life of Happiness, Meaning, and Success

Amy Morin · William Morrow
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

The author of the international bestseller 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do turns her focus to parents, teaching them how to raise mentally strong and resilient children.Do today's children lack the flexibility and mental strength they need to cope with life's challenges in an increasingly...
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God Is Always Hiring: 50 Lessons for Finding Fulfilling Work

Regina Brett · Grand Central Publishing, 2015.
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Beloved columnist and bestselling author Regina Brett offers her special brand of uplifting, yet practical advice to help readers find fulfillment in their work . . . and to deal with unexpected challenges.
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The Thin Green Line: The Money Secrets of the Super Wealthy

Paul Sullivan · Simon & Schuster; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The "Wealth Matters" columnist of The New York Times reveals the habits, worldviews, and practices that lead to true wealth - and why it's more important to be "wealthy" than "rich."For the better part of the past decade, Paul Sullivan has written about...
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The 13th Gift: A True Story of a Christmas Miracle

Joanne Huist Smith · Harmony
Format: Hardcover

For readers of Richard Paul Evans and Greg Kincaid comes The 13th Gift, a heartwarming Christmas story about how a random act of kindness transformed one of the bleakest moments in a family's history into a time of strength and love.After the unexpected death of her husband, Joanne...
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Capacity: Create Laser Focus, Boundless Energy, and an Unstoppable Drive In Any Organization

Chris Johnson · Wiley
Pages: 226
Format: Hardcover

Optimize your talent by removing the obstacles in their path Capacity is a proven system for bringing the best out of your team-and yourself. Matt and Chris Johnson set the mark on how to succeed in the future with their energizing message, humorous stories and their generational differences....
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Unplug: A Simple Guide to Meditation for Busy Skeptics and Modern Soul Seekers

Suze Yalof Schwartz · Harmony
Pages: 212
Format: Hardcover

A modernized approach to meditation will appeal to anyone, even if - especially if - you believe you have no time, you can't sit still, or that "it's just not you."Whether you're a Fortune 500 CEO or someone bogged down with a never-ending to-do list, the proven secret to being...
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The Yogi Code: Seven Universal Laws of Infinite Success

Yogi Cameron. · Atria/Enliven Books
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Thousands of years of Yoga and Ayurveda wisdom are distilled into a code of seven daily practices that enable the modern, busy person to look better, feel better, and live a stress-free life.While most of us think of Yoga as a series of poses, the path of the Yogi goes far beyond the mat into...
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