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The 5 Elements of Effective Thinking

Edward B. Burger · Princeton University Press; 7.7.2012 edition
Format: Hardcover

The 5 Elements of Effective Thinking presents practical, lively, and inspiring ways for you to become more successful through better thinking. The idea is simple: You can learn how to think far better by adopting specific strategies. Brilliant people aren't a special breed--they just...
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The Road Less Traveled And Beyond : Spiritual Growth In An Age Of Anxiety

M Scott Peck · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 314
Format: Book

The founder of the Foundation for Community Encouragement shares his insights into life, drawing on his counseling experience to lead readers to the spiritual simplicity that lies on the other side of complexity and explaining how to cope with the fears, shortcomings, and foibles of life....
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Mindset: The New Psychology of Success

Carol S Dweck · Random House
Pages: 276
Format: Print book

World-renowned Stanford University psychologist Carol Dweck, in decades of research on achievement and success, has discovered a truly groundbreaking idea - the power of our mindset.

Dweck explains why it's not just our abilities and talent that bring us success - but whether...
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The Little Things: Why You Really Should Sweat the Small Stuff

Andy Andrews · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

Have you ever wondered why we spend so much time and energy thinking about the big challenges in our lives when all the evidence proves it's actually the little things that change everything? That's right ... Absolutely everything. New York Times bestselling author Andy Andrews...
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Finish First: Winning Changes Everything

Scott Hamilton · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Go for the win! Achieve excellence and be better than you've ever been!

In his years as a professional ice-skater, Olympic Gold Medalist Scott Hamilton learned to embrace the mind-set of working hard to "beat" the competition. But it seems competition has gotten a bad rap these...

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There's a Better Day A-Comin': How to Find the Upside During the Down Times

Ronda Rich · Running Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

In a time when all the news seems bad, people are searching for a little dose of hope. For those in the thick of troubling times, Ronda Rich offers heaping helpings of comfort and sound advice in There's A Better Day A-Comin'. Here Rich shares stories of courage, spunk, and perseverance...
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Real Life: Preparing for the 7 Most Challenging Days of Your Life

Phillip C McGraw · Free Press
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

Now in paperback from the #1 New York Times bestselling author and advice guru, Dr. Phil:a practical and inspiring guide to overcoming life's seven biggest crises. Sooner or later, every adult faces a potentially devastating situation. Dealing with a traumatic event:whether it's...
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Unshakable Hope: Building Our Lives on the Promises of God

· Thomas Nelson
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Is what you're anchored to stronger than what you're going through? The answer to that question changes everything. In Unshakable Hope, pastor and New York Times bestselling author Max Lucado offers encouraging, practical guidance for overcoming difficult circumstances, renewing inner...

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Spiritual Connections: How to Find Spirituality Throughout All the Relationships in Your Life

Sylvia Browne · Hay House; 1ST edition
Pages: 175
Format: Hardcover

Have you ever wondered why some relationships are wonderful and others are just catastrophic and tragic? Why do we get along with some people and with others just seem to constantly engage in bitter fighting? In this fascinating and helpful book, internationally renowned psychic Sylvia...
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Peaks and Valleys: Making Good And Bad Times Work For You--At Work And In Life

Spencer Johnson · Atria Books, 2009.
Pages: 103
Format: Print book

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Who Moved My Cheese?, a brilliant new parable that shows readers how to stay calm and successful, even in the most challenging of environments.A young man lives unhappily in a valley. One day he meets an old man who lives on a mountain peak....
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Reclaiming Joy: A Primer for Widows

Ella Wall Prichard · 1845 Books
Pages: 239
Format: Hardcover

Nearly a million women are widowed each year in the United States. Hardly anyone is prepared for the days, months, and years that follow the loss.New widows grieve, but they also battle psychological, spiritual, and social upheaval from all directions. From discovering a new identity to finding...
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Wish Granted: 25 Stories of Strength and Resilience from America's Favorite Athletes

Make-A-Wish® with Don Yaeger · HarperOne
Format: Hardcover

“Those kids are my heroes and by actively deciding to help them continue their fight with a little more hope, you’re one of my heroes, too.”—Michael Jordan, from the IntroductionPoignant stories from this nation’s best loved athletes include Michael Jordan,...
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Too Soon Old, Too Late Smart: Thirty True Things You Need to Know Now

Gordon Livingston · Da Capo Lifelong
Pages: 168
Format: Paperback

After service in Vietnam, as a surgeon for the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment in 1968-69, at the height of the war, Dr. Gordon Livingston returned to the U.S. and began work as a psychiatrist. In that capacity, he has listened to people talk about their lives-what works, what doesn't,...
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How to Be Parisian Wherever You Are: Love, Style, and Bad Habits

Anne Berest · Doubleday
Format: Hardcover

From four stunning and accomplished French women -- at last -- a fresh and spirited take on what it really means to be a Parisienne how they dress, entertain, have fun and attempt to behave themselves. In short, frisky sections, these Parisian women give you their very original views on style,...
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