Genre: Psychology

Book Review: Reading People: How Seeing the World through the Lens of Personality Changes Everything by Anne Bogel

Posted November 28, 2017 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Book Review: Reading People: How Seeing the World through the Lens of Personality Changes Everything by Anne Bogel

ISBN: 9780801072918 Reading People by Anne Bogel Published by Baker Publishing Group on September 19th 2017 Genres: Religion, Christian Life, Personal Growth, Self-Help, General, Psychology, Personality Pages: 224 Format: ebook Buy on Amazon Goodreads If the viral Buzzfeed-style personality quizzes are any indication, we are collectively obsessed with the idea of defining and knowing ourselves […]

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Book Review: This Is Where You Belong: The Art and Science of Loving the Place You Live by Melody Warnick

Posted October 17, 2017 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Book Review: This Is Where You Belong: The Art and Science of Loving the Place You Live by Melody Warnick

ISBN: 9780143129660 This Is Where You Belong by Melody Warnick Published by Penguin on July 4th 2017 Genres: Psychology, Mental Health, Self-Help, Personal Growth, Happiness, Social Science, Sociology, General Pages: 320 Format: ebook Source: bought Buy on Amazon Goodreads In the spirit of Gretchen Rubin’s megaseller The Happiness Project and Eric Weiner’s The Geography of […]

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Rising Strong by Brené Brown

Posted November 5, 2015 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Rising Strong by Brené Brown

ISBN: 9780812995831 Rising Strong by Brené Brown Published by Random House Publishing Group on August 25th 2015 Genres: Self-Help, Motivational & Inspirational, Psychology, Emotions, Business & Economics, Motivational Pages: 336 Format: ebook Source: bought Goodreads #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER When we deny our stories, they define us. When we own our stories, we get […]

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Book Review: SuperBetter: A Revolutionary Approach to Getting Stronger, Happier, Braver and More Resilient -Powered by the Science of Games by Jane McGonigal

Posted October 15, 2015 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Book Review: SuperBetter: A Revolutionary Approach to Getting Stronger, Happier, Braver and More Resilient -Powered by the Science of Games by Jane McGonigal

ISBN: 9780698185500 SuperBetter by Jane McGonigal Published by Penguin on September 15th 2015 Genres: Self-Help, Personal Growth, Happiness, Psychology, General, Games, Video & Electronic Pages: 400 Format: ebook Source: bought Buy on Amazon Goodreads An innovative guide to living gamefully, based on the program that has already helped nearly half a million people achieve remarkable […]

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My Age of Anxiety

Posted January 16, 2015 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
My Age of Anxiety

My Age of Anxiety by Scott Stossel Published by Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group on 2014 Genres: Anxieties & Phobias, Biography & Autobiography, History, Neuropsychology, Personal Memoirs, Psychology, Psychopathology Pages: 400 Goodreads A riveting, revelatory, and moving account of the author's struggles with anxiety, and of the history of efforts by scientists, philosophers, and writers to […]

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The How of Happiness

The How of Happiness

From GoodReads: You can change your personal capacity for happiness. Research psychologist Sonja Lyubomirsky’s pioneering concept of the 40% solution shows you how My Review: This book shows you steps you can take to increase your own happiness. It explains that we have a set point for happiness and 40 percent of that is in […]

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Spark- A Book Review

Posted March 15, 2012 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Spark- A Book Review

I must admit I thought that this book was going to be about how to become more creative. Instead it is based off the radio show 360 and it talks about how famous people get their creative juice flowing. Even though it was not exactly about what I thought I still found it an enjoyable […]

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Review: Darkness Visible

Posted April 13, 2011 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Review: Darkness Visible

It is a short book but it packs a powerful punch.This is from the author that brought is Sophie’s Choice. This is a powerful memoir about how the author suffered and overcame depression. There are a lot of “depression” memoirs out there today. While all give a peek into what’s it’s like to live with depression very few come with […]

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Flow

Posted November 8, 2010 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Flow

Flow by Mihaly Csikszent Published by Harper Collins on March 13th 1991 Genres: General, Psychology Pages: 303 Goodreads The world’s foremost producer of personal development and motivational audio programs gives you the tools to unleash the secret of peak performance. Remember the last time that you were so focused, so motivated that you felt at […]

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Bibliotherpy: The Girls Guide to Books for Every Phase of our Lives

Posted August 28, 2010 by Hillary in Book Reviews / 0 Comments
Bibliotherpy: The Girls Guide to Books for Every Phase of our Lives

ISBN: 9780440508977 Bibliotherapy by Nancy K. PeskeBeverly West Published by Dell Pub. on 2001 Genres: Literary Criticism, General, Books & Reading, Psychology, Reference, Bibliographies & Indexes Pages: 257 Format: Paperback Source: bought Goodreads Because women read books differently than guys do… Every woman knows … books are more than a way to kill time on […]

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