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13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do

From Amy Morin, author of "13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do", the article that went viral and garnered million views in two weeks, comes the ultimate how-to guide to overcome the obstacles ge..

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30-second Psychology: The 50 Most Thought-provoking Psychology Theories, Each Explained in Half a Minute

30-Second Psychology identifies the major strands of thinking in this fascinating field. It examines the theories of 19th-century behaviourism, where every action has a logical explanation, and how ps..

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Age of Empathy: Nature's Lessons for a Kinder Society, The

'Kindness and co-operation have played a crucial role in raising humans to the top of the evolutionary tree...We have thrived on the milk of human kindness.' - Observer 'There is a widely-held as..

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Alive at Work: The Neuroscience of Helping Your People Love What They Do

Poll after poll has confirmed that an astonishing number of workers are disengaged from their work. Why is this happening? And how can we fix the problem? In this bold, enlightening book, soci..

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Altruism: The Science and Psychology of Kindness

The concern for the well-being of others could be the saving grace of the 21st century. Matthieu Ricard's Altruism, an erudite, brilliantly ranging synthesis of philosophy, psychology and ages old wis..

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Am I Dreaming?: The New Science of Consciousness and How Altered States Reboot the Brain

When a computer goes wrong, we are told to turn it off and on again. In Am I Dreaming?, science journalist James Kingsland reveals how the human brain is remarkably similar. By rebooting our hard-wire..

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Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can't Stand Positive Thinking

The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can't Stand Positive Thinking is an exploration of a radically new path to happiness. In an approach that turns decades of self-help advice on its head, Oliver B..

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As a Man Thinketh: The Complete Original Edition

Originally published in 1903, James Allen's As A Man Thinketh reveals the fundamental truth of human nature: "A man is literally what he thinks." Allen's deceptively simple principle has changed the l..

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Assholes: A Theory

What does it mean for someone to be an a**hole? The answer is not obvious, despite the fact that we are often personally stuck dealing with people for whom there is no better name. Try as we might to ..

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Atlas of Happiness, The: the global secrets of how to be happy

From the bestselling author of The Year of Living Danishly, an entertaining, reassuring and useful trip around the world, discovering the secrets of happiness from 30 countries. From IKIGA..

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Atomic Habits: An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones

________________________________NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER'A supremely practical and useful book.? Mark Manson, author of The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck________________________________A revolution..

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Attention Seeking

'Everything depends on what, if anything, we find interesting- on what we are encouraged and educated to find interesting, and what we find ourselves being interested in despite ourselves. There is ou..

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Authoritarian Personality, The

What makes a fascist? Are there character traits that make someone more likely to vote for the far right? The Authoritarian Personality, written in the shadow of Fascism and the Holocaust, looked to a..

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Aware: The Science and Practice of Presence   A Complete Guide to the Groundbreaking Wheel of Awareness Meditation Practice

Aware provides practical instruction for mastering the Wheel of Awareness, a life-changing tool for cultivating more focus, presence, and peace in one's day-to-day life. An in-depth look at the s..

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Longlisted for the 2019 Stella Prize Longlisted in the 2019 Indie Book Awards for Nonfiction This boundary-shifting fusion of thinking, storytelling, and meditation takes as its starting ..

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Basic Laws of Human Stupidity: The International Bestseller, The

THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER The five laws that confirm our worst fears- stupid people can and do rule the world. Since time immemorial, a powerful dark force has hindered the growth of huma..

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Being a True Hero


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Black and White Thinking: The burden of a binary brain in a complex world

It is human instinct to sort, categorize and frame everything in binary black and white. It's how our brains work. Migrant or refugee? Muslim or Christian? Them or us? Rather than reaching out to thos..

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Blink : The Power of Thinking Without Thinking


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Borderline Personality Disorder Demystified

BPD is a chronic, disabling psychiatric condition that causes extreme instability in one's emotional life, behavior, and self-image, and severely impacts the relationships with one's family and friend..

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Box of Emotions, The

Dip into the Box of Emotions to find the perfect expression of how you feel. Each of the 80 cards contains a mini-essay on a different emotion on one side and a mesmerizing colour pattern on the other..

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Brain That Changes Itself

An astonishing new scientific discovery called neuroplasticity is overthrowing the centuries-old notion that the adult human brain is fixed and unchanging. It is, instead, able to change its own struc..

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Brain Wash: Detox Your Mind for Clearer Thinking, Deeper Relationships and Lasting Happiness

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of GRAIN BRAIN and his physician son explore how modern culture threatens to rewire our brains and damage our health, offering a practical plan for healing. ..

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Breaking Free Workbook

As a survivor of sexual abuse in childhood, you may find that its effects continue to haunt you - bringing guilt and shame, perhaps depression and anxiety, eating disorders, troubled relationships and..

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Buddhism for Meat Eaters: Simple Wisdom for a Kinder World

For many years Josephine Moon struggled with the question of eating meat, fervently wishing to live as a vegetarian yet requiring meat in her diet. From Josephine's philosophical, spiritual and physic..

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Burnout: The secret to solving the stress cycle

This groundbreaking book explains why women experience burnout differently than men - and provides a simple, science-based plan to help women minimize stress, manage emotions and live a more joyful li..

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Can We Be Happier?: Evidence and Ethics

We all want to be happier. But is it possible? This book offers a resounding 'yes', by using reasoned ethics and offering a mass of empirical evidence. There is now abundant experiment evidence on how..

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Complex PTSD Workbook, The

Those affected by complex PTSD commonly feel as though there is something fundamentally wrong with them - that somewhere inside there is a part of them that needs to be fixed. Though untrue, such beli..

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Confessions of a Sociopath: A Life Spent Hiding in Plain Sight

M. E. Thomas is a high-functioning non-criminal sociopath. She is charismatic, ambitious and successful. You would be charmed by her if you met her, might even be seduced by her. You would not realise..

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Conquering Fat Logic: how to overcome what we tell ourselves about diets, weight, and metabolism

Why do diets fail? Is it due to genetic disposition? A sluggish metabolism? An underactive thyroid?After years of going on failed diets, Dr Nadja Hermann, a nutritionist and behavioural psychologist, ..

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Conscious: A Brief Guide to the Fundamental Mystery of the Mind

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "If you've ever wondered how you have the capacity to wonder, some fascinating insights await you in these pages." -Adam Grant, New York Times bestselling author of Orig..

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Crying Book

'A deeply felt, and genuinely touching, book' Esme Weijun Wang, author of The Collected Schizophrenias 'Spellbinding and propulsive' Leni Zeumas, author of Red Clocks 'The Crying..

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Cure: A Journey into the Science of Mind Over Body

A rigorous, sceptical, deeply reported look at the new science behind the mind's extraordinary ability to heal the body. Have you ever felt a surge of adrenaline after narrowly avoiding an accident? S..

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Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter and How to Make the Most of Them Now

Contemporary culture tells us the twentysomething years don't matter. Clinical psychologist Dr Meg Jay argues that this could not be further from the truth. In fact, your twenties are the most definin..

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Demon in the Machine, The

How does life create order from chaos? And just what is life, anyway? Leading physicist Paul Davies argues that to find the answers, we must first answer a deeper question- 'What is information?' To u..

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Discipline & Punish : The Birth of the Prison

In the Middle Ages there were gaols and dungeons, but punishment was for the most part a spectacle. The economic changes and growing popular dissent of the 18th century made necessary a more systemati..

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Does Your Family Make You Smarter?


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Dominant Character:  Radical Science and Restless Politics of J.B.S. Haldane

J.B.S. Haldane's life was rich and strange, never short on genius, never lacking for drama. He is best remembered as a geneticist who revolutionised our understanding of evolution, but his peers thoug..

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Dreams: Vintage Minis

VINTAGE MINIS- GREAT MINDS. BIG IDEAS. LITTLE BOOKS. Have you ever dreamt you were naked on stage, or woken having failed an exam? In these fascinating, pioneering essays, Sigmund Freud plunges i..

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Dress Your Best Life: Harness the Power of Clothes To Transform Your Confidence

What you wear affects your mood, how you feel about yourself and how others think about you. How you dress matters. As a qualified therapist, designer, fashion PR and former model, Dawnn Karen u..

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Duped: Compulsive Liars and How They Can Deceive You

'Abby Ellin's writing is everything her fiance pretended to be: witty, vulnerable, brave, smart, and honest.' - Michael Finkel, author of THE STRANGER IN THE WOODS In DUPED, New York Times..

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Dyslexic Advantage, The: Unlocking the Hidden Potential of the Dyslexic Brain

"A must read for parents, educators, and people with dyslexia." -Gordon F. Sherman, Ph.D., Past-President International Dyslexia Association Did you know that many successful architects, lawyers, engi..

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Emotional Intelligence

A TOOLKIT FOR IMPROVING YOUR LIFEEmotional Intelligence is a way of developing a well-balanced thoughtfulness in our lives. The ability to use our thoughts and feelings to change our behaviour and cre..

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Emotional Intelligence : Why it Can Matter More Than IQ

As Goleman demonstrates, the personal costs of deficits in emotional intelligence can range from problems in marriage and parenting to poor physical health in adults, and to eating disorders and depre..

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Explaining Humans: What Science Can Teach Us about Life, Love and Relationships

Diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder at the age of eight, Dr Camilla Pang struggled to understand the world around her. Desperate for a solution, Camilla asked her mother if there was an instructio..

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Far from the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity

This is a New York Times Bestseller. Sometimes your child - the most familiar person of all - is radically different from you. The saying goes that the apple doesn't fall far from the tree. But what h..

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Feeling of What Happens: Body, Emotion and the Making of Consciousness

One of the world's leading experts on the neurophysiology of emotions, Professor Damasio shows how our consciousness, our sense of being, arose out of development of emotion. At its core, human consci..

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Five True Things: A Little Guide to Embracing Life's Big Challenges

We want to live a happy and fulfilled life. And yet despite our best efforts, we struggle. In this powerful, pocket-size book David Richo shares that the path to well-being lies in accepting five true..

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Free to be Children: Preventing child sexual abuse in Aotearoa New Zealand

Sexual abuse of children wrecks lives, families and communities. In this landmark book, well-known registered clinical psychologist Robyn Salisbury seeks the wisdom of those who have devoted many year..

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Gaslighting: how to recognise manipulative and emotionally abusive people

Gaslighting. What it is, how you can spot it - and how you can break free He's the charmer - the witty, confident, but overly controlling date. She's the woman on your team who always ..

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General Theory of Love, A

Drawing comparisons to the most eloquent science writing of our day, three eminent psychiatrists tackle the difficult task of reconciling what artists and thinkers have known for thousands of years ab..

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