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How We Learn: Throw Out the Rule Book and Unlock Your Brain's Potential

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How We Learn: Throw Out the Rule Book and Unlock Your Brain's Potential...

Benedict Carey

Learning; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

Paperback

This book will help you to learn Spanish - or the Spanish guitar - faster. This book will give an athlete the edge to turn... [more]

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The Obstacle is the Way: The Ancient Art of Turning Adversity to Advantage

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The Obstacle is the Way: The Ancient Art of Turning Adversity to Advantage...

Ryan Holiday

Business & Economics; Business & management; Advice on careers & achieving success

Paperback

We give up too easily. With a simple change of attitude, what seem like insurmountable obstacles become once-in-a-lifetime... [more]

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Smarter: The New Science of Building Brain Power

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Smarter: The New Science of Building Brain Power

Dan Hurley

Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

Paperback

Can you make yourself smarter? Scientists have always believed that the one thing that couldn't improve was intelligence.... [more]

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Live Well on Less: A Practical Guide to Running a Lean Household

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Live Well on Less: A Practical Guide to Running a Lean Household

Jody Allen

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Personal finance

Paperback

Live lean, not mean! Want to put your money on a diet and save hundreds of dollars? This book gives you the lowdown on spring-cleaning... [more]

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TED: Why We Work

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TED: Why We Work

Barry Schwartz

Society & Social Sciences; Sociology: work & labour; Occupational & industrial psychology; Popular psychology

Hardback

Acclaimed writer and thinker Barry Schwartz dispels a deeply ingrained myth: The reason we work is primarily to get a paycheck.... [more]

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Triumph of the Heart: Forgiveness in an Unforgiving World

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Triumph of the Heart: Forgiveness in an Unforgiving World

Megan Feldman Bettencourt, Megan Feldman Bettencourt

Health & Self-Help; Self-help & personal development

Hardback

When Megan Feldman Bettencourt found herself embittered after a breakup and a string of professional setbacks, she met an... [more]

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The Man Who Couldn't Stop: The Truth About OCD

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The Man Who Couldn't Stop: The Truth About OCD

David Adam

Memoirs; Health & Self-Help; Coping with anxiety & phobias; Popular psychology

Paperback

An intimate look at the power of intrusive thoughts, how our brains can turn against us and what it means to live with obsessive... [more]

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The Soul of Leadership: Unlocking Your Potential for Greatness

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The Soul of Leadership: Unlocking Your Potential for Greatness

Deepak Chopra, M.D.

Management: leadership & motivation; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

Paperback

Decodes the mysterious qualities that have propelled history's greatest leaders to the top of the ranks and shrouded them... [more]

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The Big Trip: Your Ultimate Guide to Gap Years and Overseas Adventures

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The Big Trip: Your Ultimate Guide to Gap Years and Overseas Adventures

Lonely Planet

Self-sufficiency; Travel & holiday

Paperback

This comprehensive companion, now in its third edition, provides essential pretrip planning advice, regional overviews with... [more]

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Psychology in Minutes: 200 Key Concepts Explained in an Instant

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Psychology in Minutes: 200 Key Concepts Explained in an Instant

Marcus Weeks

Psychology; Popular psychology

Paperback

The quickest way to learn about psychology, from consciousness to modern criminology. [more]

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Helping Your Baby to Sleep: Why Gentle Techniques Work Best

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Helping Your Baby to Sleep: Why Gentle Techniques Work Best

Annie Gethin, Beth Macgregor

Health & Self-Help; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

The authors present fascinating research into how babies develop and how infant sleep works. They give many examples and recount... [more]

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The Power of Others: Peer Pressure, Groupthink, and How the People Around Us Shape Everything We Do

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The Power of Others: Peer Pressure, Groupthink, and How the People Around...

Michael Bond

Society & Social Sciences; Social, group or collective psychology; Popular psychology

Paperback

Discover how in almost every area of our lives, our behaviour is influenced far more by others than we'd like to imagine [more]

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The Art of Creative Thinking

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The Art of Creative Thinking

Rod Judkins

Health & Self-Help; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

The secrets of creative thinking, by a lecturer at the world famous St Martin's College of Art who has spent a lifetime researching... [more]

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No One Understands You and What to Do About it

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No One Understands You and What to Do About it

Heidi Grant Halvorson

Business communication & presentation; Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

Paperback

Have you ever felt you're not getting through to the person you're talking to, or not coming across the way you intend? You're... [more]

$28.99

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Mindfulness Meditation: For a Quieter Mind, Self-Awareness and Healthy Living

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Mindfulness Meditation: For a Quieter Mind, Self-Awareness and Healthy Living...

Joseph Emet

Buddhist worship, rites & ceremonies; Health & Self-Help; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

Paperback

Mindfulness meditation is an ancient and, increasingly popular, technique for improving quality of life. Joseph Emet is a... [more]

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Get the Truth: Former CIA Officers Teach You How to Persuade Anyone to Tell All

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Get the Truth: Former CIA Officers Teach You How to Persuade Anyone to Tell...

Philip Houston, Michael Floyd, Susan Carnicero

Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

Paperback

Former CIA agents and the bestselling authors of Spy the Lie, Philip Houston, Mike Floyd and Susan Carnicero are among the... [more]

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Red Flags: How to Spot Frenemies, Underminers and Toxic People in Every Part of Your Life

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Red Flags: How to Spot Frenemies, Underminers and Toxic People in Every...

Wendy L. Patrick

Health & Self-Help; Safety in the home; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

Are you a good judge of character? Can you identify a manipulative or dangerous person when they cross your path? What if... [more]

$29.99

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Speaking Out: A 21st-Century Handbook for Women and Girls

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Speaking Out: A 21st-Century Handbook for Women and Girls

Tara Moss

Humanities; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

CD-Audio

A short, accessible and practical handbook for women on speaking out safely and confidently. Worldwide, less than one out... [more]

$29.95

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Spark Joy: An Illustrated Guide to the Japanese Art of Tidying

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Spark Joy: An Illustrated Guide to the Japanese Art of Tidying

Marie Kondo

Humanities; Self-help & personal development; Home & house maintenance

CD-Audio

International bestselling author Spark Joy is the masterclass of tidying from Marie Kondo, following on from the worldwide... [more]

$29.95

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Unwritten: Reinvent Tomorrow

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Unwritten: Reinvent Tomorrow

Jack Delosa

Humanities; Self-help & personal development

CD-Audio

Bestselling author 'Entrepreneurship mirrors life. Both are about creation, creating ourselves, reimagining the future and... [more]

$39.95

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Brave: 50 Everyday Acts of Courage to Thrive in Work, Love and Life

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Brave: 50 Everyday Acts of Courage to Thrive in Work, Love and Life

Margie Warrell

Health & Self-Help; Advice on careers & achieving success

Paperback

Live every day with greater clarity, confidence and courage. <p>Brave is a handbook for being more courageous. Written for... [more]

$24.95

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Natural Born Heroes: The Lost Secrets of Strength and Endurance

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Natural Born Heroes: The Lost Secrets of Strength and Endurance

Christopher McDougall

Exercise & workout books; Popular psychology

Paperback

Everything you've been told about exercise is wrong. The author takes us to research laboratories in Germany, an assault course... [more]

$27.99

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Moody Bitches: The Truth about the Drugs You're Taking,  the Sleep You're Missing, the Sex You're Not Having, and What's Really Making You Crazy...

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Moody Bitches: The Truth about the Drugs You're Taking, the Sleep You're...

Julie Holland

Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

Paperback

Overworked? Exhausted? Powering between career, family and friends and frazzled and libido-less as a result? No wonder you're... [more]

$29.99

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How Life Works

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How Life Works

Andrew Matthews

Health & Self-Help; Popular psychology

Paperback

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Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity (New Edition)

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Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity (New Edition)

David Allen

Time management; Health & Self-Help; Advice on careers & achieving success

Paperback

Based on the premise that productivity is directly proportional to one's ability to handle tasks in a relaxed manner, the... [more]

$22.99

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