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The Stoic Challenge: A Philosopher's Guide to Becoming Tougher, Calmer, and More Resilient

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The Stoic Challenge: A Philosopher's Guide to Becoming Tougher, Calmer,...

William B. Irvine

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Psychology; Advice on careers & achieving success

Hardback

Ancient Stoic insights combined with modern psychological research help us overcome-and even benefit from-everyday obstacles.... [more]

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Fair Play: A Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick

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Fair Play: A Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick

Eve Rodsky

Psychology; Self-help & personal development; Advocate - Today's World

Paperback

The author--tapped by Reese Witherspoon's Hello Sunshine as the expert on this topic for a new generation of women--offers... [more]

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KILL BILLS!: The 9 Insider Tricks You'll Need to Win the War on Household Bills

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KILL BILLS!: The 9 Insider Tricks You'll Need to Win the War on Household...

Joel Gibson

Business & Economics; Personal finance; Advocate - Economics & Business

Paperback

Kill Bills! is the bible for saving thousands of dollars on your major household bills. From power bills to telco, mortgage,... [more]

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Scatterbrain: How the mind's mistakes make humans creative, innovative and successful

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Scatterbrain: How the mind's mistakes make humans creative, innovative and...

Henning Beck

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Neurosciences; Popular psychology; Advocate - Science

Paperback

In this mind-bending book, award-winning neuroscientist Henning Beck explains why perfectionism is pointless ---- and argues... [more]

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The School of Life: An Emotional Education

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The School of Life: An Emotional Education

The School of Life

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Family psychology; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

How to live wisely and well in the twenty-first century--an introduction to the modern art of emotional intelligence. [more]

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Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know

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Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know about the People We Don't Know...

Malcolm Gladwell

Popular culture; Psychology; Management decision making; Popular science; Popular psychology

Paperback

The host of the podcast Revisionist History and #1 bestselling author of The Tipping Point, Blink, Outliers, David and Goliath,... [more]

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We are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast

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We are the Weather: Saving the Planet Begins at Breakfast

Jonathan Safran Foer

Food & society; Political activism; Mathematics & Sciences; Global warming; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

Examining the central dilemma of our time in a surprising, creative, and urgent new way, the author asserts that the planet... [more]

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Banking Bad: Whistleblowers. Corporate cover-ups. One journalist's fightfor the truth.

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Banking Bad: Whistleblowers. Corporate cover-ups. One journalist's fightfor...

Adele Ferguson

History; Credit & credit institutions; Personal finance

Paperback

For every person with a bank account Against all the odds, Australia held a royal commission into the banking and financial... [more]

$34.99

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Join the Rich Club: How to Enrich Your Life and the Lives of Others

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Join the Rich Club: How to Enrich Your Life and the Lives of Others

Peter Switzer

Business & Economics; Personal finance

Paperback

<strong>Join the Rich Club</strong> is Peter Switzer&rsquo;s insider&rsquo;s view on how you can build your wealth using the... [more]

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Lessons in Stoicism: What Ancient Philosophers Teach Us about How to Live

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Lessons in Stoicism: What Ancient Philosophers Teach Us about How to Live...

John Sellars

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Ethics & moral philosophy; Popular philosophy; Self-help & personal development

Hardback

What aspects of your life do you really control? What do you do when you cannot guarantee that things will turn out in your... [more]

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The Power of Nunchi: The Korean Secret to Happiness and Success

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The Power of Nunchi: The Korean Secret to Happiness and Success

Euny Hong

Psychology; Self-help & personal development

Hardback

'A must-read for anyone interested in the art of intuitively knowing what others feel.' Haemin Sunim, author of The Things... [more]

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Live Like A Stoic: 52 Exercises for Cultivating a Good Life

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Live Like A Stoic: 52 Exercises for Cultivating a Good Life

Massimo Pigliucci, Gregory Lopez

Philosophy; Psychology; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

The answers to our daily worries and anxieties - big or small - lie at the heart of Stoic philosophy. Live Like a Stoic is... [more]

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The Infinite Game

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The Infinite Game

Simon Sinek

Political leaders & leadership; Business & Economics; Business strategy; Management: leadership & motivation; Business communication & presentation; Advice on careers & achieving success

Hardback

The New York Times-bestselling author of Start With Why, Leaders Eat Last, and Together Is Better offers a bold new approach... [more]

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The War for Kindness: Building Empathy in a Fractured World

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The War for Kindness: Building Empathy in a Fractured World

Jamil Zaki

Psychology; Popular science; Popular psychology

Paperback

At the forefront of empathy research, Dr. Jamil Zaki has made an important discovery: empathy is flexible. [more]

$32.99

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Everything in its Place: First Loves and Last Tales

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Everything in its Place: First Loves and Last Tales

Oliver Sacks

Literary essays; Popular science; Popular psychology

Hardback

A remarkable celebration of Sacks's varied interests, told with his characteristic compassion and erudition, and in his luminous... [more]

$39.99

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Eat That Frog!: Get More of the Important Things Done - Today!

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Eat That Frog!: Get More of the Important Things Done - Today!

Brian Tracy

Business & Economics; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

Get More of the Important Things Done - Today! [more]

$22.99

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Experiencing Chinese: Living in China with Audio CD

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Experiencing Chinese: Living in China with Audio CD

Zhu Xiaoxing

Language teaching & learning material & coursework; Living & working abroad; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Each book in this new series consists of 100 phrases relating to a specific purpose, such as work, travel or study. Each phrase... [more]

$39.95

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It's Not OK to Feel Blue and other lies: Inspirational people open up about their mental health

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It's Not OK to Feel Blue and other lies: Inspirational people open up about...

Scarlett Curtis

Health & Self-Help; Coping with personal problems; Popular psychology; Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's&YA)

Paperback

Last year, Scarlett Curtis and 52 inspirational women wrote an extraordinary anthology on what feminism means to them. The... [more]

$24.99

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The Writer's Creative Workbook: Finding Your Voice, Embracing the Page

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The Writer's Creative Workbook: Finding Your Voice, Embracing the Page

Joy Kenward

Language: reference & general; Creative writing & creative writing guides; Self-help & personal development; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

Paperback

The Writer's Creative Workbook is a practical and insightful guide into the joyful craft of mindful writing. [more]

$19.99

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Metahuman: Unleashing your infinite potential

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Metahuman: Unleashing your infinite potential

Deepak Chopra

Psychology; Self-help & personal development; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

Paperback

Is it possible to venture beyond daily living and experience heightened states of awareness? Chopra unlocks the secrets to... [more]

$32.99

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The Irrational Ape: Why Flawed Logic Puts us all at Risk and How Critical Thinking Can Save the World

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The Irrational Ape: Why Flawed Logic Puts us all at Risk and How Critical...

David Robert Grimes

Psychology; Science: general issues; Memory improvement & thinking techniques; Advocate - Today's World

Paperback

How critical thinking and scientific method can help us to make the right decisions and spot fake news. [more]

$32.99

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Big Ideas for Small Houses

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Big Ideas for Small Houses

Catherine Foster

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Residential buildings, domestic buildings; Housing & property buying & selling & legal aspects

Paperback

A look at a range of small houses around New Zealand, and the strategies the owners used to get a toehold in the tight housing... [more]

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How Happiness Happens: Finding Lasting Joy In A World Of Comparison, Disappointment, And Unmet Expectations

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How Happiness Happens: Finding Lasting Joy In A World Of Comparison, Disappointment,...

Max Lucado

Christian life & practice; Psychology; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

In a world searching for happiness, bestselling author Max Lucado provides a personal plan for a life filled with lasting... [more]

$25.99

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Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life

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Indistractable: How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life

Nir Eyal

Psychology; Business innovation; Technology: general issues; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

With groundbreaking research and exclusive interviews, Nir Eyal, author of the bestselling Hooked, lays bare the processes... [more]

$29.99

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Rebel Ideas: The Power of Diverse Thinking

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Rebel Ideas: The Power of Diverse Thinking

Matthew Syed

Social & political philosophy; History of ideas; Psychology; Social, group or collective psychology; Popular psychology

Paperback

An inspiring book about creative problem-solving from the No.1 bestselling author of BOUNCE, BLACK BOX THINKING and YOU ARE... [more]

$32.99

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