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Self-Help & Relationships
by Shaelyn T. Pham, Ph.D.You have been told all your life that you're supposed to be generous and that giving is better than receiving. You bought into that idea, so you’re a giver. However, it doesn’t make you feel any better… as a matter of fact, it makes you feel worse. Why is that? It’s because you have been going about it all wrong. You have been taught to give but not how to give. In The Joy of Me, Dr. Shaelyn Pham sheds light on the false beliefs that lead to suffering within yourself, feelings of brokenness, a... more
by Robert Brown Butler
The Disaster Handbook is an antidote for a dominant anxiety of nearly every man, woman, and child in America, which is about as infinite and relevant an audience as a book can have. This publication has won six literary awards, its quality of writing ranks with that of the best novels, it is as richly illustrated as a coffeetable art book, it is as suspenseful as a thriller, and it leavens this usually scary subject with humor. Most of all, the author —a prominent architect who has penn... more
by Luis E. Romero“You Are the Opportunity You Were Waiting For” is the most insightful and exciting book about the path of success written in recent history. In it, Luis E. Romero goes well beyond the simplistic clichés that have monopolized the literature on this subject for decades. The idea for this book came from the author’s research about the etymology of the word opportunity. Over the years, the research evolved into this transformational manuscript containing “The Philosophy of Success in 21 Timeless Pri... more
by Elizabeth Hamilton-GuarinoIs there a voice inside of you that’s urging you to make changes and seek a richer, more fulfilling life? Do you feel like you’ve been searching for something more meaningful, even if you don’t know exactly what it is? Have no fear—Percolate will show you how to let your best self filter through and thrive! In this empowering, heartwarming—and often humorous—book, Elizabeth Hamilton-Guarino will help you wake up to what’s possible, allow your heart and mind to simmer with fresh ideas to a... more
by Patrick Michael RyanDictionary of Emotions: Words For Feelings, Moods, and Emotions is a comprehensive reference book of feeling focused words. The book's accompanying definitions are based on the context of feeling and are intended to be a starting point to help shape an individual's interpretation of both the word and their experience.
by Aaron LumpkinThis powerful, positive guide emphasizes the urgency to celebrate every day so we can create memorable legacies. Readers will be inspired to live with passion, courage, hope, and faith. They will strengthen their desire to conquer self-defeating behavior patterns that may be holding them back from living the kind of lives they want to live. Included are encouraging words for women and young people and an encouraging letter for cancer patients. Readers will see aspects of their lives that may nee... more
by Bruce WellsIn the delightfully witty and remarkably down-to-earth book, Happiness Anywhere Anytime, motivational wellness expert Dr. Bruce Wells reveals the secrets of happiness in a collection of warm, humorous and insightful stories. Describing common everyday events from kissing, to makeovers, and to reading horoscopes you discover that the secrets are actually within yourself. He then combines 20 years of experience as a stress management consultant and wellness coach to guide you through a user-fri... more
by Jonathan BissellAdmit it. You’re stuck. Somewhere along the way, you had a dream that you let go of. But it hasn’t let go of you. You’re the reason this book was written. Because dreams matter. Dreams are powerful. And sometimes dreams just won’t go away – no matter how impractical, ill-timed or financially risky they are. This is a book about getting unstuck in your life or career. It’s about learning to Dream in Color and Think in Black & White. There are three parts to this book: Dreaming in C... more
by Rian Nejar
A Multicultural View of Infidelity, Domestic Violence, State Intervention, and Parenting.
"Humbling and Humility" is an intense, detailed narrative of an Indian-American father and husband's struggle with betrayal by his spouse and its consequences upon himself and his children.
Including a critical view of state intervention into domestic discord in families in America, the narrative explores this father's attempts to mitigate harm and accommoda... more
by Heather Dugan
Date Like a Grownup: Anecdotes, Admissions of Guilt & Advice Between Friends examines the impact of loneliness and social obsolescence on men and women in their second single lives and provides punctuating proof that looking for love from a place of isolation is as unwise as grocery shopping on an empty stomach. The likelihood of divorce for those over age 50 has doubled over the past 20 years, landing many baby boomers "Wizard of Oz" styl... more
by Todd Michael PutnamIn this warm-hearted and thoughtfully told tale, the Young Gardener, under the cool shade of his beloved Blossom Tree, and his next door neighbor, the crotchety Old Man, learn enduring lessons about life, faith and themselves as they work to grow their gardens through all of the trials and triumphs that life throws their way. From the scourge of distracting weeds to the pain of overwhelming loss by the storms of their lives, the two men choose to face life's hurdles each in their own way and eac... more
Smile: Happiness Is Right Under Your Nose!: How the Power of Your Smile Connects You to Happiness, Love, Longevity and Much Moreby Mary Anne Puleio Ph.D.Now the author has deciphered hundreds of current scientific studies on the smile, and presents it in a unique format that is easy and entertaining to read. The findings will astound you, and instantly motivate you to tap into the remarkable power of your smile to: - LIVE LONGER: Frequent smilers add seven years to their life span - BE HEALTHIER: Smile and your body produces powerful hormones that decrease pain, accelerate healing, and improve mood - RAISE SELF-ESTEEM: Sincerely smile and peo... more
by Dina HansenStop Eating Your Stress...and start nourishing your soul is a book designed as a self-paced coaching program between you and the author, Dr. Dina Hansen. As you progress through your sessions you learn HOW to eat, instead of what to eat, and discover how to cultivate a more nourishing relationship with yourself, your stress and your food. Liberating you from the restrictions, denial and guilt you may have imprisoned yourself with for years. You'll learn how to reconnect mind & body so that you c... more
by Robert PalascianoMy name is Robert Julius Palasciano and I was murdered on November 29, 1990, the 333rd day of the year. The following chronicle is a factual account of how I died and journeyed to Heaven, the Most Glorious Place. In Heaven, I met Our Lady of Mercy, who saved me from a tragic death and gave me a wondrous gift with a message. Then She returned me to live once more. This is my story of personal revelation. It’s led me to understand the mystery of why Our Lady saved and sent me back. This book is ab... more
by Davor JedlickaSomeone for Everyone: Discover the Science of Romance is a non-fiction book written to help anyone find lasting love. The author, Davor Jedlicka, is a sociologist and licensed family therapist. In Someone for Everyone, Dr. Jedlicka distilled years of family science research into an engaging and entertaining book that can benefit everyone, including non-academics.