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I Thought It Was Just Me (but it isn't): Making the Journey from "What Will People Think?" to "I Am Enough"
Researcher and thought leader Dr. Brené Brown offers a liberating study on the importance of our imperfections—both to our relationships and to our own sense of self The quest for perfection is exhausting and unrelenting. There is a constant barrage of social expectations that teach us that being imperfect is synonymous with being inadequate. Everywhere we turn, there are messages that tell us who, what and how we’re supposed to be. ...
Baseball as a Road to God: Seeing Beyond the Game
A love letter to America's most beloved sport and an exploration of the deeper dimensions it reveals For more than a decade, New York University President John Sexton has used baseball to illustrate the elements of a spiritual life in a wildly popular course at NYU. Using some of the great works of baseball fiction as well as the actual game's fantastic moments, its legendary characters, and its routine rituals—from the long-sought ...
Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, and Me: A Graphic Memoir
Cartoonist Ellen Forney explores the relationship between “crazy” and “creative” in this graphic memoir of her bipolar disorder, woven with stories of famous bipolar artists and writers. Shortly before her thirtieth birthday, Forney was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Flagrantly manic and terrified that medications would cause her to lose creativity, she began a years-long struggle to find mental stability while retaining her ...
On the Map: A Mind-Expanding Exploration of the Way the World Looks
Cartography enthusiasts rejoice: the bestselling author of Just My Type reveals the fascinating relationship between man and map. Simon Garfield’s Just My Type illuminated the world of fonts and made everyone take a stand on Comic Sans and care about kerning. Now Garfield takes on a subject even dearer to our fanatical human hearts: maps. Imagine a world without maps. How would we travel? Could we own land? What ...
Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life: How to Finally, Really Grow Up
What does it really mean to be a grown up in today’s world? We assume that once we “get it together” with the right job, marry the right person, have children, and buy a home, all is settled and well. But adulthood presents varying levels of growth, and is rarely the respite of stability we expected. Turbulent emotional shifts can take place anywhere between the age of thirty-five and seventy when we question the choices we’ve made, ...
Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
The spirited and scholarly #1 New York Times bestseller combines boisterous history with grammar how-to’s to show how important punctuation is in our world—period. In Eats, Shoots & Leaves , former editor Lynne Truss, gravely concerned about our current grammatical state, boldly defends proper punctuation. She proclaims, in her delightfully urbane, witty, and very English way, that it is time to look at our commas and semicolons ...
Back RX: A 15-Minute-a-Day Yoga- and Pilates-Based Program to End Low Back Pain
As a physician specializing in treating athletes, Dr. Vijay Vad has spent years researching how to cure back pain using medical yoga and Pilates. Profiled in The Wall Street Journal , his program requires just fifteen minutes a day for eight weeks to restore flexibility and prevent future injuries. Offering a proven alternative to invasive surgery, Dr. Vad’s Back Rx provides the best of mind/body medicine by giving readers three ...
Geek Dad: Awesomely Geeky Projects and Activities for Dads and Kids to Share
The ultimate DIY project guide for techie dads raising kids in their own geeky image, in the spirit of The Dangerous Book for Boys Today's generation of dads grew up more tech-savvy than ever. Rather than joining the Little League team, many grew up playing computer games, Dungeons and Dragons, and watching Star Wars . Now with kids of their own, these digital-age dads are looking for fresh ways to share their love of science and ...
Grammar in 15 Minutes a Day: Junior Skill Buider
The Men's Health Big Book of 15-Minute Workouts: A Leaner, Stronger ...
The Core Program: Fifteen Minutes a Day That Can Change Your Life
Writing Your Dissertation in Fifteen Minutes a Day: A Guide to ...
30 Days to Understanding the Christian Life in 15 Minutes a Day!: ...
Radical Acceptance: Embracing Your Life With the Heart of a Buddha
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Personal Workbook
Love 2.0: How Our Supreme Emotion Affects Everything We Feel, Think, ...
Yoga Sequencing: Designing Transformative Yoga Classes
The Jesus Mysteries: Was the "Original Jesus" a Pagan God?
The Underground Church: Reclaiming the Subversive Way of Jesus
Better Each Day: 365 Expert Tips for a Healthier, Happier You
Ending Female Pain: A Woman's Manual - The Ultimate Self-Help Guide ...
Pilates' Return to Life Through Contrology
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