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The Road to Character
David Brooks

Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World
Adam Grant

Mindfulness in Action: Making Friends with Yourself through Meditation and Everyday Awareness
Chogyam Trungpa

Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder
Arianna Huffington
Love 2.0: Finding Happiness and Health in Moments of Connection by Barbara L. Fredrickson Ph.D.Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking Paperback by Susan CainSelf-Compassion: The Proven Power of Being Kind to Yourself Hardcover by Kristin Neff
Love 2.0: Finding Happiness and Health in Moments of Connection

Barbara L. Fredrickson Ph.D.
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking Paperback

Susan Cain
Self-Compassion: The Proven Power of Being Kind to Yourself Hardcover

Kristin Neff
The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter--And How to Make the Most of Them Now by Meg JayNonviolent Communication: A Language of Life by Marshall B. RosenbergGetting Real: Ten Truth Skills You Need to Live an Authentic Life by Ph.D. Susan Campbell
The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter--And How to Make the Most of Them Now

Meg Jay
Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life

Marshall B. Rosenberg
Getting Real: Ten Truth Skills You Need to Live an Authentic Life

Ph.D. Susan Campbell
Lean in: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg

To Sell is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others by Daniel H. PinkMakers: The New Industrial Revolution by Chris Anderson
Lean in: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead

Sheryl Sandberg
To Sell is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others

Daniel H. Pink
Makers: The New Industrial Revolution

Chris Anderson
The Start-up of You: Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself, and Transform Your Career by Reid Hoffman and Ben CasnochaDaring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brene BrownFull Catastrophe Living: Using the Wisdom of Your Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain, and Illness by Jon Kabat-Zinn
The Start-up of You: Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself, and Transform Your Career

Reid Hoffman and Ben Casnocha
Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead

Brene Brown
Full Catastrophe Living: Using the Using the Wisdom fo Your Body and Mind to Face Stress, Pain, and Illness

Jon Kabat-Zin
The Money Class: Learn to create Your New American DreamReal Happiness:  The Power of Meditation:  A 28-Day ProgramOutliers by Malcolm Gladwell
The Money Class: Learn to Create Your New American Dream

Suze Orman
Real Happiness: The Power of Meditation: A 28-Day Program

Sharon Salzberg
Outliers

Malcolm Gladwell
Awakening JoyRecommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career CounselorRecommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career Counselor
Awakening Joy

Baraz
Switch

Chip & Dan Heath
The Martha Rulse

Martha Stewart
AdaptabilityRecommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career CounselorRecommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career Counselor
Adaptability

M.J. Ryan
Linchpin

Seth Godin
The Wise Heart

Jack Kornfield
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The Creative Habit: Learn It and Use It for Life

Twyla Tharp
The Financially Intelligent Parent

Eileen Gallo, PhD, and Jon Gallo JD
Being Human at Work

Richard Strozzi-Heckler
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Born Standing Up

Steve Martin
Perfect Madness

Judith Warner
Good In A Room

Stephanie Palmer
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Delivered from Distraction

Edward M. Hallowell & John J. Md Ratey
Crazy Busy

Edward M. Hallowell
A Whole New Mind

Daniel H. Pink
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The Artist's Way : A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity

Julia Cameron
The Sound of Paper

Julia Cameron
Winning With PeopleJohn C. Maxwell
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Garlic and Sapphires

Ruth Reichl
China Inc.

Ted C. Fishman
The Power of Intention

Wayne W. Dyer
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You Can Heal Your Life

Louise Hay
1001 Questions to Ask Before You Get Married

Monica Mendez Leahy
Crucial Conversations

Kerry Patterson
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Minding the Body, Mending the Mind

Joan Borysenko
Silencing the Self: Women and Depression

Dana Crowley Jack
The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work

John M. Gottman, Nan Silver
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Time Off for Good Behavior

Mary Lou Quinlan
The Greatness of Girls; Famous Women Talk About Growing Up

Susan Strong
Too Good For Her Own Good

Claudia Bepko
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Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
The Optimistic Child

Martin Seligman, PhD
The Ambitious Generation: America’s Teenagers, Motivated but Directionless

Dr. Barbara Schneider
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Reclaiming the Fire

Dr. Steven Berglas
Your Money or Your Life

Joe Dominguez and Vicki Robin
Midlife Crisis at 30

Lia Macko and Kerry Rubin
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The Tipping Point; How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

Malcolm Gladwell
Bobos in Paradise: The New Upper Class and How They Got There

David Brooks
Gift from the Sea

Anne Morrow Lindbergh
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Good To Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Other Don't

Jim Collins
Healing ADD : Simple Exercises That Will Change Your Daily Life

Thom Hartmann
Taming Your Gremlin

Richard David Carson & Novle Rogers
Recommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career CounselorKeys to the KingdomRecommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career Counselor
The Creative Age: Awakening Human Potential in the Second Half of Life

Gene D. Cohen, MD, PhD
Keys to the Kingdom

Alison A. Armstrong
Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office: 101 Unconcious Mistakes Women Make that Sabotage Their Careers

Lois P. Frankel, PhD
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Divorce & New Beginnings: A Complete Guide to Recovery, Solo Parenting, Co-Parenting, and Stepfamilies

Genevieve Clapp
Growing Up With Divorce: Helping Your Child Avoid Immediate and Later Emotional Problems

Neil Kalter
The Good Divorce

Constance Ahrons
Recommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career CounselorThe Way of the Superior ManPractical Intuition by Laura Day
Quarterlife Crisis

Alexandra Robbins, Abby Wilner
Strengthsfinder 2.0

Tom Rath
Practical Intuition

Laura Day
Recommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career CounselorRecommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career CounselorRecommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career Counselor
The Ambitious Generation

Barbara Schneider, David Stevenson
The Challenging Child

Mitch Golant and Donna Corwin
The Blessing of a Skinned Knee

Wendy Mogel
Recommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career CounselorRecommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career CounselorRecommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career Counselor
What We Can't Tell You

Kathleen Cushman
Identity Youth and Crisis

Erik H. Erikson
Uncommon Sense for Parents with Teenagers

Michael Riera
Recommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career CounselorRecommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career CounselorRecommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career Counselor
Apprenticeship for Adulthood

Stephen Hamilton
Being Adolescent

Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
The Sexy Years

Suzanne Somers
Recommended Reading by Daisy Swan the Los Angeles Career CounselorThe Trouble With BoysPower vs Force
The Wisdom of Menopause

Christiane Northrup
The Trouble with Boys

Peg Tyre
Power Vs. Force

David Hawkins
The Leadership Dojo101 Things I Wish I Knew When I Got Married, Simple Lessons To Make Love LastChange Your Career:  Transitioning to the Nonprofit
The Leadership Dojo

Richard Strozzi-Heckler
101 Things I Wish I Knew When I Got Married, Simple Lessons To Make Love Last

Linda and Charlie Bloom
Change Your Career: Transitioning to the Nonprofit Sector

Laura Gassner Otting
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Money for TeensThe Way of the Superior ManWhen Everything Changed by Gail Collins
Idiot's Guide to Money for Teens

Susan Shelley
The Way of the Superior Man

David Deida
When Everything Changed

Gail Collins
Overcoming Underearning by Barbara Stanny Parenting without Power Struggles by Susan StifflemanHow The Mighty Fall by Jim Collins
Overcoming Underearning

Barbara Stanny
Parenting without Power Struggles

Susan Stiffleman
How The Mighty Fall

Jim Collins
Emotional Freedom by Judith Orloff The Three Marriages by David WhyteNew and Selected Poems, Volume Two
Emotional Freedom

Judith Orloff
The Three Marriages

David Whyte
New and Selected Poems, Volume Two

Mary Oliver

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