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7 books that will make you a better human




« A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one.» _George.R.R. MARTIN


CLEARLY BOOKS ARE THE BEST WAY TO ASSIMILATE OUTCOMES, whether your goals are being financial independent, being physically and mentally healthy or achieving Authentic happiness which is the integration of health, wealth, love and happiness .

The good news is that we no longer have to learn by trial and error anymore, and all these magical words can be achieved through reading books, or shall I say consulting mentors because books are mentors whether they are dead or alive.

Here’s my favorite list consisted of 7 special books (mentors) that can really change your life and make you a better human . I am very happy to share this list 
with you and I’m looking forward to hear about your list of favorite books.


1. Let your life speak: listening for the voice of vocation by PARKER PALMER
In this uplifting book, Palmer exposes his readers to a journey based on listening to their inner voice, a voice that knows all the answers. What was beautiful about this book is its language which was filled with softhearted humor, benevolence and wisdom. I felt like Palmer was a close friend of mine who was guiding and teaching me using his own experience and the experiences of folks that have changed the world. The book is an accumulation of visions and insights learned from the valleys and peaks, lows and highs, darks and lights …this is a manual for those people seeking to win themselves back and embark on a journey full of vocations.  More info

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2. Still Alice by Lisa Geneva
Still Alice is an irresistible, inspiring story of Alice Howland a professor at Harvard who has lead a prosperous life. Alice has a beautiful family whom she loved deeply, 3 mature children and successful husband. One day she began to turn forgetful at first she discarded it, but things got intense and unavoidable when she was lost in her own neighborhood, she reckoned that something is awfully wrong. Could it be Alzheimer disease? She asked herself, unfortunately her question was true.

Alice now is faced with hard choice of reexamining her relationship with all the people around her including her senses about herself and her position in the world without her yesterdays, her short-term memory grasping by unraveled mysteries, she is living in the moment, living for each day. But she is the same Alice.

This book will give you insights and put you in a place of understanding of people altered by premature Alzheimer and ignite your spark to lead a flamboyant life. 
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3. Tiny Beautiful things: advice on love and life from dear Sugar strayed.
What seems to bother you? Just name it. Were you betrayed by someone you love? Have you lost someone so dear to your heart? Do you have financial issues?

Don’t worry anymore. Tiny Beautiful things has the solution to your problems, this fascinating piece is full of insights and wisdom accumulated in only one book. More interestingly, you need to know that this is one of the best books because Cheryl Strayed is not just any writer, She is the one person that thousands of people seek for advice, Strayed has been writing as "dear sugar" anonymously at the Rampurs to her readers answering their varied questions about things that burdened them and seem to burden all of us.

Tiny Beautiful things gathers the finest of Cheryl Strayed, this not only a once read and throw book, this manual, a book that you can come back to and seek inspiration and guidance. This is definitely a gold mine filled with wisdom and insights
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4. Decisive: how to make better choices in life and work by chip and Dan heath
Life is full of choice, be it hard or easy ones and the ability to make the right choices is what would determine the quality of our lives. Decisive is the Heath brothers’ most powerful—and important—book on how to make better choices in life and work. The book is based on all-inclusive and comprehensive study of making decisions, covering all areas of life, like how to know that you are making the right choice and moving toward your life's purpose. The heath brothers made this book very cohesive and fun to read unlike most of the other business books DECISIVE will show you something that you've never seen. Be prepared to use the information included in this book in making your every day’s choices.
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5. Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption Reprint Edition
This is a book that can restore your faith in humanity; it's A STORY ABOUT Bryan Stevenson, a young lawyer working with equal justice initiative, a non-profit institution he established. This is an inspiring story of a person driven by his humanity who is seeking to help those in need: the people who have no one to defend them, and the wrongly condemned. As he embarked on his courageous journey, he started with a case that most of lawyers hide from, a young man condemned to death accused for a crime he repeated said he never executed.
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6. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters In the End by Atul Gawande

This book might be heavy, but the truth is often heavy on those who don't want to accept it. This book tackles all you need to know about medication, health and living a good life, backed up with stories and solid research written by Gewande an outstanding surgeon, and an awesome human being who decided to dedicate his life to the improvement and enhancement of human’s lives and experiences. This is a must read for those who want to live a long and healthy lifestyle, this book may shock you to wake up and accept with love in your heart the truth of being a mortal human being.
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7. The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You’re Supposed to be and Embrace Who You Are by Brené Brown
We live in an age where we are being bombarded by lies, and heavy feelings of shame because we have been convinced that we should be perfect, unflawed and we should care about what people think of us. Brown's book: The Gifts of Imperfection, introduces us a concept that is crucially important, this is a book that can alter your life completely. You won't be the same dependent person; you won't depend on others for self-worth or love. This book is about being you and letting go of all the things that are not you.
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