20 Life Changing Books on My Shelf

I’ve been a fervent reader since high school and have collected the opinions and perspectives of a variety of authors and experts over the years. I appreciated Alana Gibbs recent post, 4 Books That Will Change Your Life, and was inspired to look on my bookshelf to add twenty more. While I have read all of these books, I often go back to review certain chapters or sections to be reminded of the powerful messages they offer. Hopefully you’ll find something useful too.

Love & Relationships
If the Buddha Dated - Charlotte Kasl
Ethical Slut  - Dossie Easton and Janet W. Hardy
The 5 Love Languages - Gary Chapman
Living a Connected Life - Kathleen A. Brehony

Personal Development
The Road Less Traveled  - M. Scott Peck. M.D.
The Artist’s Way - Julia Cameron
7 Kinds of Smart - Thomas Armstrong, PH.D.

Career Development
The 4-Hour Workweek - Timothy Ferriss
The Tipping Point - Malcolm Gladwell

Health and Wellness
The Cure - Dr. Timothy Brantley
Fast Food Nation - Eric Schlosser

Yoga Related
Autobiography of a Yogi - Paramahansa Yogananda
Light on Yoga - B.K.S. Iyengar
The Yoga Sutras of Patanjali - Sri Swami Satchidananda

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