BOOKS SECTION: NEW AGE & ALTERNATIVE BELIEFS
TITLE: Activate the Healing Power of Chakras with Everyday Rituals
By Ambi Kabanagh

Embrace the timeless teachings of the chakra system for peace of mind, better physical health, and a sense of alignment, fulfillment, and purpose.

TITLE: You Can Heal Your Life
By Louise Hay

First published in 1984, You Can Heal Your Life was one of the pioneers in self-help books. Many of Louise Hay’s ideas have since been used and expanded upon by self-help gurus and holistic healers. In nutshell, our thoughts and beliefs shape our lives, and self-love is the key to all self-healing.

TITLE: Ask and it is Given
By Esther Hicks & Jerry Hicks

Ask and It Is Given – Learning to Manifest Your Desires by Esther and Jerry Hicks is another inspirational book that focuses on the idea that you can orchestrate the life you want to live through your thoughts.

TITLE: Power vs Force
By Dr. David Hawkins
Power vs Force- The energy we exist as, how we can improve ourselves, and live happier lives in this realm and in the one we pass on to, by understanding the principles Dr. Hawkins teaches from his findings written about in this book.
BOOKS SECTION: PSYCHOLOGY
TITLE: THE MARSHMALLOW TEST
By Walter Mischel

Renowned psychologist Walter Mischel, designer of the famous Marshmallow Test, explains what self-control is and how to master it.
A child is presented with a marshmallow and given a choice: Eat this one now or wait and enjoy two later. What will she do? And what are the implications for her behavior later in life?
The world’s leading expert on self-control, Walter Mischel has proven that the ability to delay gratification is critical for a successful life, predicting higher SAT scores, better social and cognitive functioning, a healthier lifestyle and a greater sense of self-worth. But is willpower prewired, or can it be taught?

BOOKS SECTION: RELIGION
TITLE: THE HEART OF THE BUDDHA’S TEACHING
By Thich Nhat Hahn

The Heart of the Buddha’s Teaching introduces the core teachings of Buddhism including the Four Noble Truths, the Eightfold Path, the Three Dharma Seals, the Seven Factors of Awakening, and the Three Doors of Liberation.

Thich Nhat Hahn offers insights on how we can transform suffering into peace, joy, and liberation. He illuminates us on the nature of suffering and the role it plays in achieving enlightenment. He also points out how accessible the teachings of Buddha are and how they can be applied to our day-to-day living.
Since this book presents a good introduction to Buddhism and its core fundamentals, it is well suited for those who have just begun their path to spiritual enlightenment.

TITLE: QUR’AN

The Islamic Sacred book, believed to be the word of God as dictated to Muhammad by the archangel Gabriel and written down in Arabic. The Koran consists of 114 units of varying lengths, known as suras ; the first sura is said as part of the ritual prayer. These touch upon all aspects of human existence, including matters of doctrine, social organization, and legislation.
TITLE: OLD TESTAMENT

The Christian Bible has two sections, the Old Testament and the New Testament. The Old Testament is the original Hebrew Bible, the sacred scriptures of the Jewish faith, written at different times between about 1200 and 165 BC. The New Testament books were written by Christians in the first century AD.
TITLE: NEW TESTAMENT

The Christian Bible has two sections, the Old Testament and the New Testament. The Old Testament is the original Hebrew Bible, the sacred scriptures of the Jewish faith, written at different times between about 1200 and 165 BC. The New Testament books were written by Christians in the first century AD.
TITLE: TALMUD

The Talmud is the central text of Rabbinic Judaism and the primary source of Jewish religious law and Jewish theology.
BOOKS SECTION: SELF HELP
TITLE: SURROUNDED BY IDIOTS
By Thomas Erikson

Author Thomas Erikson explains that there are four key behavior types that define how we interact with and perceive the people around us. Understanding someone’s pattern of behavior is the key to successful communication. Erikson breaks down the four kinds of behavior types – Reds who are dominant and commanding, Yellows who are social and optimistic, Greens who are laid back and friendly, and Blues who are analytical and precise – and explains how to identify and interact with each type of person. Instead of being bogged down with overly technical categorizations, the simple four color system allows you to speedily identify a friend or coworker and adjust how you speak and share with them.  

BOOKS SECTION: CREATIVE LIVING
TITLE: Big Magic
By Elizabeth Gilbert

Behind all creativity is the critical question do you have the courage to bring forth the treasures that are hidden within you. People are hoping and counting that you do. Please bring them into the world!

BOOKS SECTION: NOVEL
TITLE: The Alchemist
By Paulo Coelho

The Alchemist follows the journey of an Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago. Believing a recurring dream to be prophetic, he asks a Gypsy fortune teller in the nearby town about its meaning. The woman interprets the dream as a prophecy telling the boy that he will discover a treasure at the Egyptian pyramids.

BOOKS SECTION: AUTOBIOGRAPHY
TITLE: Seeds of Violence
By B.J. Mitchell

Seeds of Violence is about domestic violence, and the devastating effects it has on children in abusive homes, so it is addressed to all people in abusive relationships. This book is about children in both abusive and non-abusive homes who are exposed to violence in their music, their video games, their movies, their schools, and almost every area of their lives, so it is addressed to parents, who are the only people who can do anything about it.