Recommended Reading

These following books are a few I have found inspirational, helpful, challenging and life changing……

“You Learn by Living” by Eleanor Roosevelt

Learning to learn. Fear – the Great Enemy. Some wonderful insights.

“Man’s Search for Meaning” by Viktor E Frankl

A story of psychiatrist Victor Frankl’s survival in Nazi labour camps. He argues that we cannot avoid suffering, but we can choose how to cope with it, and find meaning in it.

“The Happiness Project” by Gretchen Rubin

This is about a young woman’s journey of an often lively account of focusing on the things that really matter.

“Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff” by Richard Carlson PhD

It is all small stuff. Simple ways to keep the little things from taking over your life. 100 thoughts for each day. An easy pick up and read.

“Bridge Across My Sorrows” by Christina Nobel

This is an amazing story – stiff with horror yet glimmering with humanity (Claire Rayner) It is now a motion picture.

“Messages From The Heart” by Dr James Carstens

This book raises the awareness of how our emotions impact our body, physically, socially, maritally and spiritually. This was a real eye opener.

“7 Habits of Highly Effective People”

“The Courage to Change”

“7 Habits of Highly Effective Families”

All by Stephen R Covey

“A Higher Call” by Adam Makos with Larry Alexander

An incredible true story of heroism and chivalry during the Second World War.

“To Save a People” by Alex Kershaw

An epic story of Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish saviour of almost 100,000 Jewish men, women and children. A remarkable story of courage.

“When I Have Loved Myself Enough” by Kim McMillen with Alison McMillen

Insightful wisdom that has really helped me.

“The Big Little Book of Resilience” by Mathew Johnstone

How to bounce back from adversity and lead a fulfilling life.

“If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need. (Cicero)