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Burnout
The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle
Emily Nagoski - Jan 07, 2020 (first published in 2019)
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This groundbreaking book explains why women experience burnout differently than men—and provides a simple, science-based plan to help women minimize stress, manage emotions, and live a more joyful life.“Essential reading.”—Bustle • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BOOKRIOTBurnout. Many women in America have experienced it. What’s expected...
The Untethered Soul
The Journey Beyond Yourself
Michael A. Singer - Oct 03, 2007
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What would it be like to free yourself from limitations and soar beyond your boundaries? What can you do each day to discover inner peace and serenity? The Untethered Soul—now a #1 New York Times bestseller—offers simple yet profound answers to these questions.Whether this is your first exploration of inner space, or you’ve devoted your life to the...
Tiny Beautiful Things
Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar
Cheryl Strayed - Jul 10, 2012
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Life can be hard: your lover cheats on you; you lose a family member; you cant pay the billsand it can be great: youve had the hottest sex of your life; you get that plum job; you muster the courage to write your novel. Sugarthe once-anonymous online columnist at The Rumpus, now revealed as Cheryl Strayed, author of the bestselling memoir Wildis th...
Rogue Protocol
The Murderbot Diaries (The Murderbot Diaries (3))
Martha Wells - Aug 07, 2018
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SciFi’s favorite antisocial A.I. is again on a mission. The case against the too-big-to-fail GrayCris Corporation is floundering, and more importantly, authorities are beginning to ask more questions about where Dr. Mensah’s SecUnit is.And Murderbot would rather those questions went away. For good....
Rising Strong
How the Ability to Reset Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead
Brené Brown - Apr 04, 2017
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The physics of vulnerability is simple: If we are brave enough often enough, we will fall. The author of Daring Greatly and The Gifts of Imperfection tells us what it takes to get back up, and how owning our stories of disappointment, failure, and heartbreak gives us the power to write a daring new ending. Struggle, Brené Brown writes, can be our g...
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More Than Enough
Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say)
Elaine Welteroth - Apr 28, 2020
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INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER WINNER OF THE 2020 NAACP IMAGE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING LITERARY WORK -- BIOGRAPHY/AUTOBIOGRAPHY NOW OPTIONED FOR DEVELOPMENT AS A TV SERIES BY PARAMOUNT TELEVISION STUDIOS AND ANONYMOUS CONTENT"The millennial Becoming . . . Inspiring and empowering." --Entertainment Weekly "An essential read for women in the workplac...
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Karlie Kloss
Thinking, Fast and Slow
Daniel Kahneman - Apr 02, 2013
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In the highly anticipated Thinking, Fast and Slow, Kahneman takes us on a groundbreaking tour of the mind and explains the two systems that drive the way we think. System 1 is fast, intuitive, and emotional; System 2 is slower, more deliberative, and more logical. Kahneman exposes the extraordinary capabilities—and also the faults and biases—of fas...
The Gifts of Imperfection
Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are
Brené Brown - Aug 27, 2010
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New York Times best-selling author and professor Brené Brown offers a powerful and inspiring book that explores how to cultivate the courage, compassion, and connection to embrace your imperfections and to recognize that you are enough.Each day we face a barrage of images and messages from society and the media telling us who, what, and how we shou...
The Last Place on Earth
Scott and Amundsen's Race to the South Pole, Revised and Updated (Modern Library Exploration)
Roland Huntford - Sep 07, 1999 (first published in 1979)
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At the beginning of the twentieth century, the South Pole was the most coveted prize in the fiercely nationalistic modern age of exploration. In the brilliant dual biography, the award-winning writer Roland Huntford re-examines every detail of the great race to the South Pole between Britain's Robert Scott and Norway's Roald Amundsen. Scott, who di...
32 Third Graders and One Class Bunny
Life Lessons from Teaching
Phillip Done - Sep 01, 2009 (first published in 2005)
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Now in paperback, to tie in with the publication of Phillip Done’s new hardcover Close Encounters of the Third Grade Kind from Center Street, 32 Third Graders and One Class Bunny “brings the joys and terrors of elementary school back to life” (The Washington Times). Phil Done has taught elementary school for twenty years. He fixes staplers that won...
What School Could Be
Insights and Inspiration from Teachers Across America
Ted Dintersmith - Jun 18, 2019
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During the 2016 school year, innovation expert Ted Dintersmith took an unprecedented trip across America. He visited all fifty states, seeking to raise awareness about the urgent need to reimagine education to prepare students for the career and citizenship demands of an increasingly-innovative world.As he traveled, though, Dintersmith met innovati...
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Peak Performance by Brad Stulberg
The Freedom Writers Diary by The Freedom Writers
The Body Is Not an Apology by Sonya Renee Taylor
Zeal without Burnout by Christopher Ash
What Teachers Make by Taylor Mali
Awakened by Angela Watson
How to Do Nothing by Jenny Odell
Golden Poppies by Laila Ibrahim
The Zen Teacher by Dan Tricarico
Today I Made a Difference by Joseph W Underwood
On the Brink by Clay Werner
Log Off by Blake Snow
Refuel by Kate Middleton
A Practical Treatise On Nervous Exhaustion by George Miller Beard
American Nervousness, its Causes and Consequences; a Supplement to Nervous Exhaustion by George Miller Beard
Reset by David Murray
Game Over by David Sheff
Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes
Chief Marketing Officers at Work by Josh Steimle
How to Stop Losing Your Sh*t with Your Kids by Carla Naumburg
Teach Like a PIRATE by Dave Burgess
Finding Your Own North Star by Martha Beck
Pastors at Greater Risk by H. B. Jr. London
Console Wars by Blake J. Harris
Your Art Will Save Your Life by Beth Pickens
Career Rehab by Kanika Tolver
The Naming Book by Brad Flowers
Unfiltered by Jessica Abo
Ultimate Guide to Link Building by Garrett French
The Unstoppable Journal by Ben Angel
The Courage to Teach by Parker J. Palmer
Teach Like Your Hair's on Fire by Rafe Esquith
Entrepreneur Voices on Elevator Pitches by Inc. the Staff of Entrepreneur Media
The Weariness of the Self by Alain Ehrenberg
Mommy Burnout by Sheryl G. Ziegler
Against Nature by Joris K. Huysmans
Non Stop Inertia by Ivor Southwood