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Ellen Lee DeGeneres is an American comedian, television host, actress, writer, and producer. She starred in the sitcom Ellen from 1994 to 1998 and has hosted her syndicated TV talk show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, since 2003.
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Food Is the Solution
What to Eat to Save the World--80+ Recipes for a Greener Planet and a Healthier You
Matthew Prescott - Mar 20, 2018
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"This book is full of recipes that are good to eat and good for the earth. Check it out." -Ellen DeGeneres In Food Is the Solution, Matthew Prescott, Senior Food Policy Director for the Humane Society and a leader in the environmental food movement, shows how our plates have the power to heal the world. This lavishly designed resource and recipe co...
Ellen DeGeneres
Apr 06, 2018
This new book is full of recipes that are good to eat, and good for the earth. Check it out.     source
The Cheese Trap
How Breaking a Surprising Addiction Will Help You Lose Weight, Gain Energy, and Get Healthy
Neal D Barnard MD FACC - Feb 28, 2017
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New York Times bestselling author Dr. Neal Barnard reveals the shocking truth about cheese-the dangerous addiction that is harming your health-and presents a radical program to lose weight and feel great. We've been told that dairy does a body good, but the truth is that cheese can be dangerous. Loaded with calories, fat, and cholesterol, cheese ca...
Ellen DeGeneres
Mar 01, 2017
If you care about your health and animals, you're not gonna wanna miss this book from my friend @DrNealBarnard.     source
The Book of Joy
Lasting Happiness in a Changing World
Dalai Lama - Sep 20, 2016
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Two great spiritual masters share their own hard-won wisdom about living with joy even in the face of adversity.  The occasion was a big birthday. And it inspired two close friends to get together in Dharamsala for a talk about something very important to them. The friends were His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu. The subject wa...
Ellen DeGeneres
Sep 20, 2016
When the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu write a book, you gotta read it and #ShareTheJoy     source
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The Promise of a Pencil
How an Ordinary Person Can Create Extraordinary Change
Adam Braun - Feb 03, 2015 (first published in 2014)
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The riveting New York Times bestseller about a young man who built more than 250 schools around the world—and the steps anyone can take to lead a successful and significant life.Adam Braun began working summers at hedge funds when he was just sixteen years old, sprinting down the path to a successful Wall Street career. But while traveling he met a...
Ellen DeGeneres
Mar 23, 2014
If you need a good Spring Break read, check out "The Promise of a Pencil." @ScooterBraun     source
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Success Through Stillness
Meditation Made Simple
Russell Simmons - Sep 29, 2015 (first published in 2014)
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Master entrepreneur, original hip-hop mogul, and New York Times bestselling author Russell Simmons shares the most fundamental key to success--meditation--and guides readers to use stillness as a powerful tool to access their potential.In the New York Times bestseller Super Rich, Russell Simmons proved that to be rich is more than just having money...
Ellen DeGeneres
Mar 18, 2014
People ask the secret to my success & I tell 'em. Bronzer. Meditation is important too. That's why I love this book.     source
The Life and Love of Trees
Lewis Blackwell - Nov 01, 2009
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A collection of images created by some of the world's leading nature photographers complement this journey through boreal forests, rainforests, ancient bristlecones, fresh-leaved seedlings, and among trees that are both scary and rare....
Ellen DeGeneres
Dec 16, 2009
I love this new photography and essay book “The Life & Love of Trees”, and today the author Lewis Blackwell tells me why he made it. It’ll make a great gift!     source
The Four Agreements
A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
Don Miguel Ruiz - Jul 10, 2018 (first published in 1997)
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In The Four Agreements, bestselling author don Miguel Ruiz reveals the source of self-limiting beliefs that rob us of joy and create needless suffering. Based on ancient Toltec wisdom, The Four Agreements offer a powerful code of conduct that can rapidly transform our lives to a new experience of freedom, true happiness, and love.   A New York Time...
Ellen DeGeneres
Oct 20, 2001
As soon as I read it, I felt that if I applied these four agreements, I really could change my life, and I did start noticing a difference.     source