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Creative Ability

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  • Art Therapy for Social Justice

    Radical Intersections

    by Savneet K. Talwar

    Art Therapy for Social Justice seeks to open a conversation about the cultural turn in art therapy to explore the critical intersection of social change and social justice. By moving the practice of art therapy beyond standard individualized treatment models, the authors promote scholarship and dialogue that opens boundaries; they envision cross disciplinary approaches with a focus on ... Read more

    $62.58 AUD

  • Big Magic

    How to Live a Creative Life, and Let Go of Your Fear

    by Elizabeth Gilbert

    Readers of all ages and walks of life have drawn inspiration from Elizabeth Gilbert's books for years. Now, this beloved author shares her wisdom and unique understanding of creativity, shattering the perceptions of mystery and suffering that surround the process – and showing us all just how easy it can be.By sharing stories from her own life, as well as those from her friends and the people that ... Read more

    $13.63 AUD

  • How Spies Think

    Ten Lessons in Intelligence

    by David Omand

    'One of the best books ever written about intelligence analysis and its long-term lessons. Brilliant, lucid and thought-provoking' Christopher Andrew, author of The Defence of the Realm: The Authorized History of MI5'An invaluable guide to avoiding self-deception and fake news' Melanie Phillips, The TimesFrom the former director of GCHQ, learn the methodology used by the British intelligence ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Artist's Way

    A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity

    by Julia Cameron

    'I love it. A practical, spiritual, nurturing book.' - Russell BrandSince its first publication, The Artist's Way has inspired the genius of Elizabeth Gilbert, Tim Ferriss, Reese Witherspoon and millions of readers to embark on a creative journey and find a deeper connection to process and purpose. Julia Cameron guides readers in uncovering problems and pressure points that may be restricting ... Read more

    $19.24 AUD

  • The Creative Cure

    How Finding and Freeing Your Inner Artist Can Heal Your Life

    by Jacob Nordby and 1 more

    “I’m just not that creative” is a common refrain in today’s society. But according to author and creative coach Jacob Nordby, nothing could be further from the truth. Every human being is creative, and having a regular creative practice is a vital key to a happy and fulfilling life.If we don't exercise our creativity regularly, our lives can feel dull, stagnant, and rote. Many people live this way ... Read more

    $23.31 AUD

  • The Practice

    by Seth Godin

    From the bestselling author of Purple Cow and This is Marketing comes an elegant little book that will inspire artists, writers, and entrepreneurs to stretch and commit to putting their best work out into the world.Creative work doesn't come with a guarantee. But there is a pattern to who succeeds and who doesn't. And engaging in the consistent practice of its pursuit is the best way forward.Based ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • How to Completely Change Your Life in 30 Seconds

    by Robert C. Worstell and 1 more

    series Common Sense Philosophy
    Here's the secret in 3 steps:Suspend disbelief as you read the following:"We Become What We Think About." - Earl NightingaleThen, decide that it's true.Now, the rest of your life, you'll be testing this for yourself. You may be asking questions like these:Can you actually change what you think about?Do positive thoughts create a positive personal environment?By being critical of anything or ... ... Read more

    $6.13 AUD

  • Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces that Shape Our Decisions

    by Dan Ariely

    Why do smart people make irrational decisions every day? The answers will surprise you. Predictably Irrational is an intriguing, witty and utterly original look at why we all make illogical decisions.Why can a 50p aspirin do what a 5p aspirin can't? If an item is "free" it must be a bargain, right? Why is everything relative, even when it shouldn't be? How do our expectations influence our actual ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • 59 Seconds

    Think a little, Change a lot

    by Richard Wiseman

    For years gurus, coaches and motivational speakers have urged people to improve their lives by changing the way they think and behave. Research has revealed that many of their techniques are ineffective. Visualisation exercises often hinder rather than help and group brainstorming produces fewer, and less original, ideas than individuals working alone.Richard Wiseman both explodes the myths of ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Idea Hacks

    Come up with 10X More Creative Ideas in 1/2 the Time

    by I. C. Robledo

    series Master Your Mind, Revolutionize Your Life Series #7
    Come up with 10x More Ideas AND Get Rid of Your Mental BlocksMany of us want to be creative, but where are the ideas supposed to come from? You probably already know that simply wanting to get ideas isn’t enough to make them magically appear. Instead of getting frustrated and giving up, there is an easier way. Now, it will be a realistic goal to come up with a hundred or more ideas in a day. You ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • How Audiobooks Make You Smarter

    7 Little Known Ways Audio Books Can Boost Memory Capacity And Increase Intelligence

    by Entrepreneur Publishing

    Everyone knows that reading makes you smarter.  But did you know listening to Audiobooks doesn’t just make you smarter, it makes you smarter, quicker, and increases your intellect and recall as well? If you want to discover why audiobooks are the coming rage, this is the book for you. If you want to learn more, faster than ever before this book is for you too. Even if all you want is to ... Read more

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  • Rest

    Why You Get More Done When You Work Less

    by Alex Soojung-Kim Pang

    "Take a break and read Rest: you'll make smarter decisions, have better relationships, and be happier and more creative" James Wallman, author of Stuffocation"Many of us are interested in how to work better, but we don't think very much about how to rest better."Do you regularly find yourself too tired after a long day at the office to do anything other than binge TV, or scroll mindlessly through ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • On Becoming an Artist

    Reinventing Yourself Through Mindful Creativity

    by Ellen J. Langer

    “All it takes to become an artist is to start doing art.”–from On Becoming an ArtistOn Becoming an Artist is loaded with good news. Backed by her landmark scientific work on mindfulness and artistic nature, bestselling author and Harvard psychologist Ellen J. Langer shows us that creativity is not a rare gift that only some special few are born with, but rather an integral part of everyone’s ... Read more

    $18.58 AUD

  • Productivity for Writers

    How to write more, defeat your inner critic, and make the most of every minute

    by Kristina Adams

    series The Write Mindset #2
    Want to write but don't feel you have the time?Or maybe you do have the time, but you don't know what to do with it?Stop staring at your computer screen, willing the words to come out.Stop getting frustrated because you want to write, but work, family, health problems, and social commitments get in the way.Start forging your writing routine.Start being the productive writer you know you can be.In ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD

  • The Sensitive Soul

    Life strategies for thriving in an overwhelming world

    by Theresa Cheung

    Have you ever been told to toughen up or stop taking everything so seriously? Or do you feel that in a harsh world – where the way to get noticed is to shout the loudest – your heartfelt approach just doesn’t cut it? Some of us are born sensitive. We live our lives vividly through the lens of emotion and with our senses perpetually on high alert. Even those whom others might label ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • The Einstein Factor

    A Proven New Method for Increasing Your Intelligence

    by Win Wenger and 2 more

    "The Einstein Factor liberates mental abilities you didn’t know you had. I tried the techniques in the book and they paid off instantly. It’s almost scary." —Duncan Maxwell Anderson, senior editor, Success.New research suggests that the superior achievements of famous thinkers may have been more the result of mental conditioning than genetic superiority. Now you can learn to condition your mind in ... Read more

    $8.79 AUD

  • Dorothea Brande's Wake Up and Live!

    by Dr. Robert C. Worstell and 1 more

    What could you accomplish if you new it was impossible to fail?Anything you do, you do successfully - to make yourself rich, improve your health, have better relationships - all these thing are now possible.That is exactly what Dorothea Brand uncovered. This classic self-help bestseller, out of print for years, was recently uncovered and edited for easy reading and use.This author coined the ... Read more

    $6.13 AUD

  • Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman: Summary and Analysis

    by SpeedReader Summaries

    Your Quick and Simple Summary and Analysis of Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel KahnemanInside, you’ll find:An introduction to the main concepts found in Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel KahnemanA 30-second summary of the entire bookTime-saving chapter summariesAn Action Steps recap and commentaryA guide to additional resources, including helpful articles, books... ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD

  • The Science of Storytelling: Why Stories Make Us Human, and How to Tell Them Better

    by Will Storr

    SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER‘If you want to write a novel or a script, read this book’ Sunday Times’The best book on the craft of storytelling I’ve ever read’ Matt Haig‘Rarely has a book engrossed me more, and forced me to question everything I’ve ever read, seen or written. A masterpiece’ Adam RutherfordWhy stories make us human and how to tell them better.... ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Messy

    How to Be Creative and Resilient in a Tidy-Minded World

    by Tim Harford

    'Ranging expertly across business, politics and the arts, Tim Harford makes a compelling case for the creative benefits of disorganization, improvisation and confusion. His liberating message: you'll be more successful if you stop struggling so hard to plan or control your success. Messy is a deeply researched, endlessly eye-opening adventure in the life-changing magic of not tidying up' Oliver ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Creativity

    A Short and Cheerful Guide

    by John Cleese

    ____________________________We can all be more creative. John Cleese shows us how.Creativity is usually regarded as a mysterious, rare gift that only a few possess. John Cleese begs to differ, and in this short, immensely practical and often very amusing guide he shows it's a skill that anyone can acquire. Drawing on his lifelong experience as a writer, he shares his insights into the nature of ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • How To Fly A Horse

    The Secret History of Creation, Invention, and Discovery

    by Kevin Ashton

    WINNER OF THE 800-CEO-READ BUSINESS BOOK OF THE YEAR 2015In the vein of Susan Cain's QUIET and Malcolm Gladwell's DAVID AND GOLIATH, HOW TO FLY A HORSE is a smart, empowering book that dispels the myths around genius and creativity.There is a myth about how something new comes to be; that geniuses have dramatic moments of insight where great things and thoughts are born whole. Symphonies are ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Why Smart Kids Worry

    And What Parents Can Do to Help

    by Allison Edwards

    "Therapist Edwards brings profound insight into the minds of gifted, anxious children in this parent-friendly handbook" — Publishers Weekly, STARREDBeing the parent of a smart child is great?until your son or daughter starts asking whether global warming is real, if you are going to die, and what will happen if they don't get into college. Kids who are advanced intellectually often experience ... Read more

    $21.11 AUD

  • How to be a Brilliant Thinker: Exercise Your Mind and Find Creative Solutions

    Exercise Your Mind and Find Creative Solutions

    by Paul Sloane

    Do you want to have great ideas? Do you want to break out of the rut of conventional thinking? Would you like to be a genius? Would presenting brilliant ideas help in your job, career and social life? How to be a Brilliant Thinker will help you to achieve all these ideals, by helping you to think in powerful new ways. It shows you how to harness techniques in lateral thinking, analytical thinking, ... Read more

    $22.10 AUD