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  • The Lazarus Strategy

    How to Age Well and Wisely

    We are all living longer. The World Health Organisation predicts that by 2050 there will be two billion people over 60 with 434 million of those over 80 years of age. But there's a catch: the quality of those extra years of life is shockingly poor. Many of us will find ourselves living with diseases and dependent on non-curative drugs and health carers as a result. We are not ageing well nor ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Into the Rip

    How the Australian Way of Risk Made My Family Stronger, Happier ... and Less American

    by Damien Cave ...
    When Damien Cave brought his young family to Sydney to set up the New York Times’ Australian Bureau, they encountered the local pursuits of Nippers and surfing – and a completely different approach to risk that changed the way they lived their lives.Damien Cave has always been fascinated by risk. Having covered the war in Iraq and moved to Mexico City with two babies in nappies, he and his wife ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The 30 Hour Day

    by Som Bathla ...
    Do you consistently think about how to Increase your Productivity and show your peak performance?Do you often struggle to manage your day to day activities, which appears to be never ending?Do you often feel stressed out due to hurricane of workload invading your personal and social life?Is your next promotion on the job or achieving success in your next project seems a nightmare... ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Master Your Day Design your Life

    by Som Bathla ...
    Each day is a day of decision and our decisions determine our destiny” ~ Russel M. NelsonDo you find yourself filled with stress and anxiety while trying to manage your day? Do you feel frustrated on how to deal with difficult people and negative circumstances? Do you think your days pass by without achieving much?Find out how to develop success mindset and take full responsibility for your life, ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Just Get It Done

    by Som Bathla ...
    Conquer Your Inner Procrastinator, Develop Proactive Mindset, Handle Difficult Tasks with Ease and Accelerate Your GrowthWhat if you master your time and attention and get more done in less time? What if you are able to handle distractions smartly without affecting your relationship with others?Imagine mastering difficult tasks with ease and getting appreciated for your work. Imagine being able to ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog

    And Other Stories from a Child Psychiatrist's Notebook -- What Traumatized Children Can Teach Us About Loss, Love, and Healing

    A renowned psychiatrist reveals how trauma affects children-and outlines the path to recovery"Fascinating and upbeat....Dr. Perry is both a world-class creative scientist and a compassionate therapist." (Mary Pipher, PhD)How does trauma affect a child's mind--and how can that mind recover? In the classic The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog, Dr. Perry explains what happens to the brains of children ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD



    by Youra SAFIG ...
    This book will allow you to keep in your pocket the money spent during long sessions with your psychologist!You are tired of thinking every night before sleeping about situations experienced during the day, of sleeping badly, of waking up tired in the morning, and suddenly being in a bad mood.Thinking too much becomes therefore unbearable and you would like to cut ties with it and feel relaxed, ... Read more

    $1.50 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • What Happened to You?

    Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing

    Oprah Winfrey teams up with longtime friend and collaborator, neuroscientist Dr Bruce Perry in this beautiful, moving and healing book about trauma therapy.There are a number of questions we often ask each other but the most important question we can all ask, the one that will help lead to further compassion and understanding is 'What happened to you?'That question was a lightbulb moment for Oprah ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Mapping the Terrain of the Heart

    Passion, Tenderness, and the Capacity to Love

    If you have read other books about love that have fallen short, read this book. Mapping the Terrain of the Heart is an eloquent guide through love's diverse landscapes that provides a whole new way to think about love relationships. Both descriptive and prescriptive, it is a book for anyone looking to experience a committed relationship full of passion and tenderness.In the labyrinth of love, ... Read more

    $44.87 AUD

  • Self-Compassion

    The Proven Power of Being Kind to Yourself

    by Kristin Neff ...
    THE 10TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION WITH A NEW FOREWORD FROM KRISTIN NEFF'Kristin Neff offers practical, wise guidance on the path of emotional healing and deep inner transformation.' Tara Brach, PhD, author of Radical AcceptanceKristin Neff PhD, is a professor in educational psychology, and the world's expert on self-compassion. A pioneer who established self-compassion as a field of study, Kristin ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

  • Presence

    Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges

    by Amy Cuddy ...
    'The high priestess of self-confidence for the self-doubting. A must-read for - well, for everyone.' Susan Cain, author of QuietDon't fake it till you make it, fake it until you become it - the essential guide to improving your body language.How can we be our strongest selves in life's most challenging situations? We often approach these situations - job interviews, difficult conversations, ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Getting On: Some Thoughts on Women and Ageing

    by Liz Byrski ...
    Why are we so obsessed with staying young?In a culture that advocates the pursuit of endless youth and physical beauty how can we embrace the reality, the pleasures and the rewards of getting on? And what does the 'fight against ageing' mean when all women must eventually face the double-standard of ageism and sexism?Once past fifty, older women begin to sense that they have become invisible. From ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome

    'I usually say to the child, "Congratulations, you have Asperger's syndrome", and explain that this means he or she is not mad, bad or defective, but has a different way of thinking.' - from The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome is the definitive handbook for anyone affected by Asperger's syndrome (AS). It brings together a wealth of information on all ... Read more

    $35.41 AUD

  • Make Time

    How to focus on what matters every day

    'If you want to achieve more (without going nuts), read this book.' - Charles Duhigg, bestselling author of The Power of Habit and Smarter Faster Better'Make Time is essential reading for anyone who wants to create a happier, more successful life.' - Gretchen Rubin, author of The Happiness Project__________Most of our time is spent by default. We all wish ... ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Healing Developmental Trauma

    How Early Trauma Affects Self-Regulation, Self-Image, and the Capacity for Relationship

    Written for those working to heal developmental trauma and seeking new tools for self-awareness and growth, this book focuses on conflicts surrounding the capacity for connection. Explaining that an impaired capacity for connection to self and to others and the ensuing diminished aliveness are the hidden dimensions that underlie most psychological and many physiological problems, clinicians ... Read more

    $27.49 AUD

  • The Emotional Incest Syndrome

    What to do When a Parent's Love Rules Your Life

    From Dr. Patricia Love, a ground-breaking work that identifies, explores and treats the harmful effects that emotionally and psychologically invasive parents have on their children, and provides a program for overcoming the chronic problems that can result. ... Read more

    $20.45 AUD

  • Positive Discipline

    The Classic Guide to Helping Children Develop Self-Discipline, Responsibility, Cooperation, and Problem-Solving Skills

    For twenty-five years, Positive Discipline has been the gold standard reference for grown-ups working with children. Now Jane Nelsen, distinguished psychologist, educator, and mother of seven, has written a revised and expanded edition. The key to positive discipline is not punishment, she tells us, but mutual respect. Nelsen coaches parents and teachers to be both firm and kind, so that any child ... Read more

    $20.45 AUD

  • Character Disturbance

    the phenomenon of our age

    Modern permissiveness and the new culture of entitlement allows disturbed people to reach adulthood without proper socialization. In a book meant both for the general public and for professionals, bestselling author and psychologist George Simon explains in plain English:•How most disturbed characters think.•The habitual behaviors the disturbed use to avoid responsibility and to manipulate, ... Read more

    $9.56 AUD

  • Reinventing the Body, Resurrecting the Soul

    How to Create a New Self

    This important book picks up where Dr Deepak Chopra left off in his pioneering work Ageless Body, Timeless Mind. Having revealed the connection between our health and our thoughts, Dr Chopra shows us how to create a whole new self - the self we want to be - in this revolutionary sequel.Dr Chopra explains how the body is a reflection of the mind, 'a symbol in flesh and blood of everything you think ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Super Human: The Bulletproof Plan to Age Backward and Maybe Even Live Forever

    by Dave Asprey ...
    From the creator of Bulletproof coffee and the bestselling author of Head Strong and The Bulletproof Diet comes a plan to bypass plateaus and ‘up’ your game at every age.Dave Asprey suffered countless symptoms of ageing as a young man, which sparked a lifelong burning desire to grow younger with each birthday. For more than twenty years, he has been on a quest to find innovative, science-backed ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD $4.99 AUD

  • The Women's Brain Book

    The neuroscience of health, hormones and happiness

    For women, understanding how the brain works during the key stages of life - in utero, childhood, puberty and adolescence, pregnancy and motherhood, menopause and old age - is essential to their health. Dr Sarah McKay is a neuroscientist who knows everything worth knowing about women's brains, and shares it in this fascinating, essential book.This is not a book about the differences between male ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Avoiding the Ageing Parent Trap

    How to plan ahead and prevent legal and family issues

    by Brian Herd ...
    Informative and insightful, this is the essential family guide to preparing for ageing parents.This is a book that forces us to confront what most of us avoid - planning for our ageing parents. Our natural inclination is to wait and see what might happen. But when it does happen, or starts to unfold, we, and our siblings, are totally unprepared. Poor decisions, disputes with siblings and partners ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • This Chair Rocks

    A Manifesto Against Ageism

    An empowering manifesto, examining and disassembling age discrimination with wit and energy, calling for us to embrace and celebrate ageing.In our youth-obsessed culture, we’re bombarded by media images and messages about the despair and decline of our later years. Beauty and pharmaceuti- cal companies work overtime to convince people to purchase products that will retain their youthful appearance ... Read more

    $14.51 AUD

  • Staring at the Sun

    overcoming the dread of death

    Written in Irvin Yalom’s inimitable story-telling style, Staring at the Sun is a profoundly encouraging approach to the universal issue of mortality.In this magisterial opus, capping a lifetime of work and personal experience, Dr Yalom helps us recognise that the fear of death is at the heart of much of our day-to-day anxiety. This reality is often brought to the surface by an 'awakening ... Read more

    $25.51 AUD