Self-help books
A self-help book is one that is written with the intention to instruct its readers on solving personal problems. The books take their name from Self-Help, an 1859 best-seller by Samuel Smiles, but are...
Donald Trump’s Ghostwriter Tells All
“The Art of the Deal” made America see Trump as a charmer with an unfailing knack for business. Tony Schwartz helped create that myth—and regrets it.
The Weirdest Sex Manuals Throughout History
Everyone knows that the sexual revolution invented sex, right? Oh, people have been doing this for millennia? With Masters of Sex premiering Sunday, it's clear sex how-to is more than a one-off source...
Seduction community
The seduction community, also known as the pick-up artist or PUA community, is a movement of men whose goal is seduction and sexual success with/access to women. Members of the community often call th...
Sex manual
Sex manuals are books which explain how to perform sexual practices; they also commonly feature advice on birth control, and sometimes on safe sex and sexual relationships.
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Donald Trump’s Ghostwriter Tells All
“The Art of the Deal” made America see Trump as a charmer with an unfailing knack for business. Tony Schwartz helped create that myth—and regrets it.
Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism
Cutting Through Spiritual Materialism, by Chögyam Trungpa is a self-help book addressing many common pitfalls of self-deception in seeking spirituality, which the author coins as Spiritual materiali...
Journeys with the Black Dog
Journeys with the Black Dog: Inspirational Stories of Bringing Depression to Heel is a 2007 anthology edited by Tessa Wigney, Kerrie Eyers and Gordon Parker from the Black Dog Institute at the Univers...
Lincoln the Unknown
Lincoln the Unknown is a biography on Abraham Lincoln, written in 1932 by Dale Carnegie. It is published by Dale Carnegie and Associates, and given out as a prize in the Dale Carnegie Course.
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The Elements of Influence
The Elements of Influence: The New Essential System for Managing Competition, Reputation, Brand, And Buzz, or simply The Elements of Influence (Dutton, 2006), is a book written by Alan D. Kelly that e...
Fourth Way (book)
The Fourth Way (1957) is a book about the Fourth Way system of self-development as introduced by Greek-Georgian philosopher G.I. Gurdjieff and is a compilation of the lectures of P. D. Ouspensky at Lo...
Raja Yoga (book)
Raja Yoga is a book by Swami Vivekananda about the path of Raja Yoga. The book was published in July 1896. It is one of the most well-known books by Vivekananda, who also wrote books on Karma Yoga, B...
The Rules
The Rules: Time-tested Secrets for Capturing the Heart of Mr. Right is a self-help book by Ellen Fein and Sherrie Schneider, originally published in 1995.The book suggests rules that a woman should fo...
Louise Hay
Louise Hay (born October 8, 1926) is an American motivational author and the founder of Hay House, she has authored several New Thought self-help books, including the 1984 book, You Can Heal Your Life...
Gherand Samhita
Gheranda Samhita (Sanskrit gheraṇḍasaṁhitā घेरंडसंहिता ) meaning “Gheranda's collection” is one of the three classic texts of hatha yoga (the other two being the Hatha Yoga Pradipika and the Shiva Sam...
The Weirdest Sex Manuals Throughout History
Everyone knows that the sexual revolution invented sex, right? Oh, people have been doing this for millennia? With Masters of Sex premiering Sunday, it's clear sex how-to is more than a one-off source...
Women Who Love Too Much
Women Who Love Too Much is a self-help book by Robin Norwood published in 1985. The book, which was a number one seller on the New York Times Best Seller list's "advice and miscellaneous" category in ...
Tuesdays with Morrie
Tuesdays with Morrie is a memoir by American writer Mitch Albom. The story was later recreated by Thomas Rickman into a TV movie of the same name directed by Mick Jackson, which aired on December 17, ...
Self-help book
A self-help book is one that is written with the intention to instruct its readers on solving personal problems. The books take their name from Self-Help, an 1859 best-seller by Samuel Smiles, but are...