If you celebrated the New Year by patting yourself on the back for keeping a regular workout routine, sticking to your diet, and padding your bank accounts in 2016… good for you! But if like so many of us, you’re stuck with reconciling another year of broken promises maybe you could use some advice on how to better achieve those New Year’s resolutions for fitness, wealth, relationships, career and an all-around better outlook on life. This roundup of handy titles will support your personal reinvention for 2016.
Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear
From the author of Eat Pray Love comes this creative memoir that serves as empowering guide to the generative process. Readers of all types have been flocking to this title for her wisdom, honesty and unique perspective on creativity, all shared with her trademark inspirational tone.
Wake Up Happy
From America’s favorite football player turned morning talk show host—a man who makes just about everything look easy—a mélange of stories and motivational advice to inspire the reader to turn up the heat and go from good to great in pursuit of their personal ambitions.
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing
This New York Times best-selling guide to decluttering your home from Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes readers step-by-step through her revolutionary KonMari Method for simplifying, organizing, and storing.
Most methods advocate a room-by-room or little-by-little approach, which doom you to pick away at your piles of stuff forever. The KonMari Method, with its revolutionary category-by-category system, leads to lasting results. In fact, none of Kondo’s clients have lapsed (and she still has a three-month waiting list).
With detailed guidance for determining which items in your house “spark joy” (and which don’t), this international bestseller featuring Tokyo’s newest lifestyle phenomenon will help you clear your clutter and enjoy the unique magic of a tidy home—and the calm, motivated mindset it can inspire.
Where We Belong
From New York Times bestselling author and beloved Today show co-anchor Hoda Kotb—inspiring stories of people who find their life’s purpose in unexpected ways, often surprising themselves and the ones they love. With examples of perseverance, self-reflection, and new attitudes on life, Where They Belong is a motivating and inspirational look at exploring and finding the right path for your personal journey.
Change Your Brain, Change Your Life
You’re not stuck with the brain you’re born with. In this beastseller, renowned neuropsychiatrist Dr. Daniel Amen includes cutting-edge reseach and the latest surprising, effective “brain prescriptions” that can help heal your brain of panic, anxiety, anger and depression.
The Lucky Years
Imagine being able to get fit and lose weight without dieting, train your immune system to fight cancer, edit your DNA to avoid a certain fate, erase the risk of a heart attack, reverse aging, and know exactly which drugs to take to optimize health with zero side effects. Welcome to The Lucky Years.
121 First Dates
by Wendy Newman
Based on years of research and 121 real-life first dates, relationship expert Wendy Newman dishes up practical wisdom for navigating the online dating trenches with grace, efficiency, and a strong dose of humor. Wendy Newman has made every imaginable dating mistake so you don’t have to.
This is Your Do-Over
From the bestselling coauthor of the YOU series, the ultimate guide to reversing damage, optimizing health, and living a life filled with energy and happiness. Dr. Roizen shares his seven simple secrets to healthy living and provides concrete strategies that anyone can implement, regardless of age or health.