INSPIRATIONAL BOOKS TO READ BY THE SEA
Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us’ by Daniel H. Pink
Can you think of what motivates you? Applying the knowledge of his 40 years of research, Pink argues that human motivation is largely intrinsic and that there are three essential factors of true motivation: autonomy, mastery and purpose.
Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear’ by Elizabeth Gilbert
Ideal if you are facing a creative block, the bestselling author of Eat, Pray, Love and City of Girls shares her secrets on finding inspiration and following your creative dreams, big or small. Gilbert encourages you to overcome fear and embrace curiosity as the means of unveiling your hidden creativity.
The Gift of Forgiveness: Inspiring Stories from Those Who Have Overcome the Unforgivable’ by Katherine Schwarzenegger Pratt
If you are struggling with forgiveness and letting go of the past, this book will help you gain a new perspective on life. Schwarzenegger Pratt reflects on her own experiences and shares the stories of people who have suffered everything from kidnap to losing loved ones to murder on how they have overcome resentment, live with greater acceptance and find inner peace.
Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones’ by James Clear
The #1 New York Times bestseller provides a proven framework for improving everyday life. From offering simple lifehacks to discussing the field of neuroscience, the book shows you how tiny changes can create remarkable results.
Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance’ by Angela Duckworth
Why do gifted people oftentimes fail to reach their full potential, while others, less talented individuals achieve great accomplishments? In her New York Times bestseller, psychologist Angela Duckworth supports that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent, but a blend of passion and persistence known as ‘grit’.