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Stress Cure

Patrick Holford & Susannah Lawson

Stress is very much part of life in the 21st century, and has overtaken the common cold as the major reason for taking time off work. With a section on quick fixes to feel better now, as well as guidance on putting together a long-term action plan, The Stress Cure will empower you to take back control and live a healthier, more balanced life.

 

Mama Maggie

Marty Makary & Ellen Vaughn

From marketing maven to angel of the garbage district, the inspiring authorized biography of Maggie Gobran, the Mother Teresa of Egypt.

Since 1997, Maggie Gobran and her organization Stephens Children have been changing lives in Cairos notorious zabaleen, or garbage slums. Bestselling authors Martin Makary and Ellen Vaughn chronicle Mama Maggie’s surprising pilgrimage from privileged child to stylish businesswoman to college professor pondering a call to change. She answered that call by becoming the modest figure in white who daily navigates piles of stinking trash, bringing hope to the poorest of the poor. At her request, the book also spotlights the people she serves: the men, women, and children who prove every day what a little bit of help and a lot of love can do.

 

Bring Up the Bodies

Hilary Mantel

The greatest literary sensation of recent times – and now the inspiration for a major BBC series, starring Mark Rylance and Damian Lewis and directed by Peter Kosminsky.

By 1535 Thomas Cromwell is Chief Minister to Henry VIII, his fortunes having risen with those of Anne Boleyn, the king’s new wife. But Anne has failed to give the king an heir, and Cromwell watches as Henry falls for plain Jane Seymour. Cromwell must find a solution that will satisfy Henry, safeguard the nation and secure his own career. But neither minister nor king will emerge unscathed from the bloody theatre of Anne’s final days.

 

Beyond Willpower

Alexander Lloyd

Did you know that most self-help programs that follow the standard success blueprint have a 97% failure rate? The truth is that tapping into your willpower and using the power of positive thinking in order to achieve success may sound reasonable, but in reality it’s a blueprint for failure. THE GREATEST PRINCIPLE offers a revolutionary new way of achieving success in all areas of your life. Based on more than twenty-five years of clinical experience, and rooted in science, ancient wisdom and proven therapeutic techniques, this groundbreaking program will help you remove any personal obstacles so that you can achieve health, wealth, and relationship success beyond your wildest dreams.