Book Reviews

You are a Badass by Jen Sincero

About the Book A couple of weekends ago, I was in self-help overdrive. I’d just finished reading The Gifts of Imperfection and I couldn’t wait for my next fix! After referring back to my list of unread books that have been recommended to me, this one jumped out. Despite it’s somewhat cringy title, You are a Badass… Continue reading You are a Badass by Jen Sincero

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The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson

  About the Book Having recently devoured Models, and with plenty of long train journeys inbetween (the joys of house-hunting!), I wanted to read something else by Mark Manson. I loved his edgy tone in Models and how it exposed me to so many of my own blindspots. Thing is, he’s only written one other book to… Continue reading The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson

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The War of Art by Steven Pressfield

  About the Book This is another one of those that had been on my list for a while. It’s been recommended by others, including Tim Ferriss, and such recommendations rarely disappoint. I had no idea what it was about though. I was under the impression it might have something to do with war? And maybe… Continue reading The War of Art by Steven Pressfield

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Influence by Robert Cialdini

  About the Book Ever wondered why canned laughter is used in tv shows? Or why Sensodyne dentists are actors in disguise? If you’re thinking yes, this book is definitely for you! In Influence, Cialdini will open your eyes to a whole new level of understanding. He deconstructs the weapons of influence (reciprocation, commitment &… Continue reading Influence by Robert Cialdini