Psychology/Self-help

Front cover of The Map of Heaven by Dr Eben Alexander
The Map of Heaven - Dr Eben Alexander

The Map of Heaven by Dr Eben Alexander examines astonishing accounts of life after death. When Dr Eben Alexander wrote about his own startling near-death experience in Proof of Heaven, he was contacted by countless people from all walks of life. His story had touched them personally and they in turn had their own miraculous experiences of the afterlife to share with Eben. In The Map of Heaven, Eben recounts the astonishing stories he has heard on his travels, from near-death experiences and encounters with angelic beings to inspiring messages from departed loved ones.

R150.00
Front cover of Confidence by Thomas Chamorro-Premuzic
Confidence - Thomas Chamorro-Premuzic

Confidence by Thomas Chamorro-Premuzic is an eye-opening rethink of the value of self-belief. We're told that the key to success in life and business is confidence: believe in yourself, and the world is yours. But building confidence can be a challenging task. And, as leading psychologist Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic argues, confidence can actually get in the way of achievement; self-esteem is nothing without competence, the core skills, to back it up.

R120.00
Front Cover of Serious Creativity by Edward de Bono
Serious Creativity - Edward de Bono

Serious Creativity by Edward de Bono shows how creativity is a learnable skill -- one that everyone can use to improve their performance. He then explains how you can unlock your own creativity to reap the personal and professional rewards it will bring. Learn how to: - be creative on demand with de Bono's step-by-step approach - add value to ideas and turn them into financial assets - boost creativity with the power of lateral thinking - break free from old ways of thinking.

R130.00
Front cover of Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for Thinking by Daniel C Dennett
Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for Thinking - Daniel C Dennett

Intuition Pumps and Other Tools for Thinking by Daniel C Dennett offers seventy-seven of Dennett's most successful "imagination-extenders and focus-holders" meant to guide you through some of life s most treacherous subject matter: evolution, meaning, mind, and free will. With patience and wit, Dennett deftly deploys his thinking tools to gain traction on these thorny issues while offering readers insight into how and why each tool was built. Over a storied career, Daniel C. Dennett has engaged questions about science and the workings of the mind.

R160.00
Front cover of The Concise Mastery by Robert Greene
The Concise Mastery - Robert Greene

The Concise Mastery by Robert Greene is the perfect pocketbook gift for the power-hungry - from 'the modern Machiavelli', Robert Greene, international bestselling sensation author of The 48 Laws of Power, Seduction and War. This concise version of the business classic Mastery provides a shortcut to Greene's powerful new tools for achieving greatness. Around the globe, people are facing the same problem - that we are born as individuals but are forced to conform to the rules of society if we want to succeed.

R95.00
Front Cover of Not in Your Genes by Oliver James
Not in Your Genes - Oliver James

Not in Your Genes by Oliver James drills deep down into the childhood causes of our individuality, revealing why our upbringing, not our genes, plays such an important role in our wellbeing and success. Not in Your Genes will not only change the way you think about yourself and the people around you, but give you the fuel to change your personality and your life for the better.

R130.00
Front cover of The Psychedelic Reader by Timothy Leary, Ralph Metzner and Gunther M Weil
The Psychedelic Reader - Timothy Leary, Ralph Metzner and Gunther M Weil

The Psychedelic Reader edited by Timothy Leary, Ralph Metzner and Gunther M Weil collects the very best writing from the dawn of the psychedelic era. From precise dosage guidelines to rumination on the poetry of Herman Hesse, this powerful anthology presents the entire psychedelic spectrum with both the seriousness and open mindedness it requires.

R110.00
Front cover of The Rise by Sarah Lewis
The Rise - Sarah Lewis

The Rise by Sarah Lewis is an inspiring book about what it means to be human as we struggle for mastery in our various spheres. It's one of the enduring enigmas of the human experience: many of our most iconic, creative endeavours - from recent Nobel Prize-winning discoveries to entrepreneurial invention, and classic works in the arts - are not achievements, but conversions, corrections after a failed past attempt.

R110.00
Front cover of Secrets of Confident Communicators by Diana Mather
Secrets of Confident Communicators - Diana Mather

Secrets of Confident Communicators by Diana Mather is part of the very popular Teach Yourself series of books. What do highly successful communicators know that the rest of us don't? Do they have a secret recipe for success? Is there a special alchemy at work? Whatever your situation or motivation, 'Secrets of Confident Communicators' reveals the 50 things you need to know to express yourself with assurance and get your message across effectively. Some will surprise you, and all will inspire you.

R90.00
Front cover of Our Appointment With Life by Thich Nhat Hanh
Our Appointment With Life - Thich Nhat Hanh

Our Appointment With Life by Thich Nhat Hanh is a translation and commentary on the Sutra on Knowing the Better Way to Live Alone, the earliest teaching of the Buddha on how to live fully in the present moment.

R110.00
Front cover of The Village Effect by Susan Pinker
The Village Effect - Susan Pinker

The Village Effect by Susan Pinker explores the impact of face-to-face contact from cradle to grave, from city to Sardinian mountain village, from classroom to workplace, from love to marriage to divorce. Her results are enlightening and enlivening, and they challenge our assumptions. Most of us have left the literal village behind, and don't want to give up our new technologies to go back there. But, as Pinker writes so compellingly, we need close social bonds and uninterrupted face-time with our friends and families in order to thrive - even to survive.

R125.00
Front cover of Left Brain, Right Stuff by Phil Rosenzweig
Left Brain, Right Stuff - Phil Rosenzweig

Left Brain, Right Stuff by Phil Rosenzweig brings fresh and often surprising insights to topics including confidence and overconfidence, the uses and limits of decision models, leadership and authenticity, expert performance and deliberate practice, competitive bidding and new venture management. Left Brain, Right Stuff, the myth-busting follow-up to The Halo Effect, explains how to perform when making even the most difficult decisions. Dozens of books have been published recently on the errors and biases that affect our judgments and choices.

R95.00