Books of Encouragement

By Fiction Addiction

By Fiction Addiction

Humankind: A Hopeful History

Rutger Bregman

$18.99 $17.47

r Rutger Bregman provides new perspective on the past 200,000 years of human history, setting out to prove that we are hardwired for kindness, geared toward cooperation rather than competition, and more inclined to trust rather than distrust one another.

Getting Back to Happy: Change Your Thoughts, Change Your Reality, and Turn Your Trials Into Triumphs

Marc Chernoff and Angel Chernoff

$27.00 $24.84

A wonderful book for anyone wondering trying to make a change. I myself noticed a few years ago that I was having more unhappy days than otherwise and have successfully turned that around and so can you, no matter your situation. -Jill Hendrix, owner

The Power of Knitting: Stitching Together Our Lives in a Fractured World

Loretta Napoleoni

$20.00 $18.40

My mom is a huge knitter and during the pandemic I returned to my hobby, cross stitch, and have found it very meditative.

You Are Essential: 100 Inspirational Reminders of How Much You Matter

Thomas Nelson Gift Books

$14.99 $13.79

Every single person is essential, no matter what the government says.

Healing After Loss:: Daily Meditations for Working Through Grief

Martha W. Hickman

$16.99 $15.63

Our hearts go out to all who lost loved ones to COVID-19

A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster

Rebecca Solnit

$18.00 $16.56

Disasters often bring out the best in people.

I Hope This Finds You Well: Poems

Kate Baer

$12.00 $11.04

Encouraging poetry created out of the comments from online trolls. A wonderful example of resilience.

The Book of Hope: A Survival Guide for Trying Times

Jane Goodall and Douglas Abrams

$28.00 $25.76

Joy at Work: Organizing Your Professional Life

Marie Kondo and Scott Sonenshein

$24.00 $22.08

Now that many of us are working from home, I think it's even more important to keep your workspace tidy. I found her first book actually life-changing :)

Untamed

Glennon Doyle

$28.00 $25.76

Glennon Doyle is right up there with Brene Brown for me.

The Book of Delights: Essays

Ross Gay

$24.95 $22.95