Month: March 2016

2016 Spiritual Leaders Books To Read

Every year the Watkins Magazine publishes a list of the 100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People. These spiritual leaders have written many books. WhyToRead will review their most popular or most recent spiritual books for you over the next few weeks. Spiritual Leaders 1-7 1. How to Practice: The Way to a Meaningful Life – Dalai Lama If you are a complete beginner to Buddhism philosophy, there is no better way to be introduced to the Buddha’s teachings than by the Dalai Lama, perhaps the worlds foremost Spiritual Leader. The book starts off with the basics of Buddhist morality,...

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Spy Games – 5 Spy Skills Books You MUST Read

Spy Skills… do you dream of being James Bond? Or do you feel like Jason Bourne some days? Or are you just interested in protecting your privacy today.  With these 5 Spy Skills Books you can learn from the experts to read people; protect yourself or just get a better job. 1. 100 Deadly skills: The SEAL Operative’s Guide – Clint Emerson What skills can a retired Navy SEAL teach you that are practically applicable to your daily lives? Apparently a lot of useful stuff to keep you safe! Emerson covers tips for staying safe. From avoiding vehicle theft,...

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New Money Books for 2016

These New Money Books will get your 2016 back on track.  If you have you already given up on your money goals; or are unsure how to achieve your money goals, you need to read money books! For individuals and small businesses, each book will teach you something different. Be educated. Be inspired. 1. Debt Free – Curt Snow 2. JK Lasser’s Your income Tax 2016: For preparing your 2015 Tax Return 3. Warren Buffett: 48 Empowering Lessons – Anthony Clark 4. Make 2016 Your best Year Ever: Revisit, Review, Refocus, Renew – Joyce Reid 5. Amazon Box Set: Become...

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Philosophy Books – Best Sellers You Should Read in 2016

If you are wondering where to get started, these “best selling” philosophy books are well worth reading.  From the personal philosophy of one of the worlds greatest entrepreneurs, Elon Musk, to Zen philosophy, we guarantee if you take the time to read you will benefit by learning something about the world or yourself. (Reviews below the list) 1. Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future – Ashlee Vance 2. Gratitude – Oliver Sacks 3. Zen: Zen for Beginners: A step-by-step Guide to achieving a stress-free life & finding happiness with Zen Buddhism – Reiju Gensho...

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Middle East History – 5 Books You Must Read

Studying history or reading the history of other people’s, such as Middle East history books, can make us wiser in our public choices and more richly human in our private lives. Why? Because reading history books helps us understand people and societies.  Studying history is essential for good citizenship and moral understanding. So, reading or studying these middle eastern history books will help us in many ways, and perhaps help a little with world peace. 1. A Peace to End All Peace: The Fall of the Ottoman Empire and the Creation of the Modern Middle East – David Fromkin The Ottoman Empire...

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