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5 Must Read Books Non Fiction: Here is the list of 5 Books Everyone Should Read At Least Once In Their Lives.
1. Girl Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis
Many self-help books contain only basic knowledge that is disappointing for the readers. This 213 paged book is a complete encapsulation of stereotypical expectations that society forces on the woman and a bunch of lies and hurtful truths that every woman can relate to. Each chapter is based on a lie that one tells herself as a woman and the end of each chapter is featured with the solutions of each problem discussed in the chapter and a recap section. The book is easy to read, quick to follow, written with simplicity, relatable, and consists of more than common knowledge.
“Comparison is the death of joy, and the only person you need to be better than is the one you were yesterday.”Rachel Hollis
The crux of the book is we should work in a way that suits well for us and our families, we(women) are responsible for our happiness, and we should confront and dispel misconceptions.
Rachel Hollis is an American motivational speaker, blogger, and author. Her first self-help book Girl, Wash Your Face was the second most popular book of 2018 on Amazon.com. Since the release of her first book, the book has maintained a position in the top 10 best-selling books and has sold more than 8,80,000 copies in the United States.
2. Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
The idea of self-help books is good, but most of the time, the author keeps discussing their life experiences and lacks the domain of the reader’s advice, but in this book, the author did commendatory work. This 288 paged book is a complete encapsulation of a realistic approach to creativity and discusses the attitudes, approaches, and habits we want to stay our most innovative lives.
“Don’t measure yourself by your succession failure but tie it to how dedicated you are toward your work.”Elizabeth Gilbert
The book is divided into six sections Courage, Enchantment, Permission, Persistence, Trust, and Divinity. The crux of the book is we should do what we are called to do, we should have the courage to forth the treasures that lie within us, we should not argue for our limitations, we should not measure ourselves based on our success or failure, but we should tie it with how dedicated we are towards our work.
Elizabeth M. Gilbert is an American journalist and author. She is well known for her book Eat Pray Love which has translated into over 30 languages and sold over 12 million copies. She is a novelist and memoirist by occupation who writes in fiction and memoir genres.
3. The Wisdom of Sundays by Oprah Winfrey
This 244 paged book is a compilation of insights of minds and actual conversations of famous personalities, with all inspirational quotes. The author precisely organized her steps undertaken and acquirements in her spiritual journey into ten chapters. The book is for the people who are fascinated to know about spirituality, meditation, and how karma fags.
“There is not one experience, no matter how devastating, no matter how tortuous it may appear to have been, there is nothing that’s ever wasted. Everything that is happening to you is being drawn into your life as a means to help you evolve into who you were really meant to be here on Earth. It’s not the thing that matters, it’s what that thing opens within you. “Oprah Winfrey
The author pares down meaningful conversations with famous personalities into paragraphs, efficiently portrayed her learnings, and affixed more than 100 beautiful photographs. The book stimulates us to be more aware of the astounding possibilities.
Oprah(Orpah) G. Winfrey is an TV Host, Actress, Producer, Media Executive, Author by occupation. She is well known for her talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show which was the highest-rated television of its kind and ran in national syndication for 15 years.
4. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson
In today’s era, when everyone is busy with occasional anxiety, this book teaches us the art of letting go. This 244 paged book is a compilation of various aspects of life, great advice, and a friendly/informal vibe. Once we embrace our fears, faults, and uncertainties, once we stop running and avoiding and begin confronting painful truths, we will initiate seeking out courage, perseverance, honesty, responsibility, curiosity, and forgiveness.
“You and everyone you know are going to be dead soon. And in the short amount of time between here and there, you have a limited amount of fu*ks to give. Very few, in fact. And if you go around giving a fu*k about everything and everyone without conscious thought or choice—well, then you’re going to get fu*ked.”Mark Manson
The crux of the book is that we are all going to die, we care about way too much stuff in our lives, and we should accept ourselves and our flaws.
Mark Manson is an American author and blogger. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuk is one of his notable works. He had authored three books till now of which, two(The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuk, Everything is Fu*ked: A Book About Hope) were The New York Times Best Sellers.
5. Gmorning, Gnight! Little Pep Talks for Me & You by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jonny Sun
The book comes with the compilation of the author’s inspiring Good Morning and Good Night tweets in the form of short little poems fused with cute little endearing illustrations. This book is illustrated by Jonny Sun.
“Gmorning. Sending you all the love I’ve got to spare in waves, in tiny cardboard packages, in Manila folders, via owl, in secret notes, in cloud formations, in lyrics, in tweets, in WhatsApp, in whatever carrier service you need, just pass it on”
“Gnight. A fervent hope that you get every moment you need tonight: a moment of rest, a moment of grace, a moment of epiphany, a moment to plan, a moment entirely yours and no one else’s.”
Lin-Manuel Miranda is an American Actor, Singer, Rapper, Composer, Producer, and Playwright. His award collection includes a Pulitzer Prize, three Tony Awards, three Grammy Awards, an Emmy Award, a MacArthur Fellowship, and a Kennedy Center Honor in 2018.
Jonny Sun (Jonathan Feng Sun) is a Canadian Author, Humorist, and Illustrator. He is a Ph.D. candidate in urban studies and planning at MIT. Everyone’s A Aliebn When Ur A Aliebn Too is one of his notable works. He was nominated for Goodreads Choice Awards Best Graphic Novels & Comics, Shorty Award for Literature.