Books for a Better Life Award

Utdelare: National MS Society, Greater New York City – Long Island Chapter

94 verk 101,666 böcker 4,152 recensioner 4.1
Honors the best self-improvement books of the year, Sponsored by the New York City Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Stadier:
Alla, Winner (92), Finalist (1), Nominee (1)
Kategorier:
Alla, Wellness (1), Ingen kategori (93)
År:
Alla, 2018 (1), 2016 (10), 2015 (10), 2014 (10), 2013 (10), 2012 (8), 2011 (10), 2010 (10), 2009 (10), 2008 (10), 2005 (1)

Winner 92

VerkÅr
The American Way of Eating: Undercover at Walmart, Applebee's, Farm Fields and the Dinner Table av Tracie McMillan2018
Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls Through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood av Lisa Damour2016
Emotional Agility: Get Unstuck, Embrace Change, and Thrive in Work and Life av Susan David2016
Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance av Angela Duckworth2016
The End of Dieting: How to Live for Life av Joel Fuhrman2016
The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World av Dalai Lama XIV2016
Marrow: Love, Loss, and What Matters Most av Elizabeth Lesser2016
Girls & Sex: Navigating the Complicated New Landscape av Peggy Orenstein2016
Vegan Vegetarian Omnivore: Dinner for Everyone at the Table av Anna Thomas2016
Between Breaths: A Memoir of Panic and Addiction av Elizabeth Vargas2016
Trädens hemliga liv av Peter Wohlleben2016
Living the Farm Sanctuary Life: The Ultimate Guide to Eating Mindfully, Living Longer, and Feeling Better Every Day av Gene Baur2015
Triumph of the Heart: Forgiveness in an Unforgiving World av Megan Feldman Bettencourt2015
The Blue Zones Solution: Eating and Living Like the World's Healthiest People av Dan Buettner2015
Girl in Glass: How My "Distressed Baby" Defied the Odds, Shamed a CEO, and Taught Me the Essence of Love, Heartbreak, and Miracles av Deanna Fei2015
Cook for Your Life: Delicious, Nourishing Recipes for Before, During, and After Cancer Treatment av Ann Ogden Gaffney2015
A Curious Mind: The Secret to a Bigger Life av Brian Grazer2015
Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget av Sarah Hepola2015
Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family av Amy Ellis Nutt2015
NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity av Steve Silberman2015
My Life on the Road av Gloria Steinem2015
Can't We Talk about Something More Pleasant? A Memoir av Roz Chast2014
Beyond Addiction: How Science and Kindness Help People Change av Jeffrey Foote2014
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End av Atul Gawande2014
Ikaria: Lessons on Food, Life, and Longevity from the Greek Island Where People Forget to Die av Diane Kochilas2014
The Price of Silence: A Mom's Perspective on Mental Illness av Liza Long2014
Marshmallowtestet : Att bemästra självkontroll av Walter Mischel2014
The Soil Will Save Us: How Scientists, Farmers, and Foodies Are Healing the Soil to Save the Planet av Kristin Ohlson2014
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption av Bryan Stevenson2014
Thanks for the Feedback: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback Well (Even When It Is Off Base, Unfair, Poorly Delivered, And, Frankly, You're Not in the Mood) av Douglas Stone2014
Bulletproof Spirit: The First Responder's Essential Resource for Protecting and Healing Mind and Heart av Dan Willis2014
What We Talk About When We Talk About God av Rob Bell2013
Knocking on Heaven's Door: The Path to a Better Way of Death av Katy Butler2013
Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation av Dan Fagin2013
Bouncing Back: Rewiring Your Brain for Maximum Resilience and Well-Being av Linda Graham2013
Handling the Truth: On the Writing of Memoir av Beth Kephart2013
Carry On, Warrior: The Power of Embracing Your Messy, Beautiful Life av Glennon Doyle2013
Isa Does It: Amazingly Easy, Wildly Delicious Vegan Recipes for Every Day of the Week av Isa Chandra Moskowitz2013
Outsmarting Anger: 7 Strategies for Defusing Our Most Dangerous Emotion av Joseph Shrand2013
Taylor's Gift: A Courageous Story of Giving Life and Renewing Hope av Todd Storch2013
Masterminds and Wingmen: Helping Our Boys Cope with Schoolyard Power, Locker-Room Tests, Girlfriends, and the New Rules of Boy World av Rosalind Wiseman2013
Mod att vara sårbar : i dina relationer, i ditt föräldraskap, i ditt arbete av Brené Brown2012
The Best Care Possible: A Physician's Quest to Transform Care Through the End of Life av Ira Byock2012
Blackout : när min hjärna blev min fiende av Susannah Cahalan2012
Crazy Sexy Kitchen: 150 Plant-Empowered Recipes to Ignite a Mouthwatering Revolution av Kris Carr2012
Happily Even After: A Guide to Getting Through (and Beyond) the Grief of Widowhood av Carole Brody Fleet2012
Seven Thousand Ways to Listen: Staying Close to What Is Sacred av Mark Nepo2012
Bokklubben vid livets slut av Will Schwalbe2012
Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity av Andrew Solomon2012
Day of Honey: A Memoir of Food, Love, and War av Annia Ciezadlo2011
The Longevity Project: Surprising Discoveries for Health and Long Life from the Landmark Eight-Decade Study av Howard S. Friedman2011
Clark Howard's Living Large in Lean Times: 250 Ways to Buy Smarter, Spend Smarter, and Save Money av Clark Howard2011
Holy Ghost Girl: A Memoir av Donna M. Johnson2011
Enjoy Every Sandwich: Living Each Day as If It Were Your Last av Lee Lipsenthal2011
The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth: Popularity, Quirk Theory, and Why Outsiders Thrive After High School av Alexandra Robbins2011
Spousonomics: Using Economics to Master Love, Marriage, and Dirty Dishes av Paula Szuchman2011
Who's Afraid of Post-Blackness?: What It Means to Be Black Now av Touré2011
The Neighborhood Project: Using Evolution to Improve My City, One Block at a Time av David Sloan Wilson2011
Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother: Stories of Loss and Love av Xinran2011
Composing a Further Life: The Age of Active Wisdom av Mary Catherine Bateson2010
Brave Girl Eating: A Family's Struggle with Anorexia av Harriet Brown2010
Let's Take the Long Way Home: A Memoir of Friendship av Gail Caldwell2010
The Ten Things to Do When Your Life Falls Apart: An Emotional and Spiritual Handbook av Daphne Rose Kingma2010
Eaarth: Making a Life on a Tough New Planet av Bill McKibben2010
Life Unlocked: 7 Revolutionary Lessons to Overcome Fear av Srinivasan S. Pillay MD2010
Lidandets konung : historien om cancer av Siddhartha Mukherjee2010
Breaking Night: A Memoir of Forgiveness, Survival, and My Journey from Homeless to Harvard av Liz Murray2010
The New Good Life: Living Better Than Ever in an Age of Less av John Robbins2010
Back to Life After a Heart Crisis: A Doctor and His Wife Share Their 8-Step Cardiac Comeback Plan av Marc Wallack2010
Throw Out Fifty Things: Clear the Clutter, Find Your Life av Gail Blanke2009
NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children av Po Bronson2009
The Difference: How Anyone Can Prosper in Even The Toughest Times av Jean Chatzky2009
Connected : mänskliga relationer, sociala nätverk och deras betydelse i våra liv av Nicholas A. Christakis2009
The End of Overeating: Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite av David A. Kessler2009
Strength in What Remains av Tracy Kidder2009
Josie's Story: A Mother's Inspiring Crusade to Make Medical Care Safe av Sorrel King2009
Just Food: Where Locavores Get it Wrong and How We Can Truly Eat Responsibly av James E. McWilliams2009
Writing in the Sand: Jesus and the Soul of the Gospels av Thomas Moore2009
You Were Always Mom's Favorite!: Sisters in Conversation Throughout Their Lives av Deborah Tannen2009
The Middle Place av Kelly Corrigan2008
Hett, platt och trångt : [varför vi behöver en grön revolution] av Thomas L. Friedman2008
Learning from the Heart: Lessons on Living, Loving, and Listening av Daniel Gottlieb2008
The Wise Heart: A Guide to the Universal Teachings of Buddhist Psychology av Jack Kornfield2008
Den sista föreläsningen av Randy Pausch2008
Till matens försvar av Michael Pollan2008
September Songs: The Good News About Marriage in the Later Years av Maggie Scarf2008
Min stroke av Jill Bolte Taylor2008
The Trouble with Boys: A Surprising Report Card on Our Sons, Their Problems at School, and What Parents and Educators Must Do av Peg Tyre2008
Made from Scratch: Discovering the Pleasures of a Handmade Life av Jenna Woginrich2008
Perfect Love, Imperfect Relationships: Healing the Wound of the Heart av John Welwood2006
Glasborgen av Jeannette Walls2005
I Don't Want to Talk About It: Overcoming the Secret Legacy of Male Depression av Terrence Real1997

Finalist 1

Nominee 1

Taggar

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