9 Books That Will Inspire You To Do Great Things

Books That Will Inspire You To Do Great Things

If you're looking for a little inspiration to encourage, motivate, or uplift you, here are nine book recommendations that will hopefully inspire you to do great things.

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
A spiritual parable about life's journey, hope, and destiny.

The Course Of Love by Alain De Botton
A fictional, philosophical, and psychological book about love, companionship, and endurance.

When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
The memoir of a young neurosurgeon faced with a terminal cancer diagnosis.

Stuffocation by James Wallman
Why things and stuff do not make us happy and how we can improve our lives by getting rid of it.

Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead Sheryl Sandberg
The book that inspired the "lean in" movement, which encourages women to celebrate one another’s accomplishments.

Rising Strong by Brene Brown
About vulnerability and how embracing it can radically change our lives.

The Art of Choosing by Sheena Iyengar
Why our decisions have far-reaching consequences and even mundane choices can impact our happiness.

Tiny, Beautiful Things by Cheryl Strayed
A comforting book providing insight and humour about family, relationships, love, work, and life in a completely honest, refreshingly open way.

Invisible Hands: Voices from the Global Economy edited by Corinne Goria
Revealing the shocking human rights abuses within the global, mass-market economy.
9 Books That Will Inspire You To Do Great Things