Self-help

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Cool to Be Kind

By Val Litwin, Chris Bratseth, Brad Stokes, and Erik Hanson
Introduction by Catherine Ryan Hyde

In August of 2002, four twenty-something friends in Canada packed a motor home and embarked upon a three-month nonprofit marathon known coast to coast as The Extreme Kindness Tour. Their mission: to commit as many random acts of kindness in as many communities as possible. This ... Read more

Happy Go Money

By Melissa Leong

 

The Social’s finance expert connects money and happiness in this fresh, feel-good guide to financial well-being

Everything tells us that what will make us happy can be bought, whether it’s the latest gadgets, renovated kitchens, or luxury goods. But research has shown that ... Read more

Health, Wealth and Happiness

By David Singh
With Albert E. D?Souza

David Singh details his fascinating life from poverty in the jungles of Guyana to the helm of Fortune Financial, once Canada’s largest financial planning company. His new venture, Destiny Health Solutions, uncovers the links between health and wealth that can empower you to ... Read more

Intensive Care

By Alan Twigg

One night in April, after a Sunday soccer game, Alan Twigg couldn't remember the names of his two sons or his wife-and he couldn't hold a pen. An emergency CAT scan revealed a large brain tumour squeezed against his motor cortex. 'Intensive Care' tells the story of why this ... Read more

Locations of Grief

Edited by Catherine Owen

Exploring the landscapes of death and grief, this collection takes the reader through a series of essays, drawn together from twenty-four Canadian writers that reach across different ages, ethnicities and gender identities as they share their thoughts, struggles and journeys ... Read more

Losing Mariposa

By Doug Little

The riveting story of one man’s descent into hell. Losing Mariposa is the harrowing memoir of Doug Little’s two-year binge as a compulsive gambler ? a fall from grace that made national front-page headlines, destroyed his life, and brought him to the very gates of prison, ... Read more

Other Everest, The

By David Irvine

What David Irvine posits is that Everest is not unattainable. Integrity, sensitivity and discipline are some of the qualities that lead us to the peak.