Advice How-To and Miscellaneous

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#1 MAKE YOUR BED

William H McRaven

On the bestsellers list for 10 weeks


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#2 THINK SKINNY, FEEL FIT

Alejandro Chabán

On the bestsellers list for 1 week


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#3 THE SUBTLE ART OF NOT GIVING A ----------

Mark Manson

How to stop trying to be "positive" all the time and, instead, become better at handling adversity.

On the bestsellers list for 26 weeks


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#4 YOU ARE A BADASS

Jen Sincero

Tips for the doubtful and self-effacing on roaring ahead through life, delivered with stories, insights and exercises.

On the bestsellers list for 74 weeks


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#5 THE FIVE LOVE LANGUAGES

Gary Chapman

A guide to communicating love in a way that a spouse will understand.

On the bestsellers list for 204 weeks


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#6 THE LIFE-CHANGING MAGIC OF TIDYING UP

Marie Kondo

A guide to decluttering by discarding your expendable objects all at once and taking charge of your space.

On the bestsellers list for 130 weeks


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#7 THE WHOLE30

Melissa Hartwig

An overview of a 30-day guide to better health, weight loss, improved digestion and a stronger immune system.

On the bestsellers list for 87 weeks


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#8 THE BLUE ZONES SOLUTION

Dan Buettner

Emulating the diets and lifestyles of the world's longest-lived people.

On the bestsellers list for 5 weeks


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#9 UNINVITED

Lysa TerKeurst

The author examines the roots of rejection and its ability to poison relationships, including a person's relationship with God.

On the bestsellers list for 25 weeks


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#10 TOOLS OF TITANS

Tim Ferriss

The tactics, strategies and habits of billionaires, icons and world-class performers, by the technology investor and podcast host.†

On the bestsellers list for 17 weeks


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