Discipline Equals Freedom: Field Manual (2017) by Jocko Willink is a collection of tips and strategies for living a disciplined life. Whether one’s long-term goals relate to diet, exercise, or work, self-imposed discipline is a tried and true methodology for reaching an objective.
Food Rules: An Eater’s Manual (2009) is a compendium of food wisdom that writer Michael Pollan collected while researching his previous books on eating.
The President’s Book of Secrets by David Priess is a journalistic examination of the history of the President’s Daily Brief (PDB), a short, top-secret summary of the most important intelligence delivered to the president of the United States each day.
David Cay Johnston’s The Making of Donald Trump is an examination of Donald Trump’s character and activities. It focuses specifically on his financial dealings, his perpetration of frauds, and his association with criminal and Mafia figures.
John C. Maxwell’s Developing the Leader Within You (1993) is a guide to forming the necessary traits required of a leader. A leader is someone who can attract, motivate, and mentor followers who help bring the leader’s vision to life
Food Freedom Forever by Melissa Hartwig is a self-help guide for anyone who has struggled with dieting and making healthy food choices.
ood: What the Heck Should I Eat? (2018) by Mark Hyman aims to help people cut through conflicting messages about what a healthy diet entails. Hyman sifts through the latest nutrition research to demonstrate that the industrial food system is harmful to human and environmental health.
Designing Your Life: How to Build a Well-Lived, Joyful Life by Bill Burnett and Dave Evans is a self-help guide for people seeking to improve their lives and careers by thinking like designers.
Crossing the Chasm: Marketing and Selling Disruptive Products to Mainstream Consumers (1991, 3rd edition published in 2014) by Geoffrey Moore is a guide for high-tech companies that wish to transition successfully from a small, technically minded customer base to a larger general market.
In Develop Jedi Self-Confidence: Unleash the Force within You (2011), self-help guru Stephen Richards aims to train his readers to build self-confidence in the style of a Star Wars Jedi.