Books tagged: resilience

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Jounce: Crafting a Resilient Life in an Increasingly Chaotic World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,190. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Jounce is an actual physics term – it’s the fourth derivative of position over time. The word is seldom encountered in science class, yet we all experience jounce in our lives: being jerked around in several directions at once. From a traffic ticket to bad news from your doctor to a global catastrophe, the sources of jounce are all around us. This book is about how to handle being jounced.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,940. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
At 34 years of age, Paul Callaghan had it all. Especially for an Aboriginal person. But on his 35th birthday, Paul’s life came crashing down. iridescence is the story of his return to country, of finding himself, and of finding a path lost not just him, but to many of us, regardless of culture or background. Written for people everywhere, iridescence will help you find your colours.
Whatever Happened to Patient 2410
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,770. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
At age 15, Minda Lazarov became Patient 2410 at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital when diagnosed with Hodgkin's - a disease of the lymph nodes. The "C word" was never spoken that day in 1970. The fact that Minda survived into her 50's is remarkable in itself, but what makes her story so compelling is the intelligence of her writing, the humor of her humanity, and the resilience of her spirit.
Suzanne Pointe and the Brave Dancers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Dance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
The story of a young dancer, her grandmother and a little dog, who with their many friends come bravely together in art to survive. Suzanne Pointe and the Brave Dancers is dedicated to the memory of impresario and founder of Ballet Russes de Monte Carlo, Mr. René Blum, 1878 – 1943, who died at Auschwitz.
Prescription for Disaster: The funny side of falling apart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,150. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Get ready to split your stitches! A book about the hilarious side of being ridiculously diseased - laughing at life and encouraging others to do the same.
Avis de Passage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,140. Language: French. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Une immersion dans les tourments d’un homme blessé qui pensait avoir changé de vie, entretenant l’illusion de la guérison. Un homme en lutte contre un héritage dramatique, un passé obstiné comme une ombre.
Confident Kids
Price: Free! Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
Confident Kids will give you practical strategies for shaping and improving your child's outlook and mindset. Parents have a huge influence over the way their children think and deal with life's situations and events. Follow our advice and help your child to achieve their full potential by being confident, positive, respectful, resilient, focused and organized.
iCope: Building Resilience Through Stress Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,560. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
iCope presents an efficient yet comprehensive approach to learn positive coping skills to manage stress and build resilience to negative psychological or medical effects caused by stress. The methods are all based on scientific principles established over the past several decades. iCope describes this easy approach to improve your overall resilience to any health risks caused by stress.
How to be a Rubber Band: A Formula for Living Resilience Every Day
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,130. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Resulting from thorough analysis of hundreds of individuals who have demonstrated varying degrees of resilience, a widely applicable resilience formula has emerged. This formula can serve as a blueprint, allowing us to build the necessary elasticity into our interactions with stressors, facilitating our ability to stretch and eventually bounce back.
Hope 3.0
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Hope is the spark that ignites the soul into action. Of itself, it isn’t a strategy, but a state of mind. It is the fuel that provides the energy to do the things that create a better life, a better future, and a better world. Hope 3.0 is a book of strategies that anyone can use to develop a more positive approach to living.