6 Engaging Summer Reads

Consider these titles that will inspire you to find your flow, engage you with memorable anecdotes, provide lessons on leadership and ultimately help you live your best life.

 

Smarter, Faster, Better:  The Secrets of Being Productive in Life & Business

Smarter, Faster, Better  is not your ordinary book on productivity that provides you with a list of tools to be more efficient. It's 1,000 times better! Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist & NYT bestselling author of The Power of HabitCharles Duhigg brings incredible stories and research to the conversation about the difference between the most productive people and those of us who struggle to get through our "to do" lists.  Through incredibly engaging storytelling and deeply researched content, Duhigg shares how the most productive people  don’t merely act differently, they view the world, and their choices, in profoundly different ways. Check out this awesome q&a with Duhigg about the book >>

 
 

Making a Difference: Stories of Vision and Courage from America's Leaders

In Making a Difference, one of the most captivating American heroes of this century "Miracle on the Hudson" pilot Captain "Sully" Sullenberger engages some of the most accomplished men and women in the fields of technology, medicine, education, sports, philanthropy, finance, law, and the military in inspiring conversations on true leadership. His phenomenal NYT bestselling memoir Highest Dutywill be brought to the silver screen in September, as the Clint Eastwood-directed filmSULLY, starring Tom Hanks, hits theaters on Sept. 9th. Watch the heart-pounding trailer >>

 

Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World

Steven Kotler is a New York Times Bestselling Author, award-winning journalist and the Co-Founder and Director for Research of the Flow Genome Project, the largest open-source citizen science project on human performance in the world. Bold provides a radical, how-to guide for using exponential technologies, moonshot thinking, and crowd-powered tools to help today’s entrepreneurs and individuals make their boldest dreams come true.

 

My Life on the Road

Gloria Steinem remains an iconic and inspiring voice, and one of the most visible symbols of the women's movement. In My Life on the Road, she tells a story she has never told before, a candid account of her life as a traveler, a listener, and a catalyst for change. THE OPRAH MAGAZINE’S TEN FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE YEAR | NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Harper’s Bazaar • St. Louis Post-Dispatch • Publishers Weekly 

 

The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari: A Fable About Fulfilling Your Dreams & Reaching Your Destiny

Celebrated author of 15 #1 bestsellers and globally respected leadership expert Robin Sharmaoffers an inspiring tale that provides a step-by-step approach to living with greater courage, balance, abundance and joy. The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari was Sharma's first published book in 1999, which catapulted him into the sphere of top leadership experts. The book has overwhelmingly topped international bestseller lists and sold over 5,000,000 copies.

 

Time of Your Life: Choosing A Vibrant Joyful Future

From becoming the Canadian prime minister’s wife at a young age, to the loss of both her son and her former husband, to living with bi-polar disorder, Margaret Trudeauis celebrated for her role as a respected mental-health issues advocate and proponent of living a vibrant, joyful life especially as we age. In Time of Your Life, Margaret shares her epiphany born out of her past joys and sorrows, and offers women an inspirational and practical approach to creating a healthy, happy, secure and satisfying future.

 

I hope one, or more, of these fantastic books will keep you sailing through the rest of the summer!

Best regards,

Ann Shavrick Sudry, Senior Vice President, Bureau Relations

646-227-4906 | AnnS@HarryWalker.com

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