Chicken Soup for the Recovering Soul: Your Personal, Portable Support Group with Stories of Healing, Hope, Love and Resilience by Jack Canfield http://www.amazon.ca/dp/1623610214/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_CbL4tb03QRH4E
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain. Argues we dramatically undervalue introverts; shows how much we lose in doing so; charts the rise of the Extrovert Ideal and explores how deeply it has come to permeate our culture; introduces us to successful introverts. Passionately argued, superbly researched, and filled with indelible stories of real people.
Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom by John O'Donohue. Anam Cara is gaelic for “soul Friend.” This book explores spirituality and the path of being a soul friend to oneself and with others. It is a book of ancient teachings, stories, and blessings from an author too soon lost to us.
Self: Caring for Our Best Gift by Tom Owen-Towle. Our very being is God’s gift to us. Caring for our self is our best way of saying “Thank You!” We possess minds, bodies, spirits, hearts, souls, and consciences, and each of these six distinct realms of the self must be tended daily in one manner or another. Nurturing the whole self is the most important job we have as earthlings.
Living Beautifully: with Uncertainty and Change by Pema Chodron. The best-selling author and spiritual teacher shares practices for living with wisdom and integrity even in confusing and uncertain situations. http://www.amazon.com/dp/1611800765/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_UfQTvb19GC2DR
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. “This is your country, this is your world, this is your body, and you must find some way to live within the all of it.” http://www.amazon.com/dp/0812993543/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_gU9Xvb0EW5439
God Makes the Rivers to Flow: An Anthology of the World's Sacred Poetry and Prose by Eknath Easwaran. Deep, ongoing inspiration from the sacred literature of all traditions — the great river of wisdom that is always flowing throughout the world.
Religion for Atheists: A Non-believer's Guide to the Uses of Religion (Vintage) by Alain De Botton. Argues that we can benefit from the wisdom and power of religion—without having to believe in any of it.