The following is a list of our favorite books on topics including creativity, personal growth, and healing.
We hope you find one, or all of them, to be inspiring and helpful!
Book of Stones (The): Who They Are and What They Teach – Simmons & Ahsian
Color Zone Therapy – Corvo & Verner-Bonds: Therapy that treats the whole person.
Healing Crystals and Gemstones – Peschek-Bohmer & Schreiber: A listing of the most important crystals and gemstones.
Only Astrology Book You’ll Ever Need (The) – Joanna Martine Woolfolk: Everything you need to know about basic astrology.
Creating True Prosperity – Shakti Gawain: Prosperity stories, self-exploring exercises, and answers to common questions.
Creative Visualization – Shakti Gawain: Use the power of your imagination to create what you want in life.
Florence Scovel Shinn Reader – The Game of Life/Your Word is Your Wand/The Secret Door to Success/Power of the Spoken Word.
Secret (The) – Rhonda Byrne: Learn how you can be, have, or do anything you want.
Artist’s Way – Julia Cameron: A spiritual path to higher creativity.
Awakening Minerva – Linda Firestone: The Power of Creativity in Women’s Lives.
Coloring Mandalas – Susanne Fincher: For insight, healing, and self-expression. 48 sacred circle designs for people of all ages.
Creative Habit (The): Learn It & Use It for Life -Twyla Tharpe
Writing Life (The) – Annie Dillard: An inside narrative on the experience of writing.
Beginner’s Guide to Dream Analysis – Clarissa Pinkola Estes
Every Dream Interpreted – Veronica Tonay: Explores the meaning of dreams.
In the House of the Riddle Mother – Clarissa Pinkola Estes: The most common archetypal motifs in women’s dreams.
Alchemist (The) – Paulo Coehlo
Angela’s Ashes – Frank McCourt
Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World – Vicki Myron
Five People You Meet in Heaven (The) – Mitch Albom
For One More Day – Mitch Albom
Getting a Life Even if You’re Dead – Beth Watson
Kissing My Old Life Au Revoir – Eliza Watson
Marley & Me: Life & Love With the World’s Worst Dog – John Grogan
Secret Life of Bees (The) – Sue Monk Kid
Tuesdays with Morrie – Mitch Albom
Under Her Spell – Eliza Daly
Bounce Back Book – Karen Salmansohn: Thrive in the face of adversity, setbacks, and losses.
Red Shoes (The) – Clarissa Pinkola Estes: On torment and Recovery of the Soul Life
Self-Esteem Companion – Matthew McKay: Challenge your inner critic!
Women, Food, and God – Geneen Roth: An unexpected path to almost everything
Aromatherapy: A Complete Guide to the Healing Art – Kathi Keville & Mindy Green
Complete Book of Essential Oils & Aromatherapy (The) – Valerie Ann Worwood
Medicinal Herbs: A Beginner’s Guide – Rosemary Gladstar
Women Healers of the World: The Traditions, History, & Geography of Herbal Medicine – Holly Bellebuono
Divine Intuition – Lynn Robinson: “Your guide to creating a life you love.”
Intuition Guidebook (The) – Dale & Rost: How to safely and wisely use your sixth sense.
Trust Your Gut – Lynn Robinson: How the power of intuition can grow your business.
Trust Your Vibes: Secret Tools for Six-Sensory Living – Sonia Choquette
Your Heart’s Desire: Instructions for Creating the Life You Really Want – Sonia Choquette
Age of Miracles: Embracing the New Midlife (The) – Marianne Williamson
Braving the Wilderness: The Quest for True Belonging and the Courage to Stand Alone – Brené Brown
Life Reimagined: The Science, Art, and Opportunity of Midlife – Barbara Bradley Hagerty
A New Earth – Eckhart Tolle: A spiritual manifesto for a better way of life.
Mind-fulness – Ellen Langer: Become more creative, effective, and self-directed.
Mindfulness: An Eight Week Plan for Finding Peace in a Frantic World – Mark Williams, Danny Penman, Jon Kabat-Zin
Power of Now (The) – Ekhart Tolle: A guide to spiritual enlightenment
Wherever You Go There You Are – Jon Kabat-Zinn: Mindfulness Meditation in Everyday Life.
Codependent No More – Melody Beattie: Stop controlling others and start caring for yourself.
Five Love Languages (The) – Gary Chapman outlines five ways to express and experience love.
Relationship Cure (The): A 5 Step Guide to Strengthening Your Marriage, Family, & Friendships – Dr. John M. Gottman
Relationship Rescue – Phillip McGraw: A seven step strategy for reconnecting with your partner.
Verbally Abusive Relationship (The) – Patricia Evans: How to recognize and handle a verbally abusive relationship
A Year by the Sea – Joan Anderson: Thoughts of an unfinished woman.
Circle of Stones – Judith Duerk: A woman’s journey to herself.
Comfort Queen’s Guide to Life – Jennifer Louden: Create all that you need with what you’ve got.
Crossing to Avalon – Jean Shinonda Bolen, MD: A woman’s midlife pilgrimage.
Dark Side of the Light Chasers – Debbie Ford: Reclaiming your power, creativity, brilliance, and dreams.
Failing Forward – John Maxwell: Turning mistakes into stepping stones for success.
Gift from the Sea – Anne Morrow Lindbergh: Reflections on the lives of Americans in the mid-twentieth century
Life Makeovers – Cheryl Richardson: 52 practical & inspiring ways to improve your life
Mama Gena’s School of Womanly Arts – Regina Thomashauer: Using the power of pleasure to get what you want.
Rules for the Unruly – Marion Winik: Living an unconventional life.
Seeing in the Dark – Clarissa Pinkola Estes PhD: Myths & Stories to Reclaim the Buried Knowing Woman.
Steering by Starlight – Martha Beck: Find your right life no matter what!
Succulent Wild Woman: Dancing with Your Wonder-full Self – Sark
Travel Therapy – Karen Schaler: Where do you need to go?
Unmistakable Touch of Grace – Cheryl Richardson: Gratitude can transform your life.
When I am an Old Woman I Shall Wear Purple – Sandra Martz: A collection of writings and photographs that evoke the beauty, humor, and courage of women living in their later year.
Women Food and God: An Unexpected Path to Almost Everything – Geneen Roth
Women Who Run With the Wolves – Clarissa Pinkola Estes, PhD: Myths and stories of the wild woman archetype.
A Return to Love – Marianne Williamson: Reflections on the principle of a course in miracles.
Life After Death- The Burden of Proof – Deepak Chopra: What happens to the spirit after the body dies? A map of the afterlife.
Living in the Light – Shakti Gawain: A guide to personal and planetary transformation.
Seven Spiritual Laws of Success (The) – Deepak Chopra: A life-altering perspective on the attainment of success.
Shift (The) – Dr. Wayne Dyer: A spiritual journey to find your purpose
Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman’s Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia – Elizabeth Gilbert
The Geography of Bliss: One Grump’s Search for the Happiest Places in the World – Eric Weiner
The Great Railway Bazaar: By Train Through Asia – Paul Theroux
Travel Therapy: Where do You want to Go? – Karen Schaler
Vagabonding: An Uncommon Guide to the Art of Long-Term World Travel – Rolf Potts
“One must always be careful of books,” said Tessa,
“and what is inside them, for words have the power to change”
~ Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Angel