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stephanee-killen's picture
Mar.11.2014
The world needs another self-help book like it needs another Reality TV show. At least, that’s what I would have said right up until I found myself in need of something—anything!—to pull me through the worst breakup of my life. What do you do when you want to be gracious, graceful, pragmatic,...
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Apr.07.2013
“Written in words so intimate, calm, kind, and immediate, this extraordinary book feels like a message from our very own heart….Thich Nhat Hanh is one of the most important voices of our time, and we have never needed to listen to him more than now.”—Sogyal Rinpoche Fear is destructive, a...
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Jul.16.2012
Love might not be what we think it is. We all seek the happiness that comes from loving and being loved, yet we often find ourselves dissatisfied in our relationships and unable to grasp the cause. Thich Nhat Hanh here shows the way to overcome our recurrent obstacles to love—by learning to be...
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Feb.10.2012
A Heartbreakingly Honest Story of Triumph Over Addiction Son of a French Holocaust survivor, Alan Kaufman drank to fill the huge hole in his heart, wrecking himself and everyone in his path. In Drunken Angel, the poet and critically acclaimed writer recounts with unvarnished honesty the story of...
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Nov.21.2011
  “The Flaw in the Fabric, Book 1 of A Travellers Guide for Lost Souls” – set along the Granite Coast of Nova Scotia – is a world in which the boundaries of space and time are developing stress cracks. Through one such crack, brought on by a hurricane in the ghost-infested province of Nova...
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Oct.24.2011
It's no secret that millions of Americans have left the church. According to the ARIS survey, an estimated 35 million Americans consider themselves spiritual, but have given up on religion. And yet, some of our country's most prominent spiritual authors – Deepak Chopra, Eckhart Tolle – are selling...
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Sep.15.2011
Reach Your Zen Moment! The latest edition of The Complete Idiot's Guide(r) to Buddhism updates one of Alpha Books's most successful books in the religion/spirituality category, providing extensive information on both understanding the teachings and schools of Buddhism and incorporating the...
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Mar.20.2011
These sixty poems on the Buddha's six "perfections," or qualities for a meaningful life—generosity, kindness, patience, joy, stillness, wisdom—were written over years of yoga and meditation practice, inspired by Tibetan Heart Yoga, nature, Buddhism, Osho, Tantra, ancient Japanese and Chinese poetry...
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Oct.24.2010
How do we learn to believe in ourselves and not just rely on our spiritual teachers? This question was answered in August 2009 when over a thousand people came to Colorado to spend a week with Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, only to find he was in the hospital and wouldn’t be able to lead the retreat....
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Jun.08.2010
Our Appointment with Life is a translation and commentary on the Sutra on "Knowing the Better Way to Live Alone," the earliest teaching of the Buddha on how to live fully in the present moment. Text: English (translation) Original Language: Vietnamese, Chinese