The Price of Peace: Money, Democracy, and the Life of John Maynard Keynes

A page turning biography of world changing economist John Maynard Keynes and the big ideas that outlived him n nIn the spring of 1934, Virginia Woolf sketched an affectionate biographical portrait of her great friend John Maynard Keynes Writing a full two years before Keynes would revolutionize the

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life

Alternate cover edition of ISBN 9780062457738 n nIn this generation defining self help guide, a superstar blogger cuts through the crap to show us how to stop trying to be positive all the time so that we can truly become better, happier people n nFor decades, we ve been told that positive thinking i

Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life...And Maybe the World

Listening Length 1 hour and 53 minutes n nIf you want to change the world, start off by making your bed nOn May 17, 2014, Admiral William H McRaven addressed the graduating class of the University of Texas at Austin on their Commencement day Taking inspiration from the university s slogan, What st

Factfulness: Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think

Factfulness The stress reducing habit of only carrying opinions for which you have strong supporting facts When asked simple questions about global trends why the world s population is increasing how many young women go to school how many of us live in poverty we systematically get the answer

Ikigai: Los secretos de Japón para una vida larga y feliz

Only staying active will make you want to live a hundred years Japanese proverb n nAccording to the Japanese, everyone has an ikigai a reason for living And according to the residents of the Japanese village with the world s longest living people, finding it is the key to a happier and longer l

The Republic

Presented in the form of a dialogue between Socrates and three different interlocutors, this classic text is an enquiry into the notion of a perfect community and the ideal individual within it During the conversation, other questions are raised what is goodness what is reality and what is kno