What are the best self-help books of 2021?

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From love and work, life and death, here are some of the books I found (reviewed, and also interviewed the authors!) That can help you to deal with all of the slings and arrows of modern life.

πŸ“š No Cure for Being Human: (and Other Truths I Need to Hear) – Kate Bowler

πŸ“š Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know – Adam Grant

πŸ“š Effortless: Make It Easier to Do What Matters Most – Greg McKeown

πŸ“š How to Be Broken: The Advantages of Falling Apart – Dr Emma Kavanagh

πŸ“š Four Thousand Weeks: Time Management for Mortals – Oliver Burkeman

πŸ“š Alonement: How to be Alone and Absolutely Own it – Francesca Specter

πŸ“š Noise – Cass R. Sunstein, Daniel Kahneman, and Olivier Sibony

πŸ“š A Manual for Being Human – Dr Sophie Mort

πŸ“š Stronger: Changing Everything I Knew About Women’s Strength – Poorna Bell (check out the interview with the author in episode 48)

πŸ“š The End of Bias: A Beginning – Jessica Nordell (check out the interview with the author in episode 44)

πŸ“š How to Work Without Losing Your Mind – Cate Sevilla (check out the interview with the author in episode 9)

πŸ“š How to Change: The Science of Getting from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be – Katy Milkman

πŸ“š How to Be Sad: Everything I’ve Learned about Getting Happier, by Being Sad, Better – Helen Russell (check out the interview with the author in episode 27)

πŸ“š Blank: Why It’s Fine to Falter and Fail, and How to Pick Yourself Up Again – Jim Daley and Giles Paley-Phillips (check out the interview with the author in episode 32)

Which ones have you read, and would recommend?

PS. I don’t get commission for reviewing books.

Published by suswatibasu

Suswati Basu is a writer, journalist, producer and feminist activist residing in London. She has written for the Guardian, Huffington Post and the F-Word blogs, and has worked for various media outlets such as the BBC, Channel 4 and for ITV News/ITN. She currently works as a senior intelligence expert.

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