It has been a long time since we met people, socialized. During this lockdown period try making the best of your time. With all the negativity around, crippling anxiety and piling work from home tasks make time for these 5 great self -help books.
Here are 5 must read books for personality development that you must read in this lockdown.
1)How to win friends and influence people – How to Win Friends and Influence People is a self-help book written by Dale Carnegie, published in 1936. it is one of the best-selling books of all time. In 2011, it was number 19 on Time Magazine’s list of the 100 most influential books.
2)Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind – It is a book by Yuval Noah Harari, first published in Hebrew in Israel in 2011 based on a series of lectures Harari taught at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and in English in 2014.
3) 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – it was first published in 1989. It is a business and self-help book written by Stephen R. Covey.
4)The Alchemist– The Alchemist is a novel by Brazilian author Paulo Coelho that was first published in 1988. Originally written in Portuguese, it became a widely translated international best seller later.
5) Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life – The word ikigai is the Japanese word for ‘a reason to live’ or ‘a reason to jump out of bed in the morning’. It’s the place where your needs, desires, ambitions, and satisfaction meet. A place of balance. Small wonder that finding your ikigai is closely linked to living longer.it is one of the bestseller written by Héctor García a Japanese author.