Books that involve psychology; the study of mental processes and human behavior.

Animal Madness: How Anxious Dogs, Compulsive Parrots, and Elephants in Recovery Help Us Understand Ourselves
Do Fathers Matter?: What Science Is Telling Us About the Parent We've Overlooked
The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph
Kidding Ourselves: The Hidden Power of Self-Deception
Girls Like Us
A Troublesome Inheritance: Genes, Race and Human History
The Domesticated Brain: A Pelican Introduction (Pelican Books)
American Panic: A History of Who Scares Us and Why
The Skeleton Cupboard: Stories from a clinical psychologist
Dreaming for Freud: A Novel
Emotional Intelligence: A Practical Guide to Mastering Emotions
Making Gay Okay: How Rationalizing Homosexual Behavior Is Changing Everything
Commit to Win: How to Harness the Four Elements of Commitment to Reach Your Goals


  • The Garden by Robin Craig Clark
    The Garden
    A love story for the Heart and Soul. Winner of the prestigious Premier's Book Awards in Western Australia.

    Inspired by the Upanishads ancient poems tha…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 23 - Aug 18, 2014
    1 copy available, 2536 people requesting
    Countries available: US, CA, and GB more
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  • Saving Normal by Allen Frances
    Saving Normal: An Insider's Revolt against Out-of-Control Psychiatric Diagnosis, DSM-5, Big Pharma, and the Medicalization of Ordinary Life
    Release date: Aug 12, 2014
    From “the most powerful psychiatrist in America” (New York Times) and “the man who wrote the book on mental illness” (Wired), a deeply fascinating and…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 17 - Jul 27, 2014
    15 copies available, 328 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Akin by Robin Murarka
    Release date: Jul 01, 2014
    Be one of the first to read AKIN – newly released, this dazzling novel is a must read for all fans of immersive literary fiction.

    Surrounded by ancient…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Jul 25 - Jul 27, 2014
    3 copies available, 211 people requesting
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  • The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism
    Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything
    Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
    The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph
    Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
    Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness
    Think Like a Freak: The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain
    10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works
    Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
    Little Lies
    Brutal Youth
    The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter--And How to Make the Most of Them Now
    Falling into Place
    The Dead Will Tell (Kate Burkholder, #6)
    Thinking, Fast and Slow
    Blink by Malcolm GladwellOutliers by Malcolm GladwellFreakonomics by Steven D. LevittPredictably Irrational by Dan ArielyThe Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell
    Greatest Psychology Books
    402 books — 464 voters
    DMT by Rick StrassmanThe Cosmic Serpent by Jeremy NarbyA New Science of Life by Rupert SheldrakeThe Secret Life of Plants by Christopher BirdThe Science Delusion by Rupert Sheldrake
    Curious Minds
    26 books — 33 voters

    Phenomena by Susan TarrWhat's Behind Your Belly Button? A Psychological Perspective ... by Martha Char LoveThe Trauma Tool Kit by Susan Pease BanittTrauma and Recovery by Judith Lewis HermanThe Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
    Trauma Wisdom
    76 books — 51 voters
    The Bell Jar by Sylvia PlathOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken KeseyIt's Kind of a Funny Story by Ned VizziniVeronika Decides to Die by Paulo CoelhoCut by Patricia McCormick
    Mental Hospital Novels
    159 books — 503 voters

    Beyond Bridalveil Fall by Sheryl SealBeyond Oria Falls by Sheryl SealSecrets of the Realm by Bev StoutBeyond the World of Man by Sheryl SealThe Master's Plan A Novel About Purpose by Stephany Tullis
    Inspiring Books
    217 books — 297 voters
    The Essential Rumi by RumiMeeting With Christ and Other Poems by Deepak ChaswalCaressed by an Elfin Breeze by The Silver ElvesThe Garden by Robin Craig ClarkThe Miracle of Flowers by Robin Craig Clark
    Best Spiritual Poetry Book
    138 books — 39 voters

    Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking
    Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
    Man's Search for Meaning
    The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales
    Thinking, Fast and Slow
    The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
    The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry
    The Interpretation of Dreams
    An Unquiet Mind
    Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ
    Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience
    Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion
    Stumbling on Happiness
    Girl, Interrupted
    How to Win Friends and Influence People

    Jonah Lehrer
    Jonah Lehrer Imagine: How Creativity Works
    His Favorite Books to Unleash Creativity: The science writer describes innovative thinking techniques in Imagine and shares his top five books to liberate your mind.
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    C.G. Jung
    As a child I felt myself to be alone, and I am still, because I know things and must hint at things which others apparently know nothing of, and for the most part do not want to know.
    C.G. Jung, Memories, Dreams, Reflections

    Kay Redfield Jamison
    There is a particular kind of pain, elation, loneliness, and terror involved in this kind of madness. When you're high it's tremendous. The ideas and feelings are fast and frequent like shooting stars, and you follow them until you find better and brighter ones. Shyness goes, the right words and gestures are suddenly there, the power to captivate others a felt certainty. There are interests found in uninteresting people. Sensuality is pervasive and the desire to seduce and be seduced irresistibl...more
    Kay Redfield Jamison, An Unquiet Mind

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    Grace My Story A Mothers Journey
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    Between Church and State of Mind excerpt
    1 chapters — updated Dec 28, 2010 09:22PM — 0 people liked it


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