Start Something Wonderful

Readers, it's time to dust off your ambitions and plans. These handpicked books will help you to develop positive new habits, learn a new skill, have an adventure... This year, Start Something Wonderful! 

Owning it: Your Bullsh*t-Free Guide To Living With Anxiety

Hardback, 11/05/2017, €14.85
For those facing the same struggle, Caroline explores exactly what anxiety is, its triggers and the various treatments - from CBT, acupuncture, diet and the often debated role of medication - that worked for her. With honesty, humour and a bullsh*t free perspective, Owning It is a no-frills account of anxiety from the front line.

Why We Sleep: The New Science of Sleep and Dreams

Paperback, 04/01/2018, €12.95

The 4-hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywhere and Join the New Rich

Paperback, 06/01/2011, €17.55
A guide to luxury lifestyle design. It teaches: how the author went from $40,000 dollars per year and 80 hours per week to $40,000 per month and 4 hours per week; how to outsource your life to overseas virtual assistants for $5 per hour and do whatever you want; how blue-chip escape artists travel the world without quitting their jobs; and, more.

What I Talk About When I Talk About Running

Hardback, 02/04/2009, €12.15
In 1982, having sold his jazz bar to devote himself to writing, the author began running to keep fit. A year later, he'd completed a solo course from Athens to Marathon, and now, after dozens of such races, he reflects upon the influence the sport has had on his life and on his writing. This title presents his portrait.


Hardback, 11/01/2018, €10.80
Mindful guidance and practical exercises to put a spring in your step

Organised Simple Ways to Declutter

Paperback, 19/12/2017, €16.99
Simple Ways to declutter your house, your schedule and your mind From Ireland’s leading professional Organiser

Kindness - The Little Thing That Ma

Hardback, 07/09/2017, €12.95
Kindness - the little thing that matters most aims to motivate and inspire by showing readers what a difference even a small act of kindness can make.

On Writing

Paperback, 01/03/2012, €14.85
'Part biography, part collection of tips for the aspiring writer' Guardian. ON WRITING: A MEMOIR OF THE CRAFT is a brilliant book on writing from the number one bestselling writer.

TED Talks

Paperback, 04/01/2018, €12.95
The official TED guide to public speaking

Self-Care for the Real World

Hardback, 28/12/2017, €23.00
Wellness pioneers Nadia Narain and Katia Narain Phillips have spent decades helping others to feel their best. But it took them a bit longer to learn to care for themselves as well as they looked after their clients. In this book, they share the small, achievable steps they picked up on a lifetime's journey towards self-care.

How To Go Vegan

Hardback, 27/12/2017, €17.55
A short guide to going vegan - the why, the what and the how.

Doctor's Kitchen

Paperback, 18/12/2017, €20.30
Imperial college trained, practising GP, Dr Rupy Aujla has established The Doctors Kitchen, the go-to food bible to become the leader in the lifestyle medicine movement globally.

Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning

Hardback, 28/09/2017, €17.55
You embraced hygge and mastered konmari; now meet Dostadning, or death cleaning: the Scandinavian art of shedding unnecessary things to make our lives as joyful as possible, at any age

The Unexpected Joy of Being Sober

Paperback, 28/12/2017, €12.95
Drinking less will make you happier, healthier, wealthier, slimmer and sexier - but despite all these upsides it's easier said than done. The Unexpected Joy of Being Sober - the new bible of sobriety - gives you all the incentive and inspiration you need to find the joy in sobriety.

Sit Strong

Hardback, 01/01/2018, €12.95
Harriet Griffey delivers an informative guide on how we can all counteract the effects of sitting for long periods of time.

Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2018

Paperback, 24/10/2017, €12.95
This annual bestseller ranks the hottest, must-visit countries, regions and cities for 2018. Drawing on the knowledge and passion of Lonely Planet's staff, authors and online community, it presents a year's worth of inspiration to take travellers out of the ordinary and into the unforgettable - and firmly sets the travel agenda for the year ahead.

When to Jump: If the Job You Have Isn't the Life You Want

Paperback, 11/01/2018, €20.30
A collection of real-life stories from those who have chosen to defy the status quo and take a leap of faith to pursue a passion - shared to inspire others who feel disillusioned with their lives and are ready for change. Includes a foreword by Sheryl Sandberg.

Washing Up is Good for You

Hardback, 19/10/2017, €17.55
Washing the dishes really can be good for you, if you do it mindfully.

Down to Earth

Hardback, 05/10/2017, €24.35

The Irish Countrywomen's Association Book of Crafts: 40 Projects to Make at Home

Hardback, 05/09/2014, €22.99
Be inspired by traditional Irish craft with a modern twist

Walking in the Rain

Hardback, 19/10/2017, €17.55
For anyone seeking fresh air and ideas.

Artful Eating: The Psychology of Lasting Weight Loss

Paperback, 26/10/2017, €23.00
Artful Eating will take you on a journey filled with stories, life lessons, practical tools and strategies all rooted in the most up to date scientific and psychological research. Learn how to reprogram your mind to lose weight and achieve the body you desire, by changing your thoughts, behaviours and approach to pleasure.

Slow at Work

Hardback, 09/12/2017, €13.00
The way we work has changed. We need new tools to help navigate this world of work - not only to achieve career success, but to stay sane while doing so - and this book can be one of them.