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The 48 Laws of Power

- September 1, 2000

Amoral, cunning, ruthless, and instructive, this multi-million-copy New York Times bestseller is the definitive manual for anyone interested in gaining, observing, or defending against ultimate control – from the author of The Laws of Human Nature. In the book that People magazine proclaimed “beg... Read More

The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse

- October 22, 2019

From the revered British illustrator, a modern fable for all ages that explores life's universal lessons, featuring 100 color and black-and-white drawings. "What do you want to be when you grow up?" asked the mole. "Kind," said the boy. Charlie Mackesy offers inspiration and hope in uncertain tim... Read More

12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

- January 23, 2018

"What does everyone in the modern world need to know? [The author's] answer to this most difficult of questions uniquely combines the hard-won truths of ancient tradition with the stunning revelations of cutting-edge scientific research. [The author discusses] discussing discipline, freedom, adve... Read More

Meditations: A New Translation

- May 6, 2003

Nearly two thousand years after it was written, Meditations remains profoundly relevant for anyone seeking to lead a meaningful life. Few ancient works have been as influential as the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius, philosopher and emperor of Rome (A.D. 161–180). A series of spiritual exercises f... Read More

How to Be Perfect: The Correct Answer to Every Moral Question

- January 25, 2022

"From the creator of The Good Place and the co-creator of Parks and Recreation, a hilarious, thought-provoking guide to living an ethical life, drawing on 2,500 years of deep thinking from around the world"-- "From the creator of The Good Place and the co-creator of Parks and Recreation, a ... Read More

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Beyond Order: 12 More Rules for Life

- March 2, 2021

The companion volume to 12 Rules for Life offers further guidance on the perilous path of modern life. In 12 Rules for Life, clinical psychologist and celebrated professor at Harvard and the University of Toronto Dr. Jordan B. Peterson helped millions of readers impose order on the chaos of their... Read More


- November 4, 2019

Nothing happens to any man which he is not formed by nature to bear. Throughout his life, the Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius kept notes for self improvement, and Meditations is a collaboration of these notes ranging from a single sentence to long paragraphs. Segmented into twelve chapters, or "med... Read More

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Los cuatro acuerdos: una guia practica para la libertad personal (Spanish Edition)

- June 4, 1999

Se revelan las fuentes de las crencias que ponen límites y hacen que nos privemos de la alegría creando sufrimientos inútiles, la sabiduría Tolteca es una fuente de transmisión que nos da libertad, dicha absoluta y amor, como se puede apreciar en la obra de Miguel Ruíz que tiene en su mano. Se r... Read More

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The Ethical Slut, Third Edition: A Practical Guide to Polyamory, Open Relationships, and Other Freedoms in Sex and Love

- August 15, 2017

The classic guide to love, sex, and intimacy beyond the limits of conventional monogamy has been fully updated to reflect today's modern attitudes and the latest information on nontraditional relationships. For 20 years The Ethical Slut has dispelled myths and showed curious readers how to mainta... Read More

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Letters from a Stoic (Penguin Classics)

- July 30, 1969

"It is philosophy that has the duty of protecting us...without it no one can lead a life free of fear or worry." For several years of his turbulent life, Seneca was the guiding hand of the Roman Empire. His inspired reasoning derived mainly from the Stoic principles, which had originally been dev... Read More

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The Practicing Stoic: A Philosophical User's Manual

- June 7, 2018

At the school of philosophy founded at Athens by Zeno of Citium the teachers believed that virtue, the highest good, is based on knowledge and reason, and encouraged indifference to the vicissitudes of fortune and to pleasure and pain. Farnsworth integrates his own observations with scores of quo... Read More

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The Myth of Sisyphus (Vintage International)

- November 6, 2018

"Originally published in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, in 1955"--Title page verso. "Originally published in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, in 1955"--Title page verso. Read More

Meditations (Penguin Classics)

- October 31, 2006

Written in Greek without any intention of publication, this book offers spiritual reflections and exercises developed by the author, as the leader who struggled to understand himself and make sense of the universe. It covers topics such as: the question of virtue, human rationality, the nature of... Read More

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