The Bookshelf

Welcome to the bookshelf! Now HERE, all in one place, the best books for women looking to

  • level up,
  • live more ethically
  • ask some deeper questions (and get some better answers),
  • remember who they are underneath it all and
  • get inspired

Click a Book Title in the list below to grab yourself a hard copy.

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The Book List


Mindfulness for Health, A Practical Guide to Relieving Pain, Reducing Stress and Restoring Wellbeing, Dr. Danny Penman, Vidyamala Burch

Naturally Inspired, Krissy Ballinger

Atomic Habits, James Clear
Mindset, Changing the Way You Think To Fulfil Your Potential, Dr Carole S Dweck

Excuse Me Your LIfe is Waiting, The Astonishing Power of Positive Feelings, Lynn Grabhorn
You Can Heal Your Life, Louise Hay
The Big Leap, Conquer Your Hidden Fear and Take Life to the Next Level, Gay Hendricks
Secrets of Aboriginal Healing, Gary Holz

Change Your Thinking to Change Your Life, Kate James


Risk Forward, Victoria LaBalme
The Biology of Belief, Bruce H Lipton PhD

The Children's Fire, Mac Macartney
In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts, Close Encounters With Addiction, Gabor Maté
Passion to Purpose, Amy McLaren
Building a Story Brand, Donald Miller
The Life Your Were Born To Live, A Guide to Finding Your Life Purpose, Dan Millman
Care of the Soul, Thomas Moore
Why People Don't Heal and How they Can, Caroline Myss, PhD

Calmer, Easier, Happier Screentime Noel Janis Horton

The Postnatal Depletion Cure, Dr Oscar Serallach

The Conscious Parent, Dr Shefali Tsabary
A Radical Awakening, Dr Shafali Tsabary

The Body Keeps the Score, Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma, Bessel Van Der Kolk

Knowing Where to Look, Light Watkins
Discovering the Inner Mother, Bethany Webster
Medical Medium, Life-Changing Foods, Anthony William


This is original writing from the desk of Alena Turley
Speaker, Somatic Practitioner, Student of the Human Experience

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