Recommended Reading

List will be updated regularly



Anything by Og Mandino Og Mandino’s Great Trilogy with the Geatest Salesman in the World Three Complete and Unabridged Books, etc.

Think and Grow Rich: The Landmark Bestseller – Now Revised and Updated for the 21st Century by Napoleon Hill
The Law of Success: The Master Wealth-Builder’s Complete and Original Lesson Plan for Achieving Your Dreams (the original version)

The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand

Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff and It’s All Small Stuff: Simple Ways to Keep the Little Things From Taking Over Your Life (Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff Series) by Richard Carlson
Self-improvement exercise:
There are 100 ideas in this book, each about a page long. Buy a copy of this book and each day rip out an idea. Keep that page with you All day and read it repeatedly. Try to practice that suggestion. At the end of 100 days your life should be drastically different! Buy 2 more copies and repeat this through to the end of the year.

How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change by Stephen R. Covey

From Homeless to CEO: The No Excuse Handbook (paperback) or Going From Homeless to CEO: The No Excuse Handbook (Kindle) by Rose Cathy Handy
Don’t let the grammar stop you from reading this little gem. This woman had a great outlook and common sense right from childhood. If you get your hands on this book be sure to share it when you’re done.

The Strangest Secret by Earl Nightingale

Mind is the Master: The Complete James Allen Treasury

Act Like a Success, Think Like a Success: Discovering Your Gift and the Way to Life’s Riches by Steve Harvey

The Eleven Eternal Principles: Accessing the Divine Within by Carmen Harra

The Prosperity Bible: The Greatest Writings of All Time on the Secrets to Wealth and Prosperity

The Golden Motorcycle Gang: A Story of Transformation by Jack Canfield and William Gladstone

What Makes Great Leaders Great: Management Lessons from Icons Who Changed the World by Frank Arnold

If the Buddha Dated: A Handbook for Finding Love on a Spiritual Path, If the Buddha Got Stuck: A Handbook for Change on a Spiritual Path by Charlotte Kasl

Riches Within Your Reach! by Robert Collier

Benjamin Franklin: An American Life by Walter Isaacson

Einstein: His Life and Universe by Walter Isaacson

Tapping the Source: Using the Master Key System for Abundance and Happiness by John Selby, Richard Greninger and William Gladstone

The Boy Who Met Jesus: Segatashya Emmanuel of Kibeho (paperback) or The Boy Who Met Jesus: Segatashya of Kibeho (Kindle) by Immaculee Ilibagiza
(I have no idea if this book is true or not but it made me feel good when I read it and that is All that matters; ‘truth’ is very subjective, I don’t think we mere mortals know even 1% of the truth)

Man’s Search for Meaning by Victor E. Frankl

When Bad Things Happen to Good People by Harold S. Kushner

Three Cups of Tea: One Man’s Mission to Promote Peace One School at a Time by Greg Mortenson

A lot of good books are on Bruce Van Horne’s reading list:



The Twelve by William Gladstone

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

The Walk: A Novel 5 part series by Richard Paul Evans (all of his books are good, actually)

Domain (Domain Trilogy) by Steve Alten (of the Meg series)

State of Fear by Michael Crichton (An educated look at global warming and environmentalism, which he put a TON of research into)

Transgression: A Novel of Love and War by James W. Nichol (A Canadian author and one of my all-time favourite novels. A realistic look at war and people doing what they have to to survive. Remember, we don’t think we can deal with situations until dealing is the only choice we have.)


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