Are you bored reading regular novels with love, drama, horror, and adventure? Why not read something that will make you smarter? Novels that inspire and make you want to be a better person both professionally and personally.
12 Books That Will Make You Smarter
1. Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything By Joshua Foer
It is a non-fiction book that provides venerable tricks of the mentalists to transform our understanding of human memory. The author describes the book as participatory journalism in the world of competitive memorization. This one has some common mnemonic tools that can help to improve memory. Bill Gates commented that the book is absolutely phenomenal.
2. The Art of Fielding By Chad Harbach
It is a warm-hearted novel about family, friendship, love, commitment, ambition, and its limits. Besides basketball, the novel also explores different relationships between the different characters. It was The New York bestseller and also The Best Book for the Month of September 2011.
3. Deep Work: Rules For Focused Success In A Distracted World By Carl Newport
The novel talks about ways to focus on ‘Deep Work’ without getting distracted. Deep work requires concentration on cognitively demanding work to produce quality work. This kind of work is rare, hard, and demanding. This one tells you about why Deep work matters, it is a scientific finding, and how to achieve it. People looking for ways to become more focused at work should definitely go for this one.
4. Atomic Habits By James Clear
The novel is practical and useful. This one talks about habits that are the compound interest of self-improvement. Like how money multiplies with compound interest, habits also multiply as you keep repeating them. It makes you understand that bad habits can cut you down just as easily as good habits can build you up.
5. The 5 AM Club By Robin Sharma
The novel tells you about a revolutionary morning routine that has helped the author’s clients maximize their productivity and achieve bulletproof serenity. The book can be totally life-changing as it has habits that will help you accomplish epic results while also upgrading helpfulness, happiness, and the feeling of aliveness.
6. Think Like A Monk By Jay Shetty
In this empowering book, the author gives an insight into his time as a monk and shows ways to how one can clear the roadblocks to power and unexplored potential. To access the potential and calm within us it is important to get rid of habits and negative thoughts. The book tells us about the exercises and advice that can be used to improve focus, reduce stress, improve different relationships, increase self-discipline and identify abilities.
7. The Power Of Habit By Charles Duhigg
The book talks about how the science of habits can be used to improve willpower. The book is divided into three parts. Each of the parts explains a different perspective of why habits exist and their functions. The book also contains case studies of different people, habits, societies, and organizations. It is one of those novels you can keep reading to get better.
8. The Greatness Guide By Robin Sharma
The author has presented a powerful and practical handbook that will inspire you to ace both your professional and personal life. The book is filled with authors proven formulas and strategies to meet one’s highest potential for an extraordinary life. It also mentions how to attract true wealth along with true happiness.
9. The Power Of Your Subconscious Mind By Joseph Murphy
The book teaches us about our mind being governed by another entity: the subconscious mind. The powers of the incredible subconscious mind can be used to improve the quality of life. The book will act as a guide to help study more about the subconscious mind and its amazing wonders.
10. 5 Minds For The Future By Howard Gardner
The book talks about how fast the world keeps changing and how one can master this change. The 5 types of minds mentioned in the book help an individual to achieve success in personal and professional life. If one doesn’t know about the 5 minds then they will end up being overwhelmed with information and won’t be capable of proper judgment.
11. The Psychology Of Money By Morgal Housel
The book talks about different lessons that greed, happiness and wealth teach us. It also talks about how an individual behaves, how to efficiently manage money, and investment and make calculative business decisions. This piece of reading has 19 short stories that teach you how to make better sense of one’s life.
12. Manifesting Made Easy By Jen Mazer
The book teaches you how to embrace the idea of “acting as if” and to attract what you desire like happiness, love, good health, and success. The book is great for beginners who want to start the process of manifesting and understanding what it truly means.