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Books Like Atomic Habits (10 Books)

Atomic Habits was published by James Clear in 2018. Here is a list of 10 books like Atomic Habits by James Clear.

Last update: January 11, 2024

1. The Slight Edge (2005)

"Successful people do what unsuccessful people are not willing to do."

In "The Slight Edge," Jeff Olson explores the power of everyday choices and their impact on our success. With practical examples and inspiring anecdotes, he guides readers to harness the transformative potential of consistent, positive habits to unlock their true potential.

  • πŸ“‡ 168 Pages
  • πŸ“ 42,000 - 50,400 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 6 Hours Reading Time

2. The Compound Effect (2010)

"You will never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine."

"The Compound Effect" by Darren Hardy unveils the powerful principle that small, consistent actions yield significant results over time. With practical strategies, this book empowers readers to make positive choices and create a life of success and fulfillment through the compounding effects of daily habits.

  • πŸ“‡ 162 Pages
  • πŸ“ 40,500 - 48,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 5 Hours Reading Time

3. Essentialism (2011)

"Remember that if you don’t prioritize your life someone else will."

In "Essentialism," Greg McKeown presents a game-changing perspective on life and work, urging readers to prioritize what truly matters and eliminate the non-essential. A powerful guide to reclaiming control, finding focus, and creating a meaningful and fulfilling existence.

  • πŸ“‡ 260 Pages
  • πŸ“ 65,000 - 78,000 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 9 Hours Reading Time

4. The One Thing (2012)

"Work is a rubber ball. If you drop it, it will bounce back. The other four balls - family, health, friends, integrity - are made of glass. If you drop one of these, it will be irrevocably scuffed, nicked, perhaps even shattered."

In "The One Thing," Gary Keller unravels the power of focusing on a single task, stripping away distractions and guiding readers towards achieving extraordinary results by maximizing their productivity and creating a life of purpose and fulfillment.

  • πŸ“‡ 240 Pages
  • πŸ“ 60,000 - 72,000 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 8 Hours Reading Time

5. The Power Of Habit (2012)

"Change might not be fast and it isn't always easy. But with time and effort, almost any habit can be reshaped."

"The Power of Habit" by Charles Duhigg explores the fascinating science behind our daily habits and how they shape our lives. Drawing on research and real-life examples, this insightful book reveals strategies for transforming habits and harnessing the power within ourselves to achieve success.

  • πŸ“‡ 375 Pages
  • πŸ“ 93,750 - 112,500 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 13 Hours Reading Time

6. Deep Work (2016)

"If you don’t produce, you won’t thrive - no matter how skilled or talented you are."

In "Deep Work," Cal Newport guides readers on a transformative journey to cultivate deep focus and productivity in an increasingly distracted world, offering practical strategies to harness the power of concentration and unlock one's full creative potential.

  • πŸ“‡ 296 Pages
  • πŸ“ 74,000 - 88,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 10 Hours Reading Time

7. Smarter Faster Better (2016)

"Every choice we make in life is an experiment."

In "Smarter Faster Better," Charles Duhigg explores the science behind productivity and success, revealing powerful techniques to transform our lives and work. Packed with engaging stories and practical advice, this book illuminates the secrets of being more efficient, focused, and motivated in today's fast-paced world.

  • πŸ“‡ 400 Pages
  • πŸ“ 100,000 - 120,000 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 13 Hours Reading Time

8. Make Time (2018)

"Perfection is a distraction - another shiny object taking your attention away from your real priorities."

In "Make Time," Jake Knapp provides readers with practical strategies and powerful techniques to reclaim their focus and redesign their days, ultimately allowing them to find harmony between work and personal life. Get ready to make the most of your time like never before.

  • πŸ“‡ 287 Pages
  • πŸ“ 71,750 - 86,100 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 10 Hours Reading Time

9. The 5 Am Club (2018)

"All change is hard at first, messy in the middle and gorgeous at the end."

"The 5 AM Club" by Robin Sharma is an inspiring and practical guide that reveals the benefits of waking up early and crafting a morning routine based on personal growth, productivity, and mindfulness. With engaging storytelling and actionable strategies, this book will transform your life.

  • πŸ“‡ 336 Pages
  • πŸ“ 84,000 - 100,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 11 Hours Reading Time

10. Tiny Habits (2019)

"In order to design successful habits and change your behaviors, you should do three things. Stop judging yourself. Take your aspirations and break them down into tiny behaviors. Embrace mistakes as discoveries and use them to move forward."

In "Tiny Habits," B.J. Fogg presents a groundbreaking approach to creating positive change by adopting seemingly small habits. With his proven method, this book offers readers a practical and accessible guide to transform their lives step by step.

  • πŸ“‡ 320 Pages
  • πŸ“ 80,000 - 96,000 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 11 Hours Reading Time