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Books About Letting Go (10 Books)

Here is a list of 10 books about Letting Go. The list includes The Power Of Now by Eckhart Tolle, and Nonviolent Communication by Marshall B. Rosenberg.

Last update: January 11, 2024

1. The Power Of Now (1997)

"Realize deeply that the present moment is all you have. Make the now the primary focus of your life."

In "The Power of Now," renowned spiritual teacher Eckhart Tolle invites readers on a transformative journey, guiding them towards discovering the profound benefits of living fully in the present moment, unleashing the potential for true happiness and inner peace.

  • πŸ“‡ 236 Pages
  • πŸ“ 59,000 - 70,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 8 Hours Reading Time

2. Nonviolent Communication (1999)

"What I want in my life is compassion, a flow between myself and others based on a mutual giving from the heart."

In "Nonviolent Communication," Marshall B. Rosenberg presents a transformative approach to communication that promotes understanding, empathy, and resolving conflicts. This practical guide offers essential tools for cultivating deeper connections and building compassion in relationships, communities, and society.

  • πŸ“‡ 264 Pages
  • πŸ“ 66,000 - 79,200 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 9 Hours Reading Time

3. The Wisdom Of Insecurity (1951)

"What we have to discover is that there is no safety, that seeking is painful, and that when we imagine that we have found it, we don’t like it."

In "The Wisdom of Insecurity," Alan W. Watts invites readers into a profound exploration of the nature of existence, urging us to embrace uncertainty and live fully in the present moment for a truly fulfilling life.

  • πŸ“‡ 160 Pages
  • πŸ“ 40,000 - 48,000 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 5 Hours Reading Time

4. Radical Acceptance (2000)

"Pain is not wrong. Reacting to pain as wrong initiates the trance of unworthiness. The moment we believe something is wrong, our world shrinks and we lose ourselves in the effort to combat the pain."

Tara Brach's Radical Acceptance is a transformative exploration of self-compassion, mindfulness, and embracing life as it is. Brimming with insightful wisdom and practical guidance, this book offers a profound roadmap to finding inner peace and living with authenticity.

  • πŸ“‡ 352 Pages
  • πŸ“ 88,000 - 105,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 12 Hours Reading Time

5. The Untethered Soul: The Journey Beyond Yourself (2007)

"There is nothing more important to true growth than realizing that you are not the voice of the mind - you are the one who hears it."

In "The Untethered Soul: The Journey Beyond Yourself," Michael A. Singer invites readers to explore the realms of consciousness, guiding them towards a profound understanding of their inner self and the liberation it holds. An empowering read for those seeking spiritual growth and self-discovery.

  • πŸ“‡ 200 Pages
  • πŸ“ 50,000 - 60,000 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 7 Hours Reading Time

6. The Life-changing Magic Of Tidying Up (2010)

"But when we really delve into the reasons for why we can’t let something go, there are only two: an attachment to the past or a fear for the future."

Marie Kondo's groundbreaking book, The Life-Changing Magic Of Tidying Up, revolutionizes the way we organize our lives. With her transformative KonMari Method, she guides readers towards decluttering not only their homes but also their minds, fostering a sense of joy and contentment.

  • πŸ“‡ 256 Pages
  • πŸ“ 64,000 - 76,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 9 Hours Reading Time

7. Letting Go: The Pathway Of Surrender (2012)

"Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms - to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way."

In "Letting Go: The Pathway Of Surrender," David R. Hawkins explores the transformative power of surrendering our attachments, fears, and negative emotions, offering readers a practical guide to finding liberation, inner peace, and spiritual growth.

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

8. You Are A Badass (2013)

"If you’re serious about changing your life, you’ll find a way. If you’re not, you’ll find an excuse."

Jen Sincero's "You Are A Badass" is a captivating and empowering guide to conquer self-doubt, unleash your inner greatness, and live an exceptional life with unapologetic confidence. Packed with hilarious stories and practical advice, this book will ignite the badass within you.

  • πŸ“‡ 272 Pages
  • πŸ“ 68,000 - 81,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 9 Hours Reading Time

9. Goodbye, Things (2015)

"Want to know how to make yourself instantly unhappy? Compare yourself with someone else."

In "Goodbye, Things," Fumio Sasaki provides a game-changing perspective on minimalism and living a clutter-free life. Through personal anecdotes and practical advice, this book offers a refreshing pathway to find joy and peace amidst the abundance of our materialistic world.

  • πŸ“‡ 272 Pages
  • πŸ“ 68,000 - 81,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 9 Hours Reading Time

10. The Subtle Art Of Not Giving A F*ck (2016)

"Who you are is defined by what you’re willing to struggle for."

"The Subtle Art Of Not Giving A F*Ck" by Mark Manson is a blunt, refreshing guide to living a more fulfilling life by challenging societal norms and questioning our values. With humor and practical advice, Manson teaches readers how to prioritize what truly matters and let go of unnecessary stress.

  • πŸ“‡ 304 Pages
  • πŸ“ 76,000 - 91,200 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 10 Hours Reading Time