5 Books That Will Help You Be Happier And More Positive



A book can be a friend for life, always there to teach us something, entertain us, distract us and give us valuable wisdom. Books are an invaluable source of knowledge and they can help us find the motivation we need to make small changes in our life, bettering it. So today we’ve picked 5 books that will add a little pep in your step. Whether they’re packed full of tips or super inspiring, here are our favorites.



The Happiness Project: Or Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun by Gretchen Rubin

Are you looking for a change in your life? Then read all about the author’s 12-month adventure in becoming a happier person. From reading Aristotle to taking time for herself to be silly, Gretchen Rubin keeps track of all the resolutions that worked well and the ones who didn’t, teaching us how to fully appreciate life.



Vagabonding: An Uncommon Guide to the Art of Long-Term World Travel by Rolf Potts

If traveling around the world is your ultimate goal (and I’m with you on this one!) you should definitely check out this book! Vagabonding will teach you how to take time off from your normal life and take from 6 months to 2 years to discover the world and experience it on your own terms.



Love x Style x Life by Garance Doré

If you are a fashion lover, this book will soon become your personal Bible! Described as a style guide – cum – visual diary and a look into the world of one of the most powerful fashion influencers, this books will help you cultivate the chic fashionista inside you.



Spontaneous Happiness by Andrew Weil

Want to better your mind and body? Then this is the book you’re looking for! Not only Dr. Weil will provide you doable strategies to get over the stress and moody times, but he will always present scientific evidence to back up his theories.


41sn4stb4xl-_sx321_bo1204203200_The Five Love Languages by Gary Chapman

The #1 New York Times bestseller will teach you a few simple ideas to make your love last forever. Find out what language of love you and your significant other are speaking and fight what fuels your insecurity and misunderstandings.


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Ludovica Tronci

Ludovica is a an Italian blogger based in London with an obsession for pandas. She hopes one day to make it big in the world of journalism. In the meantime you can find her in a cafe in Shoreditch or dreaming about Paris' boulevards.

  • Calista

    Woow, so inspiring! I´m dutch so a english book is also good. I can learn how to be happier (not that im not happy with my life) and learn better english!

  • Pia Hocevar Mucic

    love x style x life sounds very tempting! Love a good fashion book!
    Fash ‘n’ fudge
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  • Mackenzie Smith

    THse are great suggestions! I’ve always wanted to read “The Happiness Project” !


  • Ana

    I would love to read Love x Style x Life

    • Meg

      Is worth picking up! Just like Garance’s blog, well thought out and well written.

  • Zee T

    Thank you for sharing!

  • Life By Olivia

    I love the five love languages! It’s a great series!

  • Education Chic

    I’m currently reading the happiness project – so far it is great :) thanks for the other reads to start afterwards…



  • Meg

    I recommend Spontaneous Happiness. Really enjoy all of Dr. Weil’s work, however, this is a stand alone in greatness!

  • Madison Grace

    I was just reading Garance’s book yesterday! So good.

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  • Amber @ EasyPetiteLooks.com

    I’ve heard of some of these, but never picked them up. I tend to actually listed to these types of books (except the fashion one) as audiobooks on my drive to work and back. Its a good way to de-stress and pass the time! Especially needing that now that I’m pregnant!!

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  • inezdiva

    The Happiness project is my all time favourite book

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