Emotional Agility by Susan David
Brain Rules by John Medina
Spark by John Ratey
Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst by Robert Sapolsky (note: this one is long and at times "textbook-y," but it is oh-so worth the read)
Save Your Brain by Michael Colgan
The Talent Code by Daniel Coyle
Mindset by Carol Dweck
Switch by Chip and Dan Heath
The Willpower Instinct by Kelly McGonigal
The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
What Makes Your Brain Happy and Why You Should Do the Opposite by David DiSalvo
Your Brain on Nature by Eva Selhub & Alan Logan
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