Score: 4
From 11 Ratings

Born for Love


  • Author: Bruce D. Perry & Maia Szalavitz
  • Release Date : 2010-04-06
  • Genre: Parenting
  • File Size: 998929 Bytes


“Bruce Perry is both a world-class creative scientist and a compassionate therapist.”—Mary Pipher, author of Reviving OpheliaBorn for Love is the definitive book on empathy. Renowned psychiatrist Bruce Perry has appeared on Oprah, CNN, National Public Radio’s All Things Considered, and other programs as an expert in this hot area of neuroscience, and has been cited as such in Newsweek, the New York Times, and The New Yorker (in a story written by Malcolm Gladwell). He and co-writer Maia Szalavitz explore empathy’s startling importance in human evolution and its significance for our children and our society. The authors of The Boy Who was Raised as a Dog present a powerful case that love is essential…and endangered....

Score: 4.5
From 1,005 Ratings

Born at Midnight


  • Author: C.C. Hunter
  • Release Date : 2011-03-29
  • Genre: Fantasy
  • File Size: 1053680 Bytes


Welcome to Shadow Falls, nestled deep in the woods of a town called Fallen… Kylie Galen has never felt normal. One night she finds herself at the wrong party, with the wrong people, and it changes her life forever. Her mother ships her off to Shadow Falls—a camp for troubled teens—but within hours of arriving, it becomes clear that her fellow campers aren't "troubled." Here at Shadow Falls, vampires, werewolves, shapeshifters, witches and fairies train side by side—learning to harness their powers, control their magic, and live in the normal world. They insist Kylie is one of them, and that she was brought to Shadow Falls for a reason. As if life wasn't complicated enough, enter Derek and Lucas. Derek's a half Fae who's determined to be her b...

Born for Love
Score: 5
From 4 Ratings

Born for Love


  • Author : Bruce D. Perry
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2010-04-06
  • Genre: Family & Relationships
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780061987670


Born for Love Book Description :

“Bruce Perry is both a world-class creative scientist and a compassionate therapist.” —Mary Pipher, author of Reviving Ophelia Born for Love is the definitive book on empathy. Renowned psychiatrist Bruce Perry has appeared on Oprah, CNN, National Public Radio’s All Things Considered, and other programs as an expert in this hot area of neuroscience, and has been cited as such in Newsweek, the New York Times, and The New Yorker (in a story written by Malcolm Gladwell). He and co-writer Maia Szalavitz explore empathy’s startling importance in human evolution and its significance for our children and our society. The authors of The Boy Who was Raised as a Dog present a powerful case that love is essential…and endangered....

Born for Love
Score: 5
From 3 Ratings

Born for Love


  • Author : Bruce D. Perry
  • Publisher : William Morrow Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2011-04-05
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0061656798


Born for Love Book Description :

Uncover the startling importance of empathy From birth, when babies' fingers instinctively cling to those of adults, their bodies and brains seek an intimate connection—a bond made possible by empathy, the remarkable ability to love and to share the feelings of others. In this unforgettable book, award-winning science journalist Maia Szalavitz and renowned child-psychiatrist Bruce D. Perry explain how empathy develops, why it is essential both to human happiness and for a functional society, and how it is threatened in the modern world....

Born for Love
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Born for Love


  • Author : Leo F. Buscaglia
  • Publisher : Ballantine Books
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780449909294


Born for Love Book Description :

Essays by the popular author of Love treat every facet of relationships and challenge readers to earn the love they seek through soul-searching, prizing differences between partners, and making the hard decision between fidelity and moving on. Reprint....

Born for This
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Born for This


  • Author : Chris Guillebeau
  • Publisher : Currency
  • Release Date : 2016-04-05
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101903995


Born for This Book Description :

Have you ever met someone with the perfect job? To the outside observer, it seems like they've won the career lottery—that by some stroke of luck or circumstance they've found the one thing they love so much that it doesn't even feel like work—and they're getting paid well to do it. In reality, their good fortune has nothing to do with chance. There’s a method for finding your perfect job, and Chris Guillebeau, the bestselling author of The $100 Startup, has created a practical guide for how to do it—whether within a traditional company or business, or by striking out on your own. Finding the work you were “born to do” isn’t just about discovering your passion. Doing what brings you joy is great, but if you aren’t earning a living, it...

The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog
Score: 4.5
From 28 Ratings

The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog


  • Author : Bruce Perry
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2007-12-05
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780465003921


The Boy Who Was Raised as a Dog Book Description :

Child psychiatrist Bruce Perry has treated children faced with unimaginable horror: genocide survivors, witnesses, children raised in closets and cages, and victims of family violence. Here he tells their stories of trauma and transformation....

Born A Crime
Score: 4.5
From 93 Ratings

Born A Crime


  • Author : Trevor Noah
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2016-11-17
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473635319


Born A Crime Book Description :

WINNER OF THE THURBER PRIZE The compelling, inspiring, (often comic) coming-of-age story of Trevor Noah, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed. One of the comedy world's brightest new voices, Trevor Noah is a light-footed but sharp-minded observer of the absurdities of politics, race and identity, sharing jokes and insights drawn from the wealth of experience acquired in his relatively young life. As host of the US hit show The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, he provides viewers around the globe with their nightly dose of biting satire, but here Noah turns his focus inward, giving readers a deeply personal, heartfelt and humorous look at the world that shaped him. Noah was born a crime, son of a white Swis...

Born Out of Love

Born Out of Love


  • Author : Anne Mather
  • Publisher : Harlequin
  • Release Date : 2018-10-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781488050954


Born Out of Love Book Description :

Read this classic romance by USA TODAY bestselling author Anne Mather, now available for the first time in e-book! Is it time to reveal her secret? Widowed Charlotte never expects to see Logan Kennedy again. But she does and in the most unlikely of places! Charlotte has travelled halfway across the world to the Virgin Islands to start a new life with her young son Robert, but how can she move on now Logan has appeared on the scene? Especially when she realises her attraction to him is as powerful as ever! Can they forgive each other for the mistakes of the past? And how will Logan react when he discovers Charlotte’s secret—that Robert is Logan’s son? Originally published in 1977...

I Loved You Before You Were Born
Score: 4
From 8 Ratings

I Loved You Before You Were Born


  • Author : Anne Bowen
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2004-03-30
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0064436314


I Loved You Before You Were Born Book Description :

"Even before you were born, I was your grandma and I loved you." A loving grandmother eagerly awaits the arrival of her grandchild. She dreams of the baby's soft sighs, sweet smells, and tiny toes, and imagines the infant smiling, rolling over, and crawling for the first time. Finally, the baby arrives and Grandma is ready with a very special message....

You Were Born for This
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

You Were Born for This


  • Author : Chani Nicholas
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2020-01-07
  • Genre: Body, Mind & Spirit
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780062840653


You Were Born for This Book Description :

From beloved astrologer Chani Nicholas comes an essential guide for radical self-acceptance. Your weekly horoscope is merely one crumb of astrology’s cake. In her first book You Were Born For This, Chani shows how your birth chart—a snapshot of the sky at the moment you took your first breath—reveals your unique talents, challenges, and opportunities. Fortified with this knowledge, you can live out the life you were born to. Marrying the historic traditions of astrology with a modern approach, You Were Born for This explains the key components of your birth chart in an easy to use, choose your own adventure style. With journal prompts, reflection questions, and affirmations personal to your astrological makeup, this book guides you along the pa...

Born to Love  Cursed to Feel
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Born to Love Cursed to Feel


  • Author : Samantha King
  • Publisher : Andrews McMeel Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-09-27
  • Genre: Poetry
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781449481124


Born to Love Cursed to Feel Book Description :

Born to Love, Cursed to Feel is about love—the good, the bad, and the confusing. It touches on morals and how when emotions are involved it’s not as black and white. The poetry is frequently written in a narrative manner that evocatively pulls you in and makes you feel. This book is about falling in love, bad decisions, and ultimately growth. The essence of it all is to show that no matter how far one falls all the mistakes don’t have to be what defines them....