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This book came into my life at just the right time. Ive read this book over and over again. Shes my heroine. This book was one of those life-changing books. I love books and accept the clutter of them close to my bed as comfort. This book gave me courage to change my career path 18 years ago. I remember exactly where I was when I read this book. These are a few of the reader comments I received last month when I invited our colleagues to talk about books that have changed their lives. The response confirms my belief that books come into our lives at certain times for a purpose and they really do change the course of our lives. Here are five books that have changed my life: The Hiding Place, by Corrie Ten Boom: Corrie exemplifies living a resilient life before, during, and after her time in Nazi war camps. The Four Agreements, by Don Miguel Ruiz: Two of the agreements Be Impeccable With Your Word and Always Do Your Best have resonated with me since I learned them. New Testament: Im always inspired and comforted by the life and teachings of Jesus Christ. Dandelion Wine, by Ray Bradbury: Every spring I delight in reading this story of growing up and living life fully. The Anatomy of Peace, by the Arbinger Institute: This book defines how to love unconditionally. Ive also attached a list of the books our readers sent to me. Enjoy and happy reading! By: Terri Anne Flint, Ph.D., L.C.S.W. Director Intermountain Healthcare EAP & Employee Wellness

Books That Changed Our Lives

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Books That Changed Lives

The Difference Maker, John Maxwell

The Dash, Linda Ellis

Running with Angels, Pamela Hansen

Start with Why, Simon Sinek

Mans Search for Meaning, Victor Frankl

Anne of Green Gables, Lucy Maud Montgomery

When Your Best Isnt Enough, Kevin Leman

The Secret Garden, Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Hiding Place, Corrie Ten Boom

Books by Lama Surya Das

Who Took My Pen Again?, Joan Burge, Nancy Fraze, Jasmine Freeman

Ten Thousand Sorrows, Elizabeth Kim

The Color of Water, James McBride

A Million Miles in a Thousand Years, Donald Miller

The Art of Happiness, Dalai Lama

Desert Solitaire, Edward Abbey

Family Happiness and other Stories, Tolstoy

What Happy People Know, Dan Baker

Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway, Susan Jeffers

Refuge, Terry Tempest Williams

The Verbally Abusive Relationship, Patricia Evans

Shattered, Fay Klingler

Four Agreements, don Miguel Ruiz

Book of Mormon

Who Moved My Cheese, Spencer Johnson