For the seventh year in a row, I’ve asked clients, colleagues, and leaders from The Making Magnificence Project® for their most-loved book of the year.
Below is what came back, in no particular order.
Happy reading and gifting!
From Strength to Strength by Arthur C. Brooks
Hearts Touched with Fire: How Great Leaders are Made by David Gergen
Atlas of the Heart by Brene’ Brown
True North: Leading Authentically in Today’s Workplace, Emerging Leader Edition by Bill George
The Devil Never Sleeps: Learning to Live in an Age of Disasters by Juliette Kayyem
How the World Really Works by Vaclav Smil
Finding Me by Viola Davis
Broken Horses by Brandi Carlile
Bittersweet by Susan Cain
Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow by Gabrielle Zevin
Caste by Isabel Wilkerson
Measure What Matters by John Doerr
Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins
Freezing Order by Bill Browder
The Power of Crisis – How Three Threats – and our Response – Will Change the World by Ian Bremmer
The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai
Mecca by Susan Straight
Nobody’s Magic by Destiny Birdsong
Bright Unbearable Reality by Anna Badkhen
To Paradise by Hanya Yanagihara
Emerson. The Mind on Fire by Robert D. Richardson, Jr.
The Soul of America by Jon Meacham
The Business of Expertise by David C. Baker
Leonardo da Vinci by Walter Isaacson
Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise by K. Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool
Simply Said: Communicating at Work and Beyond by Jay Sullivan
The 3-Minute Rule by Brant Pinvidic
Do Nothing by Celeste Headlee
Even as We Breathe by Annette Saunooke Clapsaddle
Sea of Tranquility by Emily St. John Mandel