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Self-Care/Spirituality

Brujas: The Magic and Power of Witches of Color By Lorraine Monteagut, Ph.D. Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781641603997
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Published: Chicago Review Press - October 5th, 2021

"Brujas, Witches of Color are ancestral magical beings and the world we live in has tried to silence our voices. . . . This book is such a beautiful tribute to the different stories and experiences we go through as brujas. . . .


Radical Friendship: Seven Ways to Love Yourself and Find Your People in an Unjust World By Kate Johnson Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781611808117
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Published: Shambhala - August 24th, 2021

A case for friendship as a radical practice of love, courage, and trust, and seven strategies that pave the way for profound social change.
 


A Queer Dharma: Yoga and Meditations for Liberation By Jacoby Ballard, Susanna Barkataki (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Jacoby Ballard, Susanna Barkataki (Foreword by)
$17.95
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ISBN: 9781623176518
Published: North Atlantic Books - November 23rd, 2021

Queer critique, queer practice: embodied teachings for healing from trauma and social injustice.

Jacoby Ballard provides an empowering and affirming guide to embodied healing through yoga and the dharma, grounded in the brilliance, resilience, and lived experiences of queer folks.


Black Girl In Love (with Herself): A Guide to Self-Love, Healing, and Creating the Life You Truly Deserve By Trey Anthony Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781401960261
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Published: Hay House Inc. - January 5th, 2021

Speaker, writer, and producer Trey Anthony breaks it down, giving black women a relatable voice and personalized "keeping it real" to-do list on how to practice self-love and self-care.

Therapy is not just for white women-no matter what your momma told you!


Black Women's Yoga History: Memoirs of Inner Peace By Stephanie Y. Evans, Jana Long (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Stephanie Y. Evans, Jana Long (Foreword by)
$27.95
ISBN: 9781438483641
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Published: State University of New York Press - July 2nd, 2021

Special Topics in Being a Human: A Queer and Tender Guide to Things I've Learned the Hard Way about Caring for People, Including Myself By S. Bear Bergman, Saul Freedman-Lawson (Illustrator) Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781551528540
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Published: Arsenal Pulp Press - October 12th, 2021

As an author, educator, and public speaker, S. Bear Bergman has documented his experience as, among other things, a trans parent, with wit and aplomb. He also writes the advice column "Ask Bear," in which he answers crucial questions about how best to make our collective way through the world.


Radiant Rest: Yoga Nidra for Deep Relaxation and Awakened Clarity By Tracee Stanley Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781611808551
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Published: Shambhala - March 9th, 2021

Develop a powerful practice of deep relaxation and transformative self-inquiry with this essential guide to yoga nidra, accompanied by downloadable audio meditations.


Joyous Resilience: A Path to Individual Healing and Collective Thriving in an Inequitable World By Anjuli Sherin Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781623174231
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Published: North Atlantic Books - January 26th, 2021

An intersectional guide to building resilience and reclaiming joy

With so much information available on how to build resilience--from meditation, exercise, and time in nature, to the latest neuroscience-backed studies--have you ever wondered what's holding you back? If you commit to self-care but find yourself exhausted, unhappy, or anxious, do you wonder what's missing?


Radical Remedies: An Herbalist's Guide to Empowered Self-Care By Brittany Ducham, Elana Gabrielle (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Brittany Ducham, Elana Gabrielle (Illustrator)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781611806724
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Published: Roost Books - April 20th, 2021

A modern, approachable holistic health guide that focuses on physical, emotional, and mental well-being.


Dear Black Girl: Letters From Your Sisters on Stepping Into Your Power By Tamara Winfrey Harris Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781523092291
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Published: Berrett-Koehler Publishers - March 9th, 2021

"Dear Black Girl is the empowering, affirming love letter our girls need in order to thrive in a world that does not always protect, nurture, or celebrate us. This collection of Black women's voices...


Tarot for Change: Using the Cards for Self-Care, Acceptance, and Growth By Jessica Dore Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593295939
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Published: Penguin Life - October 26th, 2021

An instant classic, a must-have for every tarot enthusiast, and a manifesto for insightful living.” —Chani Nicholas, astrologer and author of You Were Born for This

“Generous, practical, and gently radical.” —New York Times


You Are Your Best Thing: Vulnerability, Shame Resilience, and the Black Experience By Tarana Burke (Editor), Brené Brown (Editor) Cover Image
By Tarana Burke (Editor), Brené Brown (Editor)
$27.00
ISBN: 9780593243626
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Published: Random House - April 27th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Tarana Burke and Dr. Brené Brown bring together a dynamic group of Black writers, organizers, artists, academics, and cultural figures to discuss the topics the two have dedicated their lives to understanding and teaching: vulnerability and shame resilience.


A Rhythm of Prayer: A Collection of Meditations for Renewal By Sarah Bessey (Editor), Amena Brown (Contributions by), Barbara Brown Taylor (Contributions by), Lisa Sharon Harper (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Sarah Bessey (Editor), Amena Brown (Contributions by), Barbara Brown Taylor (Contributions by), Lisa Sharon Harper (Contributions by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780593137215
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Published: Convergent Books - February 9th, 2021

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • For the weary, the angry, the anxious, and the hopeful, this collection of moving, tender prayers offers rest, joyful resistance, and a call to act, written by Barbara Brown Taylor, Amena Brown, Nadia Bolz-Weber, and other artists and thinkers, curated by the author Glennon Doyle calls “my favorite faith writer.”
 


Shoutin' in the Fire: An American Epistle By Danté Stewart Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780593239629
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Published: Convergent Books - October 12th, 2021

A stirring meditation of being Black and learning to love in a loveless, anti-Black world

“Only once in a lifetime do we come across a writer like Danté Stewart, so young and yet so masterful with the pen. This work is a thing to make dungeons shake and hearts thunder.”—Robert Jones, Jr., New York Times bestselling author of The Prophets


We Were Made for These Times: Ten Lessons on Moving Through Change, Loss, and Disruption By Kaira Jewel Lingo Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781946764928
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Published: Parallax Press - October 25th, 2021

In ten concise chapters, you'll learn powerful ways to meet life's challenges with wisdom, resilience, and ease.


Deep Liberation: Shamanic Tools for Reclaiming Wholeness in a Culture of Trauma By Langston Kahn, Christina Pratt (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Langston Kahn, Christina Pratt (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781623174927
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Published: North Atlantic Books - January 19th, 2021

Drawing on Indigenous wisdom traditions, a shamanic healer offers a body-based approach to working through the fear and trauma that inhibits transformation and growth


Finding Refuge: Heart Work for Healing Collective Grief By Michelle Cassandra Johnson Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781611809367
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Published: Shambhala - July 13th, 2021

Learn how to process your own grief--as well as family, community, and global grief--with this fierce and openhearted guide to healing in an unjust world.


Set Boundaries, Find Peace: A Guide to Reclaiming Yourself By Nedra Glover Tawwab Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593192092
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Published: TarcherPerigee - March 16th, 2021

The instant New York Times bestseller

End the struggle, speak up for what you need, and experience the freedom of being truly yourself.


The Set Boundaries Workbook: Practical Exercises for Understanding Your Needs and Setting Healthy Limits By Nedra Glover Tawwab Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780593421482
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Published: TarcherPerigee - December 14th, 2021

An accessible, step-by-step resource for setting, communicating, and enforcing healthy boundaries at home, at work, and in life


Atlas of the Heart: Mapping Meaningful Connection and the Language of Human Experience By Brené Brown Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780399592553
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Published: Random House - November 30th, 2021

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • In her latest book, Brené Brown writes, “If we want to find the way back to ourselves and one another, we need language and the grounded confidence to both tell our stories and be stewards of the stories that we hear. This is the framework for meaningful connection.”


Earth Medicines: Ancestral Wisdom, Healing Recipes, and Wellness Rituals from a Curandera By Felicia Cocotzin Ruiz Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781611808438
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Published: Roost Books - November 2nd, 2021

An accessible guide to time-honored Indigenous wisdom, healing recipes, and wellness rituals for modern life from an experienced curandera.


Big Friendship: How We Keep Each Other Close By Aminatou Sow, Ann Friedman Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982111915
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 6th, 2021

A close friendship is one of the most influential and important relationships a human life can contain. Anyone will tell you that!


Hell Yeah Self-Care!: A Trauma-Informed Workbook By Meg-John Barker, Alex Iantaffi Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781787752450
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Published: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - January 21st, 2021

Take a moment to pause... Breathe... And ask yourself, what does self-care mean to you?


The Body Is Not an Apology, Second Edition: The Power of Radical Self-Love By Sonya Renee Taylor, Ijeoma Oluo (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Sonya Renee Taylor, Ijeoma Oluo (Foreword by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781523090990
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Published: Berrett-Koehler Publishers - February 9th, 2021

"To build a world that works for everyone, we must first make the radical decision to love every facet of ourselves...'The body is not an apology' is the mantra we should all embrace." 
--Kimberlé Crenshaw, legal scholar and founder and Executive Director, African American Policy Forum 


The Afrominimalist's Guide to Living with Less By Christine Platt Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781982168049
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Published: S&S/Simon Element - June 15th, 2021

Forget the aesthetics of mainstream minimalism and discover a life of authenticity and intention with this practical guide to living with less…your way.

When Christine Platt set out on her journey to live with less, she never intended to become The Afrominimalist. She just wanted to tame the chaos in her closet!


Trusting the Gold: Uncovering Your Natural Goodness By Tara Brach Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781683647133
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Published: Sounds True - June 15th, 2021

A beautifully illustrated gift book to help us uncover and trust the innate goodness in ourselves and others.


Unfuck Your Body: Using Science to Reconnect Your Body and Mind to Eat, Sleep, Breathe, Move, and Feel Better By Faith Harper Phd Lpc-S, Acs Acn Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781621063285
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Published: Microcosm Publishing - May 25th, 2021

Sit Down to Rise Up: How Radical Self-Care Can Change the World By Shelly Tygielski, Chelsea Handler (Foreword by), Sharon Salzberg (Afterword by) Cover Image
By Shelly Tygielski, Chelsea Handler (Foreword by), Sharon Salzberg (Afterword by)
$25.95
ISBN: 9781608687442
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Published: New World Library - November 16th, 2021

An empowering book on propelling profound social change by going inward, from a mindfulness teacher and activist who has turned personal practice into movements


The Moon Book: Lunar Magic to Change Your Life By Sarah Faith Gottesdiener Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250206183
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Published: St. Martin's Essentials - December 15th, 2020

A guide to conscious living through the moon and her phases, incorporating wellness rituals, spellwork, and witchcraft for the modern seeker.


Getting to Center: Pathways to Finding Yourself Within the Great Unknown By Marlee Grace Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062969774
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - October 27th, 2020

"Marlee's work shifts and stretches. This new collection is a necessary resource for those of us looking to re-center, lean in, and get curious about ourselves, about our heart's work. Getting to Center is a blessing in book form." —Alexandra Elle, author of After the Rain 


Black and Buddhist: What Buddhism Can Teach Us about Race, Resilience, Transformation, and Freedom By Pamela Ayo Yetunde (Editor), Cheryl A. Giles (Editor), Ruth King (Contributions by), Lama Rod Owens (Contributions by), Sebene Selassie (Contributions by) Cover Image
By Pamela Ayo Yetunde (Editor), Cheryl A. Giles (Editor), Ruth King (Contributions by), Lama Rod Owens (Contributions by), Sebene Selassie (Contributions by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781611808650
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Published: Shambhala - December 8th, 2020

Gold Nautilus Book Award Winner 


The Trans Self-Care Workbook: A Coloring Book and Journal for Trans and Non-Binary People By Theo Lorenz Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781787753433
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Published: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - October 21st, 2020

If you're transgender, non-binary, or any other gender under the wide and wonderful trans umbrella, this book is for you. A creative journal and workbook with a difference, this book combines coloring pages celebrating trans identity, beauty and relationships, with practical advice, journaling prompts and space for reflection to promote self-affirmation and wellbeing.


Coming Back to Life: The Updated Guide to the Work That Reconnects By Joanna Macy, Molly Young Brown Cover Image
$21.95
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ISBN: 9780865717756
Published: New Society Publishers - November 1st, 2014

Personal empowerment in the face of planetary despair