Inspirational Books

A list of books/audios that I have read/listened to and massively recommend, I have two other lists online one is my Amazon Wish List (feel free to buy any of them for me) and the other is a Google Spreadsheet that I have asked others to contribute to. I have also just added many of my collection at GoodReads).

You can buy these books via where they offer free delivery or of course via which is great if you have signed up as an Amazon prime member for free next day delivery!!

Other useful links:

Below is my own organised lists though:

Everyone SHOULD Read these:
  • Think and Grow Rich
  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad
  • The Go Giver
  • Whale Done
  • The One Thing
  • What to say when you talk to yourself
  • The Slight Edge (Jeff Olson)
  • The Compound Effect (Darren Hardy)
  • Three Feet from Gold
  • Get out of your own way
  • Get The Edge
  • Will it make the boat go faster (Ben Hunt-Davis)
  • Appreciation Marketing
  • Notes from a friend (Anthony Robbins)
  • Twelve Pillars
  • The War of Art (Steven Pressfield)
  • Stop Reading Self Help Books (Kate Lester)
  • JFDI (Kate Lester)
  • Success Magazine (Darren Hardy)

These are great to read:
  • Big Fish, Little Fish
Books recommended by others... I'm yet to read:
  • Mans Search for Meaning
  • Start with Why (Simon Sinek)
Books I've read... but not quite as important as the ones above:
  • The Now Habit
Books that I own and am waiting to read
  • The Dip
  • Do the Work
  • Delivering Happiness
Pretty much anything by...
  • Jim Rohn
  • Zig Ziglar
  • Tony Robbins
  • Darren Hardy
Free Audio

You can also get a lot of audio books on YouTube and if you use you can download them as mp3 for listening on your phone etc

EG the great grandfather of all personal development books “Think and Grow Rich”:

Some Business Books with links!
Brad Sugars‘ “the business coach” ( is good for teaching how to grow your profits as is a new one that’s similar but more up to date “take your shot” ( by Robin Waite
Also, depends what you need, “Rich Dad, Poor Dad” ( by Robert Kiyosaki is a must read for all, bit especially a business owner to understand money better…
Darren Hardy’s “Compound Effect” ( is excellent for teaching you about how small changes over a long period can have a big impact!
Then there is the very excellent “Life Leverage” ( by Rob Moore which teaches you how to outsource your activities so you can have more free time to spend with your family…
I should also mention out Brad Burton who has written 4 books (, which I understand are excellent, although I’ve not read them yet myself!…