In the days of extremism and severely divisive belief systems, learning patience and compassion practices (from the modern master of patience and compassion) is more valuable than ever.
Walking in the Footsteps of the Buddha
Now in paperback with a newly commissioned reader’s guide—the long-awaited follow-up to The Holy Longing, one of the top-selling books on Catholic spirituality in the last two decades
From the Norwegian explorer, a stunning meditation on the power of silence and how to shut out the world.
The hilarious and universally lauded memoir of life as the daughter of a gun-toting, all-American Catholic priest.
The gripping sequel to the award-winning and bestselling YA novels I am not Esther and I am Rebecca.
Self-celebrating and self-mocking autobiographical writings from Ecce Homo, the last work iconoclastic German philosopher Nietzsche wrote before his descent into madness.
A celebration of women and public speaking - from great political leaders and stand-up comedians, to campaigners and feminists, this is a powerful little book about what happens when women find their voice.
Spellbinding and heartbreaking, Leila's Secret shows us everyday life for women in a country where it can be a crime to fall in love. But for all its tragedy, this unforgettable book is paradoxically uplifting, told from the heart of Kooshyar's immense sympathy, in the hope that each of us – and the stories we tell – can make a difference.
The transcript of the one and only conversation between 'the four horsemen' of New Atheism, with new introductions from Dawkins, Dennett and Harris and a sparkling foreword by Stephen Fry.
The first ever book to tell us what animals think and feel - now reissued for a new generation
An urgent review of the use and abuse of holy texts in today’s world – and a call for understanding and compassion at a time when religion is viewed as a source of conflict.
This inaugural - and all new - Tarcher Cornerstone Edition presents a stunningly relevant and reliable translation of the thoughts and aphorisms of the Stoic philosopher and Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius, properly placing the philosopher-king's writings within the vein of the world's great religious and ethical traditions.
A meditation on the importance of atheism in the modern world - and its inadequacies and contradictions - by one of Britain's leading philosophers.
Two spiritual giants. Seven days. One timeless question.
Discover the full stories behind over 85 of the world's most influential people.
A timely exploration of how to be alone – and why it matters now more than ever before