You'll have to forgive us. The last time
we talked self-help, we may have gotten a little bit snarky about a few dating books that we found somewhat
insulting. Calling our bluff, you guys (rightfully so) asked us to name the self-help books that we would
recommend. Not wanting to disappoint, we rounded up our staff picks for the smartest, wittiest, and most profound self-help books
that have helped us through some darker times, encouraged us to get in touch with our emotions, and even kick our relationship problems to the curb.
The self-help section may have a negative rap (and yes, there are some flat-out bad picks out there), but there are also some smart works that we'd never
boot off our bookshelves. No matter what ails you, there's a book out there to ease your mind, warm your heart, and even inspire you to achieve your biggest goals
. Move over, Chicken Soup
— these are the self-help books for now
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