One such book I reacently read is The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari: A Fable About Fulfilling Your Dreams And Reaching Your Destiny writen by Robin Sharma. Published by Jaico publishing House, Mumbai – India in 2003
Julian Mentle, one of this country’s most distinguished trial lawyers, collapses right in the middle of a packed courtroom. He fortunately survives the masiv heart attack, decides to give up his practice and all his wordly possessions including his ferrari, packs his bags and goes to India. He goes to the Himalayas, meets a band of sages who have discovered some sort of system that could improve the quality of anyone’s life. Three years later Julian comes back, a completely changed man.
Robin Sharma encapsulates the lore of the past and present in a reader-friendly manner. The do it yourself manuals tabulates step-by-step methods to optimize individual achievements. The secrets of success include physical fitness and mental poise. Robin’s message is very powerful and his words are magical.
There are several copies of this book at Alameda County libraries in case you like to read it.