Summer was made for reading. The days are long and the opportunities are abundant! There are not many things more relaxing than sitting next to the pool or enjoying a night outdoors with a good book. If you’re looking for an inspirational book to read this summer, I’ve got you covered! These are a few of my favorites that I keep going back to, and also a few that are on my reading list for the next few months.
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The 10X Rule has been recommended to me by so many entrepreneurs that I would be doing myself a disservice to not read it! Grant Cardone recommends concrete steps on how to take action and achieve your dreams. Read more here!
In this book, Rachel Hollis shares her tips on how to stop believing the lies that are keeping your from living a joy-filled life. She guarantees that you will laugh, cry, and learn as you take this journey with her. Read more here!
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People is considered one of the most inspiring books ever written. It has proven valuable to people in all walks of life and is definitely a must read! Read more here!
We have all struggled with feelings of loneliness. If you’re in that season right now, this book is for you! (And even if you’re not, I guarantee you will still gain so much from this one.) Read more here!
I am always inspired by real life stories of people overcoming adversity. Lauren’s story is so encouraging and gives such a great perspective on life in general. Read more here!
The first time I read this book, I devoured it in a single day. I have since read it at least 3 more times. Bob Goff shares so many incredible stories and lessons on how to live life to the fullest. Read more here!
Jess Connolly and Hayley Morgan share Biblical insight along with practical applications for women trying to navigate their way through life in our current day and age. Read more here!
I remember hearing Katie’s story years ago and wanting to read her book, yet somehow I never got around to it! When I saw her mentioned again recently, I rushed to add it to my list. Her story is so radical that it seems like something from a movie. Read more here!
Another book from Bob Goff that couldn’t be more timely. The ability to love difficult people seems to becoming far too rare in our current society. I’m so excited to read this one! Read more here!
Present Over Perfect is a book I feel we could all benefit from. Who wouldn’t want to leave behind the stress of a frantic life for one that is more soulful? If you’re feeling overwhelmed this summer, this book is for you! Read more here!
I read Called to Create for the first time last year and I’m thinking I should read it again! If you are a creator or Christian business owner, I highly recommend this one. Read more here!
The name of this book has always thrown me off. For some reason, it just didn’t sound like one I would enjoy. However, after being encouraged to read it by a few people I respect, I’ve decided to give it a fair shot! I have to be honest, after reading the description I am kicking myself that I haven’t read it sooner. Read more here!
Lately, I’ve been realizing how much a positive mindset can affect our behavior each day. In The Energy Bus, you will learn 10 secrets to accomplishing your goals both at work and at home. This one is definitely towards the top of my list! Read more here!
I have mentioned this book before, but it’s worth mentioning again! Chase the Lion was one of the most inspirational books I read last year and had me wanting to take on the world by storm. Read more here!
GraceLaced is different that the other books I have recommended. It has pictures! (Why aren’t more adult books illustrated?) Ruth Chou Simons so beautifully shares how to navigate various seasons of life. This book is sure to be an inspiration in whatever season of life you find yourself. Read more here!
I don’t know about you, but I’m ready for a few days in the sun with a cool drink and a good book! What’s the most inspirational book you’ve read this year? I’d love to hear about it in the comments!
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