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Gray Smith, Monique

Summary: This dual-language picture book for preschoolers, written in English and Plains Cree, celebrates and invites children to reflect on the little things in life that bring them joy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orca Book Publishers 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GRA

Dondi

Summary: "The Five Elements brings the wisdom of an ancient healing system to the modern reader. Many people today are interested in knowing themselves better, as evidenced by the popularity of personality tests online and in magazines. They want to know the reason behind their responses to situations. In this book, Dondi Dahlin shows us that we are all born with individual rhythms that go beyond the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TarcherPerigee 2016

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Wiking, Meik

Summary: Embrace Hygge (pronounced hoo-ga) and become happier with this definitive guide to the Danish philosophy of comfort, togetherness, and well-being.Why are Danes the happiest people in the world? The answer, says Meik Wiking, CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen, is Hygge. Loosely translated, Hygge--pronounced Hoo-ga--is a sense of comfort, togetherness, and well-being. "Hygge is...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 948.9 WIK

Lucado, Max

Summary: "A happy way to deal with the grumpies! In Where'd My Giggle Go? from beloved inspirational author Max Lucado, a young boy searches far and wide for his giggles before he realizes that the best way to be happy is to help others be happy!"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2021

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Williams, Katie

Summary: "Pearl is a happiness technician whose teenaged son Rhett seems to find greater satisfaction in being unhappy. Told from an alternating cast of characters from within Pearl and Rhett's world, this story about relationships and the ways they can surprise and define us illuminates our national obsession with positive psychology, our reliance on quick fixes and technology"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC WIL

Summary: A collection of original essays and expanded testimonials written to teens from celebrities, political leaders, and everyday people. While many of these teens can't see a positive future for themselves, we can. We can show LGBT youth the kind of happiness, potential, and satisfaction their lives hold if they can just get through these early years.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.766 IT

Summary: A woodcutter's two children are led by a fairy through the past, present, and even the future to find the Bluebird of Happiness.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY BLU

Blankson, Amy

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Technology-at least in theory-is improving our productivity, efficiency, and communication. The one thing it's not doing is making us happier. We are experiencing historically high levels of depression and dissatisfaction. But it doesn't have to be that way. Technology can drive-not diminish-human happiness. Our brains receive 11 million bits of information every second but can only process 40...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 158 BLA

Summary: Chronicles the life of a young man whose struggle for success threatens his personal happiness.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA FRO

Ben-Shahar, Tal

Summary: In his trailblazing Harvard courses, his internationally bestselling books, as well as his lectures and videos, positive psychologist Tal Ben-Shahar has shared his wisdom on finding fulfillment with people around the world. But even a happiness expert needs a sympathetic ear now and then. Tal found his—not in a fellow psychologist or guru, but in his longtime neighborhood barber, Avi, who...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Experiment 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158 BEN

Conn, Marla

Summary: A boy and his pet dragon identify things that make them feel happy. An adapted, early emergent reader that includes a picture glossary, common sight words list, activities, and a note to caregivers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norwood House Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN CON

Dalai Lama XIV

1 hold on 6 copies

Summary: Two leading spiritual masters share their wisdom about living with joy even in the face of adversity, sharing personal stories and teachings about the science of profound happiness and the daily practices that anchor their emotional and spiritual lives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avery 2016

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Dewan, Jenna

Summary: Actress and dancer Dewan ("Step Up") shares with readers how they can elevate their life and experience beauty every day--a beautiful, insightful, and powerful vision for anyone who wants to feel better, focus on what's important, and maintain a sense of balance, all with strength and grace.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.1 DEW

Foster, Rick

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.1 FOS

Galloway, Scott

Summary: "From the New York Times bestselling author of The Four, Scott Galloway, a provocative book of hard-won wisdom for achieving a fulfilling career and life, based on his viral video of the same name. Scott Galloway teaches brand strategy at NYU's Stern School of Business, but often his class veers to life strategy. His students are smart and hardworking, but they struggle with life's biggest...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.1 GAL

Gray Smith, Monique

Summary: The sun on your face. The smell of warm bannock baking in the oven. Holding the hand of someone you love. What fills your heart with happiness? This beautiful board book, with illustrations from celebrated artist Julie Flett, serves as a reminder for little ones and adults alike to reflect on and cherish the moments in life that bring us joy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orca Book Publishers 2016

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Schulz, Charles M. (Charles Monroe)

Summary: Brief text and illustrations featuring Charlie Brown and his friends define happiness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cider Mill Press Book Publishers 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SCH

Summary: Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, and Jack from the Beanstalk are all about to live happily ever after when the balance between good and evil gets thrown out of whack. It's up to Cinderella (a.k.a. Ella) to save the day by taking on her power-hungry stepmother. This time Ella will have to do all the work without her Prince Charming. She joins forces with an unlikely army of dwarves, fairies, and the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV HAP

Summary: When a psychiatrist becomes frustrated that he can't provide or define happiness for his patients, he sets out on a journey to discover happiness.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY HEC

Gray, Alexandra.

Summary: Ten men lays bare the the rules of sex, class and power in the twenty-first century dating game.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Bolinda Audio Books 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC GRA

Hillert, Margaret

Summary: "A boy and his pet dragon enjoy activities that make them feel happy including; making new friends, and getting a new pet kitten. This title includes reading activities and a word list"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norwood House Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN HIL

Holden, Robert

Summary: It is all too common a belief that in order to be happy one must earn, deserve, work, and pay for it--that happiness is for tomorrow, while today is for well-behaved hardship, martyrdom, and quiet desperation. With a combination of stories, exercises, meditations, poetry, and prayer, Robert focuses on keys to emotional healing, true self-acceptance, relationships, inner confidence, and pure...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hay House, Inc. 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158 HOL

Hollis, Rachel

1 hold on 7 copies

Summary: Rachel Hollis is sounding a wake-up call. She knows that many women have been taught to define themselves in light of other people--whether as wife, mother, daughter, or employee--instead of learning how to own who they are and what they want. With a challenge to women everywhere to stop talking themselves out of their dreams, Hollis identifies the excuses to let go of, the behaviors to adopt,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Leadership, an imprint of HarperCollins 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.1 HOL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.1 HOL

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: 158.1 HOL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 158.1082 HOL

Kho, Nancy Davis

Summary: Who helped you become the person you are today? As Nancy Davis Kho approached a milestone birthday, she decided to answer that question by sending thank-you letters to the many people who had influenced her, helped her, and inspired her over the years: family, friends, mentors, teachers, co-workers, even a couple of former friends and exes. While her recipients always seemed genuinely pleased...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Running Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.1 KHO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158.1 Kho 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 158.1092 KHO

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