Lists and Suggestions

List: Kindness and Community Nonfiction

Santomero, Angela C., author.

Angela C. Santomero, the creator, executive producer, and head writer of many of today's most ...

Turkle, Sherry, author.

MIT psychologist and bestselling author of RECLAIMING CONVERSATION and ALONE TOGETHER, Sherry Turkl...

King, Maxwell (Maxwell Evarts Perkins), author.

Every weekday for decades, a kind man named Mister Rogers stepped through a door in his TV house, s...

Jamison, Leslie, 1983- author.

A collection of essays explores empathy, using topics ranging from street violence and incarceratio...

Lady Gaga, writer of foreword.

One small act of kindness can change the world. Lady Gaga has always believed in the importance cel...

Quessenberry, Sara.

Provides 125 recipes for appetizers, soups, salads, entrées, and snacks suitable for a variety of ...

Parker, Priya, author.

A bold new approach to how we gather that will transform the ways we spend our time together--at wo...

Stanton, Brandon, photographer.

"In the summer of 2010, photographer Brandon Stanton set out on an ambitious project: to singl...

Trzeciak, Stephen, author.

In Compassionomics: The Revolutionary Scientific Evidence that Caring Makes a Difference, physician...

Zaki, Jamil, 1980- author.

"A Stanford psychologist offers a bold new understanding of empathy, and shows how we can expa...

Cameron-Bure, Candace, 1976- author.

Shares the thought patterns and practices that have allowed the author to project an aura of classy...

Saunders, George, 1958-

Drawing on his well-received convocation address at Syracuse University, one of today's most i...

Acho, Emmanuel, author.

"In Uncomfortable Conversations With a Black Man, Acho takes on all the questions, large and s...

St. John, Warren.

Documents the lives of a wildly diverse group of young kids who unite as a team under the leadership...

Izadi, Shahroo, author.

The Kindness Method is the key to breaking unwanted habits―for good! Combining her own therapeutic...

Gup, Ted, 1950-

The author's grandfather, Sam Stone, placed an ad in the Canton, OH, newspaper shortly before ...

Cornejo Villavicencio, Karla, author.

Traveling across the country, journalist Karla Cornejo Villavicencio risked arrest at every turn to...

Kaplan Thaler, Linda.

Turning the well-known adage of “Nice Guys Finish Last” on its ear, The Power of Nice shows that...

Doty, James R. (James Robert), 1955- author.

The author relates how a chance encounter in a magic shop with a woman who taught him exercises to ...

Junger, Sebastian, author.

Decades before the American Revolution, Benjamin Franklin lamented that English settlers were const...