Reference Books Autumn 2021



Martin Schlott

Sleep: The Element for Success

Increasing performance, attaining the results of your dreams – The fascinating findings of an anaesthesiologist and sleep coach

Date of publication: September 27, 2021
Paperback | 224 pages
We are more successful when we sleep well, because a good night's rest makes us more concentrated, more positive, more confident, and generally happier. We make better decisions, and are also mor...
Spiegel Bestseller

Martin Wehrle

Nice People Finish Last

How to build respect, set borders, and achieve deserved success – With the 'Am I too nice?' test

Date of publication: September 13, 2021
Paperback | 320 pages
Is it possible to be too nice? Bestselling author Martin Wehrle answers this question with a resounding "Yes". He shows why nice people are so often undervalued and taken advantage of – and how t...

Katrin Michel

I'll Be There Soon!

40 letters for a loving sibling relationship

Date of publication: October 4, 2021
Hardcover | 184 pages
When a new brother or sister is born, turmoil in the family is pre-programmed. For the older brothers and sisters, this means a major adjustment, and siblings frequently come to view each other a...

Romy Winter

Crisis Proof – The Book of Resilience for Families

What makes parents and children strong for life – Based on the latest scientific findings

Date of publication: August 16, 2021
Paperback | 320 pages
Falling into a crisis as a family does not take much – be it overwhelming challenges or unforeseen misfortunes such as financial worries, being bullied at school, problematic patchwork-family con...

Rike Pätzold

On Uncertain Ground

How we can better deal with uncertainty and why we need it

Date of publication: October 11, 2021
Paperback | 288 pages
This book is both a declaration of love to uncertainty and a guide for handling it more openly and constructively. Based on scientific evidence and her experiences in her consulting and coaching ...

Cornelia Schwarz, Shirley Michaela...

Be the Buddha of Your Happiness

Freeing yourself from your inner saboteurs and finding yourself

Date of publication: November 1, 2021
Paperback | 224 pages
"Actually, I would …", "Shouldn't I rather …". We would like to put so many good ideas and resolutions into practice. But then those inner saboteurs thwart us yet again, sowing doubts and hamperi...

Tita Kern

When Life Starts to Crumble

A helpful compass for parents in crisis situations

Date of publication: December 20, 2021
Paperback | 208 pages | With illustrations from: SaBine Büchner
Many parents have to assume an assortment of roles in times of duress: being caregivers for children and other adults, dealing with the family's financial issues, taking on a crisis management ro...

Nkechi Madubuko

Upbringing Towards Diversity

How children learn to interact with differences respectfully and appropriately

Date of publication: October 11, 2021
Paperback | 192 pages
Everyday life has long since become multicultural, with children coming into contact with different family models, religions, skin colours, and languages through their peers. But even among kinde...

Robert Betz

Happiness in Love Is Not a Matter of Luck

How true love succeeds

Date of publication: November 9, 2021
Paperback | 224 pages
How does love succeed between two people? Is it possible to maintain genuine affection, deep feelings and a fresh, positive tension in the partnership over many years? Or is that just romantic dr...

Markus Schollmeyer

Don't Lie to Me!

How to uncover what others are hiding

Date of publication: July 26, 2021
Paperback | 160 pages
Often the sense of justice is as different as people themselves. And yet there are facts that can add more truth to our daily interpersonal life. To solicitor and justice researcher Markus Scholl...

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