Reference Books Spring 2021



Vivian Dittmar

True Prosperity

Why an investment in inner richness is worth it – An appeal for new values

Date of publication: March 22, 2021
Hardcover | 272 pages
In our society, wealth is defined almost exclusively in material terms. Yet while consumption activates our personal rewards system, it doesn't really make us rich, as true prosperity must develo...

Wladislaw Jachtchenko

White Rhetoric

Convincing instead of manipulating

Date of publication: April 19, 2021
Paperback | 384 pages
Manipulate, allege, cajole, intimidate – there are many sordid methods of dark rhetoric that can be used to defeat the other party. Nevertheless, honesty is still the best strategy! White rhetori...

Holger Kuntze

Life Is Simple When You Understand Why It Is So Difficult

Overcoming personal crises, attaining inner freedom

Date of publication: March 22, 2021
Paperback | 288 pages
There are moments in our lives when we are dissatisfied, are quarrelsome, or simply about to despair. Times when we are afraid we aren't able to cope with life. The psychotherapist Holger Kuntze...

Thomas Poppe

Espresso with the Devil

How he revealed tricks to me for saving the world – A guide through the labyrinth of life

Date of publication: March 8, 2021
Hardcover | 272 pages
The devil really has a big problem with people. "You make it too easy for me!" he confesses. This is because if humankind drives its whole existence off a cliff, he, the great purveyor of temptat...

Mirriam Prieß

The Power of Dialogue

Successful relationships through the dialogue principle

Date of publication: March 1, 2021
Hardcover | 240 pages
These days it seems more difficult than ever to enter into dialogue with one another. If we want to surmount the divisions in society and between individuals, we must certainly talk to one anothe...

Thomas Hohensee

The Buddha's Successful Formula for a Fulfilled Life

How you can achieve with ease what you really want

Date of publication: March 8, 2021
Hardcover | 208 pages
Everyone has the capacity to be successful and happy. But how can we discover and use this ability within us to live exactly the way we would like to? The answer to this question can be found in ...

Bodo Janssen

A Question of Attitude

How we can better deal with crises and be stronger for it

Date of publication: April 19, 2021
Hardcover | 256 pages
Mid-March 2020: The Corona pandemic. Lockdown. The 89 Upstalsbom Hotels must close. Income quickly goes from a hundred per cent to nothing. The very existence of Bodo Janssen's company and its em...

Samy Molcho


Knowing about our invisible borders

Date of publication: April 26, 2021
Hardcover | 192 pages
Many of us have experienced it: We are sitting on a Metro when suddenly someone sits down right next to us, even though many other seats are free. It bothers us. Why does someone want to be so ph...

Alexander Poraj

Money or Life

What really makes us happy

Date of publication: April 26, 2021
Hardcover | 160 pages
Money, love relationship, success, happiness – many people chase after these presumed assurances as if obsessed. But once these things are acquired they often prove to be fleeting and certainly i...

Oliver Schneider, Shirley Michaela...

Will Power Is Crucial

Dealing with crises, negotiating successfully – A former commando officer reports

Date of publication: April 13, 2021
Paperback | 192 pages
No solution feasible? Even difficult and seemingly hopeless situations can be successful in the end! Oliver Schneider, former special forces officer and advisor for security, risk, and crisis man...

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