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My 5 Favorite Personal Growth Books of 2022 + 2023 Reading Wishlist!

December 7, 2022

So if you too are ready to crack open a great book and lean into your personal growth and development journey, then pop in your earbuds, press play, and let’s do this!

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During this past year I fallen even more in love with the written world!

I love to read, learn, reflect, and implement – and then to share it with others too (hence why I host a podcast and coach in the LBD Collective!). I’ve always been that friend that listens to a conversation and follows it up with, “Ya know, there’s a book I read that reminds me of this topic!” 🤣

So as we head into the holiday season, maybe you’re looking to round out your own wish list or want to pick up a book or two for those you’re shopping for this year, I thought I’d share with you my 5 favorite personal growth and development style books from 2022 plus a few that are on my 2023 reading bucket list that I’m really psyched to dive into!

My 2022 Roundup:

So if you too are ready to crack open a great book and lean into your personal growth and development journey, then pop in your earbuds, press play, and let’s do this!

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