14 self-help books to survive the end of Mercury retrograde

If you haven't felt yourself lately whether it comes to your relationship, work or friends, you might be able to blame the cosmos. Mercury retrograde will be stirring up some unwanted energy until it leaves the post-shadow on May 21st. Until then, slipping out of your mental funk may require some inspiration. From self-love to lessons in personal growth, these are the best self-help books that'll help you ease your way out of the retrograde.

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The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom by Don Miguel Ruiz, $5.72

Amazon reviewer Avalon says, "this book was here for me at a time where I needed to focus on myself and what I needed in order to feel authentic connection to myself...made me understand the importance in focusing on the self to be able to focus on others as well"

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How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie, $7.99

Amazon reviewer Melissa says, "this is BY FAR the best book I have ever read...this changed my outlook on life and relationships in ways I never thought would happen"

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Never Liked It Anyway by Annabel Acton, $11.55

Amazon reviewer Kristian says, "perfect for anyone trying to bounce back after a tough breakup. We all know those can be hard, but this guide is the perfect thing to get you back out there and feeling like yourself again"

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You Are a Badass by Jen Sincero, $7.75

Amazon reviewer Melissa says, "very motivating and inspiring! I have learned a lot reading this book. I would definitely recommend this book for anyone who wants a book that will give you a kick in the butt."

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Think and Grow Rich by Napolean Hill, $8.99

Amazon reviewer says, "without a doubt, one of the best self-help titles out there... I highly recommend it. You can change your life for the better."

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Love Yourself by Kamal Ravikant, $4.49

Amazon reviewer says, "there have been many books written on self-compassion /self-love by some great authors. But... This $2.99 Kindle book is almost magical in it's brevity, heartfelt message, effectiveness and practicality. I have re-read Kamal's book in order to help myself during stressful times in my life."

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The Secret by Rhonda Byme, $15.99

Amazon reviewer says, "I decided to see what all the hype was. I can know officially state that this book has changed my perspective on my life. I highly recommend this to someone who is seeking to enhance their own life"

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Start Where You Are by Meera Lee Patel, $9.19

Amazon reviewer Jazmin says, "absolutely love this journal, makes me realize how many wonderful things I have and all I've been thru, every day has a different though that inspires you!"

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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondo, $10.11

Amazon reviewer Jared says, "this book was AMAZING. I am going to buy a copy for everyone in my family. I just finished this book and it has basically changed my outlook on everything in my life. "

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The One Thing by Gary Keller, $7.28

Amazon reviewer Marge says, "I've never read any book with so much actionable ideas after each sitting and this just might be the first book I'll consider re-reading. Not because it wasn't understood the first time around, but because I simply want to inundate myself with all its the ideas"

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R.Covey, $8.49

Amazon reviewer says "this one is by far one of the best I've read in a very long time! The 7 habits can be applied in our everyday life to make it meaningful and worth living! It's not a book you just read and go on with, it's the kind of book you keep along and re-read over and over again to make sure you are progressing!"

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The 5 Second Rule by Mel Robbins, $14.99

Amazon reviewer Tom says, "the 5 Second rule has helped me stay on tasks, get going in the morning, find my mind when it feels gone, and focus on my business. Best of all - happiness and hope are a big part of my life AGAIN!"

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The Untethered Soul by Michael A. Singer, $9.71

Amazon reviewer Pia says, "never have I read a book that so radically transformed the way I think. It was remarkably freeing to become so aware of how much I allowed my own thoughts to run my life."

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The Anxiety and Phobia Workbook by Edmund Bourne, $14.22

Amazon reviewer Nancy says, "this book is essential for anyone trying to recover from anxiety. It gave me hope and tools for recovery at a time when I was desperate. Yes you can get over anxiety and get your life back!"

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