HAPPY / CALM
Dr Arlene Unger Everyone wants to feel calm and happy, but few of us manage it. The truth is that we are just not equipped for the 21st century. It is too fast, too crowded, too 24/7. And the more that is essential to our wellbeing. Here are the antidotes to the clamour and strain of everyday living, a means of breaking the boost your mood. They provide an antidote to the stresses and strains of everyday living. The perfect size to keep in a handbag or pocket, they’ve been designed to keep close by and to turn to during a Quarto UK, $18.99 each
RULES FOR MY DAUGHTER / RULES FOR MY SON
Walker Lamond Based on the hit blog, Rules For My Daughter is a collection of traditional, humorous and urbane fatherly advice. From the practical (friends will appreciate a welltimed burp; your grandmother will not) to aiming high (there’s more to life than being a passenger), this endearing book of rules and quotations is the quintessential instruction manual for Rules For My Son is a collection of traditional, humorous and urbane fatherly advice. From the sartorial (men should not wear sandals. Ever) to the practical (keep a copy of your letters. It makes it easier for your biographer), this book is the quintessential instruction manual for becoming a good man-industrious, thoughtful, charming and, of course, well-dressed. HC Gift Books, $19.99 each
of hours reading books to his kids and has always encouraged them to have a deep love for reading. “I’ve also spent quite a bit of time playing around with a bunch of pretty cool kids’ apps. As someone who founded a studio that writes, illustrates,...