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28 Best Self Help Books of All Time


Our goal: Build the most accurate list of best Self Help books.

How we picked these:
1. Search for "best Self Help books" and study the top 5 articles.
2. Add only the top books (mentioned 2+ times).
3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 😊
(This process takes a long time, but we do the research so you don't have to!)

(Updated 2022)

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  1. 1
    Appears in 5 articles
  2. 2
    Appears in 5 articles
  3. 3
    Appears in 5 articles
  4. 4
    Appears in 4 articles
  5. 5
    Appears in 4 articles
  6. 6
    Appears in 3 articles
  7. MOST RECOMMENDED!
    9
    Appears in 3 articles
  8. 10
    Appears in 3 articles
  9. 11

    The Alchemist

    Paulo Coelho

    Appears in 2 articles
  10. 13
    Appears in 2 articles
  11. 15
    Appears in 2 articles
  12. 16
    Appears in 2 articles
  13. 17
    Appears in 2 articles
  14. 19
    Appears in 2 articles
  15. 20

    A Course in Miracles

    Dr. Helen Schucman

    Appears in 2 articles
  16. 27
    Appears in 2 articles
  17. 28
    Appears in 2 articles

FAQ

  • How was this list created?

    We searched for "best Self Help books", found the top 5 articles, took every book mentioned in 2+ articles, and averaged their rankings.

  • How many books are in this list?

    There are 28 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this list?

    We wanted to gather the most accurate list of Self Help books on the internet.

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