Tuesday, June 7, 2011

BookFest 2011: A Celebration Of Books In Glen Ellyn, IL ~ June 18, 2011

Noted wellness practitioner, lecturer and self-development author, C.J. Good, will attend BookFest in downtown Glen Ellyn, Illinois on June 18, 2011 from 8:00am-3:30pm. The event is held at downtown Glen Ellyn businesses and the Public Library.

“The program contains all kinds of literary events for a variety of ages to enjoy.” Said C.J. Good. “I look forward to hearing the keynote speaker and to visiting with local authors. Downtown Glen Ellyn businesses and restaurants are the hosts for authors from 10am-1pm for book signings and presentations,” remarks Good.”

C.J. Good is a freelance writer, keynote guest speaker, and author of two books about finding and cultivating contentment. "Little Gifts of Sustainable Contentment" (Reviews 4.5 Stars,) ~ ~ 366 daily reflections on cultivating contentment in seven key areas. "Precious Gift’s of Love" (Reviews 5 Stars) ~ ~ Contains 366 daily affirmations on the meaning and miracles of love. Both are available online at Amazon, Apple, Barnes & Noble, Sony, Kobo, and Diesel. Click here to learn more: http://www.sustainablecontentment.com.

IBooks is an impressive new way to download and read books on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and on upcoming devices. C.J. Good’s ebooks can be accessed at iBook here: Sustainable Contentment And here: Precious Gifts of Love.

In addition to online retailers, C.J. Good’s ebooks are available on leading mobile e-reading apps that are compatible with all major mobile platforms including Blackberry, iPhone and Android.

C.J. Good speaks and consults on a variety of subjects ranging from marketing, to technology, to relationship building. C.J. Good also gives keynotes on travel topics, health issues, and the generation x/y marketplace. Her purpose is to write quality books that will make a difference in reader's lives. Good previously was a business development executive in the financial services and travel industries.

Website: http://www.sustainablecontentment.com, or follow @GoodAffirmation on Twitter.

For more information contact The Glen Ellyn Public Library at 630 790 6760. 400 Duane Street, Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137

Explore 25 Compelling Inspirational Books

If you are falling into the trap of too much stress, you may painfully find out that it may adversely alter your health. Now is the time to indulge in a program of renewal. In the daily hustle and bustle of our lives, we need to learn many important principles in order to face some overwhelming and compelling situations: If we can develop focus, productivity, tolerance, patience, discipline, acceptance of good and bad, analytical thinking, and creativity, then we can change our situations. We have to learn how to follow up, take action, not procrastinate and not be a quitter. If any of these get out of balance, there is a strong possibility that stress and anxiety will ensue. When that occurs, even the smallest inappropriate comment or gesture could touch off an authentic bout of depression.

Anxiety can take over one's life even to the extent of causing certain medical problems. Although much of the stress we experience can be attributed to one's unyielding drive to achieve certain objectives; not to be forgotten is the immeasurable influence of the turbulent atmosphere that surrounds us.

There are many factors that can distort human behavior. When we are under pressure, poor judgment, inconsistent choices or even mistaken interpretations can influence our relationships. It is with this in mind, that the idea of escaping into some spiritual books captures our imagination with an array of appealing choices. When we inject breathtaking writing, gorgeous ideas, and the helpful recommendations of seasoned teachers, we have the ingredients to renew, recharge and rejuvenate.

Many of these books will seduce readers with small details and comfortable suggestions. These authors have a way of leading followers in finding the relaxation and reconnection they need. And as they are to discover, a quiet shift underlies all successful revitalization.

What is intriguing about this guide is that the books are so life transforming, so fresh in detail, that reading them might make you think you are watching a movie. Many powerful truths are subtly interwoven into the threads of these restorative and pleasing books. For the most part, the knowledge you gain will become etched into your memory with unusual clarity.

The Shack

Precious Gifts of Love ~ 366 daily reflections on the meaning and miracles of love.

Reason for Hope: A Spiritual Journey

Little Gifts of Sustainable Contentment ~ cultivate contentment in 7 key life areas.

Heaven is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

Creative Visualization: Use the Power of Your Imagination to Create What You Want in Your Life (Gawain, Shakti)

StrengthsFinder 2.0

Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God

The Help (Movie Tie-In)

90 Minutes in Heaven: A True Story of Death & Life

Gift from the Sea: 50th Anniversary Edition

The Disappearance of the Universe: Straight Talk about Illusions, Past Lives, Religion, Sex, Politics, and the Miracles of Forgiveness

The Purpose Driven Life (QR Code Enhanced Edition): What on Earth Am I Here For? (Purpose Driven Life, The)

A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose (Oprah's Book Club, Selection 61)

You Can Heal Your Life (Gift Edition)

The Celestine Prophecy

Do the Work

Left Behind: A Novel of the Earth's Last Days

Blue Like Jazz: Nonreligious Thoughts on Chrisian Spirituality

The Perks of Being a Wallflower [PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWE] [Paperback]

Loving What Is: Four Questions That Can Change Your Life

The Secret

Ask and It Is Given: Learning to Manifest Your Desires

Tao Te Ching: A New English Version (Perennial Classics)