The Health & Wellness Promotion 2013 Summer Reading Program… 5 All-Star Book Recommendations from the C+ Student
When people ask me, “What the hell are you smoking, Connors?” I know they really mean, “What are you reading?”
Often a first reaction to a counter-intuitive message is to be angry. Kill the messenger! Somebody talk to him, please! Is this guy nuts? That kind of knee-jerk response is validation that the change process is beginning. But for change to be sustainable it requires truth, facts, and ideas. The power of words remains a powerful force in shaping the future.
I selected these five books because they do a great job of challenging us to be critical thinkers; these authors lay out the facts, and offer deep insights and workable solutions to seemingly insurmountable national health problems.