Here is a list of books I often recommend to my students and clients.

The Nine Key Factors That Can Make a Real Difference
By Kelly A. Turner, Ph.D.
A must read for anyone dealing with cancer. I highly recommend this for family members and loved ones of cancer patients as well. 

The Hidden Messages in Water by Masaru Emoto
A fascinating study on the power of intention. An easy read with beautiful photos of water crystals affected by human intention. 

The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle 
The story of one mans awakening. 

Awaken Healing light of the Tao by Mantak Chia
A clear and practical introduction to taoist energy alchemy, includes inner smile and microcosmic orbit meditation techniques. 

The Tao Te Ching by Lao tsu. Stephen Mitchel translation
The book that started my journey of a thousand steps. I particularly enjoy this translation and its commentary in the back. If you wish to understand tai chi you must read the Tao Te Ching. 

In Search of the Miraculous by Eliza Mada Dalion
A gifted healer with the ability to see energy and its manifestations. 

Anatomy of the Spirit by Carolyn Myss

Why people don't heal and how they can by Carolyn Myss 
A medical intuitive who can diagnose illness by reading the energy body. I recommend anything by Carolyn Myss. She is a pioneer in the alternative and energetic healing field. 

The Nature of Personal Reality by Jane Roberts
By the author of the Seth Speaks series, Jane offers a powerful model of how we create our personal reality with focus and intention and beliefs. 

Zen in the Art of Archery by Eugen Herrigal
A classic example of a western mind learning how to understand the power of being present and detached. 

Zen in the Martial Arts by Joe Hyams
Simple, easy to read stories of invaluable lessons in self mastery. 

Aikido and the Harmony of Nature by Mitsugi Saotome 
An energetic model based on the philosophy of Aikido, a spiritual martial art created by a true master, Morehei Ueshiba. The character of Yoda in Star Wars is based on Ueshiba and his ability to use “the force”.

The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz
A beautiful lesson in understanding how judgement and expectation create suffering and how to use ancient wisdom to liberate the soul. 

The Art of Learning by Josh Waitzkin 
Josh was the youngest chess master of his generation and the subject of the film, Searching for Bobby Fisher. He is also an international tai chi push hands champion. This is a great story of learning how to integrate experience and life lessons. 

Seat of the soul by Gary Zukov 
By the author of the Dancing Wu Li Masters, Gary offers a unique insight into the relationship between the personality and the soul. 

The subtle Body An encyclopedia of your energetic anatomy by Cyndi Dale
A compendium of energy practices that includes, Reiki, Acupuncture, the Chakra System and understanding the model of the energy body. Complete with diagrams and clear illustrations of the chakras and meridian system.

The Holographic Universe by Michael Talbot
A model of reality based on quantum physics and the projection of mind.