Some made them laugh...or cry. Others brought joy, or helped them through a difficult time. Some were nothing short of life-changing.


Here is the Inside/Out Experts summer reading list.



Cofounder of ADAY.

Cofounder of ADAY.

Let Your People Go Surfing by Yves Chouniard. The story of a man who brought doing good at the core of his business.

Essentialism by Greg Mckeown. Hint: the way of the essentialist isn’t about getting more done in less time. 

The Upcycle by Michael Braungart and William McDonough. An examination of how human society might begin to rewrite its role in the history of the natural world.

Abundance by Steven Kotler and Peter Diamandis. By looking at human needs by category Diamandis and Kotler introduce dozens of innovators in each area.

Designing for the Bottom Two Billion, by Marcus Aurelius. An introduction to the stoic Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus. 


Founder and Chief Creative Officer at The Assemblage.

Founder and Chief Creative Officer at The Assemblage.

Collective Conscious Evolution by Barbara Marx. The most fascinating book on the evolution of our species.

Gene Keys: Unlocking the Higher Purpose Hidden in your DNA by Richard Rudd. An extraordinary system and guide for self transformation.

The Magdalen Manuscript: The Alchemy of Horus & The Sex Magic of Isis by Tom Kenyon and Judi Sion. A different story of the most controversial woman in the history of humanity.

Womb Awakening from Azra Bertrand & Seren Bertrand. A comprehensive history of the sacred feminine.

Sacred Sexual Union by Anaiya Sophia.
A guide to balance the masculine and feminine in sacred relationships.


Birth doula, Sexological Bodyworker and Somatic Experiencing trauma resolution practitioner.

Birth doula, Sexological Bodyworker and Somatic Experiencing trauma resolution practitioner.

The Fourth Trimester, by Kimberly Johnson. A Postpartum Guide to Healing Your Body, Balancing Your Emotions, and Restoring Your Vitality

Marrow by Elizabeth Lesser. Two sisters uncovering the depth of their love  through the life-and-death experience of a bone marrow transplant... A powerful and beautiful true story about love, hope and loss.

Hourglass by Dani Shapiro. An inquiry into how marriage is transformed by time shaped in miraculous and sometimes terrifying ways by accident and experience.

Body Full of Stars by Molly Caro May. A celebration of the greatest story of all time: mothers and daughters, partners and co-parents, and the feminine power surging beneath it all.


Yoga instructor, author, mother and equal rights advocate.

Yoga instructor, author, mother and equal rights advocate.

Yoga Sadhana for Mothers by Sharmila Desai. Guidance, shared wisdom and practical tips that every student and teacher of Ashtanga yoga need for the journey into motherhood and beyond.

Walking Towards Ourselves: Indian Women Tell their Stories edited by Catriona Mitchell. A look behind the headlines to share out what it really means to be an Indian woman today.

Awakening the Spine: Yoga for Health, Vitality and Energy by Vanda Scaravelli. A revolutionary new method of yoga for overall fitness that teaches "if it hurts, it's wrong'" from a 83-year-old master.

Yoga Mala by Sri K. Pattabhi Jois. Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, a major figure of the contemporary yoga scene, brought Ashtanga yoga to the West and it became with its many forms the most widespread and influential style practiced today.