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Top 40 Books I read in 2011

Ready State Fitness™
The list author says: "I read 150 books in 2011, these are my top 40: books on business - marketing, positive thinking, financial literacy/success,Chinese Medicine, nutrition, fitness & meditation. All books that I use to redefine my thinking to create success in my life and in others."
Wheat Belly: Lose the Wheat, Lose the Weight, and Find Your Path Back to Health
Wheat Belly: Lose the Wheat, Lose the Weight, and Find Your Path Back to Health
"New release for 2012, this Milwaukee cardiologist has helped thousands of patients curing everything from neurological pain, to diverticulitis, to severed cognitive dysfunction.  Removing wheat and gluten from the diet is the core tenet behind the Paleo philosophy, everyone can benefit from this small and profound change."
Unfair Advantage: The Power of Financial Education
Unfair Advantage: The Power of Financial Education
"Financial literacy is not taught in schools, this book nicely summarizes some of his other books, "Rich Dad Poor Dad", "Eight New Rules of Money", "Cashflow Quadrant", "Guide to Investing", challenging the mental framework that controls wealth generation."
Integral Life Practice: A 21st-Century Blueprint for Physical Health, Emotional Balance, Mental Clarity, and Spiritual Awakening
Integral Life Practice: A 21st-Century Blueprint for Physical Health, Emotional Balance, Mental Clarity, and Spiritual Awakening
"Great book by legendary philosopher that outlines a way to integrate spirituality, physical and mental health into everyday life."
The 4 Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat Loss, Incredible Sex and Becoming Superhuman
The 4 Hour Body: An Uncommon Guide to Rapid Fat Loss, Incredible Sex and Becoming Superhuman
"2012 release by Four-Hour workweek author, 80/20 rule of cost effectiveness applied to food, exercise and more."
Evil Plans: Having Fun on the Road to World Domination
Evil Plans: Having Fun on the Road to World Domination
"Have a great idea for a business?  Ideas worth sharing and evil plans?  Then this book is for you."
The Power of Intention
The Power of Intention
"Good book to read at the start of the year, setting the right intention for success."
The Holographic Universe: The Revolutionary Theory of Reality
The Holographic Universe: The Revolutionary Theory of Reality
"Explores the interconnectedness of the universe."
Taking Charge of Your Fertility, 10th Anniversary Edition: The Definitive Guide to Natural Birth Control, Pregnancy Achievement, and Reproductive Health
Taking Charge of Your Fertility, 10th Anniversary Edition: The Definitive Guide to Natural Birth Control, Pregnancy Achievement, and Reproductive Health
"What men and women need to know to enhance fertility and methods of natural birth control."
Perfect Health Diet: Four Steps to Renewed Health, Youthful Vitality, and Long Life
Perfect Health Diet: Four Steps to Renewed Health, Youthful Vitality, and Long Life
"Great book on nutrition, one of the top 5 Paleo Diet books."
Gut and Psychology Syndrome: Natural Treatment for Autism, Dyspraxia, A.D.D., Dyslexia, A.D.H.D., Depression, Schizophrenia
Gut and Psychology Syndrome: Natural Treatment for Autism, Dyspraxia, A.D.D., Dyslexia, A.D.H.D., Depression, Schizophrenia
"Book looks at the connection between gut and brain health.  One of the best books ever written on nutrition."
The Marriage of Sense and Soul: Integrating Science and Religion
The Marriage of Sense and Soul: Integrating Science and Religion
"Brilliant philosopher nicely summarizes some of his ideas in this book.  Thinking is beyond science or religion, reading Wilber will expand your perspective of life."
Utopia or Oblivion: The Prospects for Humanity
Utopia or Oblivion: The Prospects for Humanity
"Big ideas by this famous thinker, truly one of a kind."
How to Eat, Move and Be Healthy!
How to Eat, Move and Be Healthy!
"Great summary of diet, exercise, and creating a good environment that supports health."
The Zen of Fish: The Story of Sushi, from Samurai to Supermarket
The Zen of Fish: The Story of Sushi, from Samurai to Supermarket
"Very interesting story of girl learning the ins and outs of being a chef and fish."
Think and Grow Rich
Think and Grow Rich
"Classic book inspires big thinking and success."
Bottomfeeder: How to Eat Ethically in a World of Vanishing Seafood
Bottomfeeder: How to Eat Ethically in a World of Vanishing Seafood
"What fish should you be avoiding?  What fish are sustainable? New apps for the iPhone allow you to determine fish sources at a restaurant: Marine Stewardship Council and Monterey Bay Aquarium."
The Way of the Superior Man: A Spiritual Guide to Mastering the Challenges of Women, Work, and Sexual Desire
The Way of the Superior Man: A Spiritual Guide to Mastering the Challenges of Women, Work, and Sexual Desire
"Must read for men, “The superior man is not seeking for fulfillment through work and woman, because he is already full. For him, work and intimacy are opportunities to give his gifts, and be vanished in the bliss of the giving.”"
8 Steps to a Pain-Free Back: Natural Posture Solutions for Pain in the Back, Neck, Shoulder, Hip, Knee, and Foot
8 Steps to a Pain-Free Back: Natural Posture Solutions for Pain in the Back, Neck, Shoulder, Hip, Knee, and Foot
"The book to read about posture."
The Millionaire Messenger: Make a Difference and a Fortune Sharing Your Advice
The Millionaire Messenger: Make a Difference and a Fortune Sharing Your Advice
"Have an idea worth sharing?  Then package it and help others while profiting."
Play: How it Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination, and Invigorates the Soul
Play: How it Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination, and Invigorates the Soul
"Examines the importance of play in our lives."
Bones: Recipes, History, and Lore
Bones: Recipes, History, and Lore
"How to cook with bones,from marrow to ribs, one of best-ever cookbook concepts, new book by author is called, "Bits and Pieces"."
Momofuku
Momofuku
"Great story of Asian chef's experience in restaurant industry in New York: alot of pork and kimchi"
Engaging the Movement of Life: Exploring Health and Embodiment Through Osteopathy and Continuum
Engaging the Movement of Life: Exploring Health and Embodiment Through Osteopathy and Continuum
"This osteopath elegantly describes how she helps people find their rhythm in life."
The Coconut Oil Miracle
The Coconut Oil Miracle
"Learn about one of nature's miracle foods, a food that the soybean association has successfully vilified in the eyes and mind of the American public"
Thinkertoys: A Handbook of Creative-Thinking Techniques (2nd Edition)
Thinkertoys: A Handbook of Creative-Thinking Techniques (2nd Edition)
"great book on creativity that lists tons of exercises"
Qigong Meditation: Small Circulation
Qigong Meditation: Small Circulation
"Very detailed book on Taoist meditation and easy to understand for anyone interested in spiritual development through Taoist practice.  I recommend this along with the Diamond Heart Series and Ken Wilber's Integral Life Practice as a beginning point.  This book is also a nice compliment to "The Root of Chinese Qigong" but has its own summary of Taoist practice."
The Inner Smile: Increasing Chi through the Cultivation of Joy
The Inner Smile: Increasing Chi through the Cultivation of Joy
"Short book that provides easy to follow meditation that is great to start the day with."
The Multi-Orgasmic Couple: Sexual Secrets Every Couple Should Know
The Multi-Orgasmic Couple: Sexual Secrets Every Couple Should Know
"Provides valuable understanding and techniques and explores how cultural taboo has sterilized sexuality in Western culture and separated it from spirituality and in the process obscured knowledge.  Taoist sexuality is very open and tied to deep spirituality between two people.  This book is a good starting point for anyone interested in Taoist sexuality and in deeper relationships."
Eat Fat, Lose Fat: The Healthy Alternative to Trans Fats
Eat Fat, Lose Fat: The Healthy Alternative to Trans Fats
"Awesome book on traditional diets, benefits of coconuts and great recipes.  This is a nice alternative to "Nourishing Traditions" and "Nutrition and Physical Degeneration" as it is condensed and very practical."
Nourishing Destiny: The Inner Tradition of Chinese Medicine
Nourishing Destiny: The Inner Tradition of Chinese Medicine
"Nice book explores concepts in Chinese Medicine from a unique perspective, I highly recommend reading this after, "Between Heaven and Earth" and "The Web that has no Weaver"."
The Root of Chinese Qigong: Secrets of Health, Longevity, & Enlightenment
The Root of Chinese Qigong: Secrets of Health, Longevity, & Enlightenment
"Best general book on Qigong - all aspects."
The Ultimate Marketing Plan: Target Your Audience! Get Out Your Message! Build Your Brand!
The Ultimate Marketing Plan: Target Your Audience! Get Out Your Message! Build Your Brand!
"Legendary direct response marketer"
Secrets of the Millionaire Mind: Mastering the Inner Game of Wealth
Secrets of the Millionaire Mind: Mastering the Inner Game of Wealth
"Explore and overcome limiting beliefs about money."
Life Unlocked: 7 Revolutionary Lessons to Overcome Fear
Life Unlocked: 7 Revolutionary Lessons to Overcome Fear
"Great psychology book, that is very relevant today, provides good solutions and exercises."
Ogilvy on Advertising
Ogilvy on Advertising
"Classic book on advertising explaining benefits of long-copy"
The Freedom to Be (Diamond Heart, Book 2)
The Freedom to Be (Diamond Heart, Book 2)
"Diamond Heart series is a spiritual guide to self-realization, unique it is emphasis on overcoming psychological barriers to spiritual development."
Rework
Rework
"Will change your approach to work whether you are an entrepreneur or employee"
The River Cottage Meat Book
The River Cottage Meat Book
"Great recipes, this book goes into depth about what is good meat, animal treatment, and sustainability"
Change or Die: The Three Keys to Change at Work and in Life
Change or Die: The Three Keys to Change at Work and in Life
"In business and in life it is important to overcome limiting beliefs and fears, this provides a 3 step how to."
Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs
"Interesting look at Apple, the why behind the design, Job's Zen influence and vision."