Oprah Gail Winfrey is a successful, powerful, influential, and confident woman. She is an actress, a host of the world-famous TV show, a television producer, philanthropist, and an exceptional author. Her “The Oprah Winfrey Show” is one of the highest-rated television programs of all time.
She was born in a poor family in Mississippi. However, with her hard work, passion, and exquisite mindset, and charisma to fulfill her dreams, she became one of the richest African-American women of the 20th century. At the time, she was one of the only black billionaires. In her lifetime, Oprah has written a bunch of enlightening books; here is a list of some of the best wonderful books authored by her.
What I Know For Sure
An uplifting book. In this novel, Oprah has highlighted some of the life truths that will hit the readers and will make them turn to it again and again. It is essential to know the glimpse before reading this book. Oprah Winfrey shared her life experiences and her journey to success in a column in the Oprah magazine. This column was known as what I know for sure, and all the articles here were very inspiring. So this was for the first time that all those articles were collected, revised, and updated in a beautiful book, namely What I Know For Sure. These are not just essays but a rare and powerful insight into the lives of one of the most influential and extraordinary women. It is a guide for every reader in the journey to find themselves and become the best version of themselves.
The Path Made Clear: Discovering Your Life’s Direction and Purpose
The author has shared her thoughts and ideas for activating your deepest vision of yourself in this book. What do you really think your potential is? This is what the book will make you think upon. She provides a complete framework for achieving heights of success and knowing your worth. The book is divided into ten chapters. She has shared some crucial key lessons and her personal experiences in each chapter. It also consists of some inspiring pictures. So, wait no more to grab your copy.
The Wisdom of Sundays: Life-Changing Insights from Super Soul Conversation
This book is a collection of meaningful conversations between Oprah Winfrey and some of the most admired thought leaders. These thought leaders include Tony Robbins, Arianna Huffington, and Shonda Rhimes. These visionaries explained and shared how they found the purpose and the right path in their life. Many of the world’s expert teachers like Wayne Dyer explain the complex concept and relationship between ego and love. He emphasized that if the ego can destroy, then, on the other hand, love has the power to heal. The book also includes conversations between various best-selling authors on topics like forgiveness and the power of letting go. This book consists of 10 chapters, and each chapter highlights Winfrey’s own spiritual journey. It is a deeply affecting book.
Own It: Oprah Winfrey In Her Own Words (In Their Own Words)
This is a book to boost your self-confidence. Oprah believes she herself is her biggest asset. She has wisely invested and developed this acid over the course of time. She says that “she has complete control over this asset and tries to make it better by shrewdly choosing partnerships and deals And not following the conventional patterns.” In this book, she has provided a unique insight into the wisdom and thought of some of the world’s most influential and powerful women. This book is a glimpse of the mind of an innovative media player.
What Happened to You?: Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing
This book is based on a discussion between Winfrey and a trauma expert, Dr. Bruce Perry. They discussed the impact of trauma on people and the adverse experiences they had while dealing with it. They emphasized the process of healing and claimed that healing must begin with asking ‘what happened to you?’ rather than ‘what is wrong with you?’ She claimed a simple change in perspective and helped millions of people out there who are struggling to get over their trauma. Further, she has also thrown light on the childhood trauma faced by people and its lasting impact. She has offered scientific insights to understand the behavioral patterns of traumatic people. Winfrey has been a victim of molestation and suffered through abortion in her teenage years. She has herself gone through trauma. She intends to extend a helping hand to those in need in this book.
The Wisdom Journal: The Companion to The Wisdom of Sundays by Oprah Winfrey
“The most valuable gift you can give yourself is the time to nurture the unique spirit that is you.”―Oprah Winfrey. She started writing journals when she was fifteen years old. She has this habit of jotting down her experiences and being thankful at the end of the day. This is her therapy. Journalising is more like a spiritual practice for her. This book will give you the courage to express yours, and it also consists of some wonderful quotations given by well-known thought leaders. It is a great book to help you in your spiritual growth.
Winfrey has a strong will. She has been through a lot in her life, but she gave up not once. She is a role model for many. I hope you find strength in her books, and they give you the courage to achieve your goals and pursue your dreams.