When you hear the term "self-help book," you probably imagine an overly idealistic, barely attainable set of commandments for living your best life. And then, if you’re anything like us, the eye rolling just follows suit. But that’s kind of a shame, because truly and honestly, not all books found in the self-help section are like that. Add these five to your bookshelf and we bet you’ll find yourself happier, more productive and not the least bit icked out.
This piece originally appeared on PureWow.