Brene Brown

Dr. Brené Brown is an author and research professor at the University of Houston, where she holds the Huffington Foundation-Brené Brown Endowed Chair at The Graduate College of Social Work. She’s spent the past sixteen years studying courage, vulnerability, empathy, and shame. The are some Brene Brown books, as she's the author of four bestselling books: The Gifts of Imperfection, Daring Greatly, Rising Strong, and Braving the Wilderness. Her 2010 TEDxHouston talk, “The Power of Vulnerability”, has been viewed more than 40 million times and is one of the top most viewed TED talks in the world. In addition to her research and writing, Brown is the Founder and CEO of Brave Leaders Inc., an organization that brings evidence-based courage building programs to teams, leaders, entrepreneurs, change makers, and culture shifters.

Books written or recommended by Brené Brown:


Books Written by Brene Brown

Books Recommended by Brene Brown

Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

by Ed CatmullAmy Wallace

Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption

by Bryan Stevenson

The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More & Change the Way You Lead Forever

by Michael Bungay Stanier

Why Won't You Apologize?: Healing Big Betrayals and Everyday Hurts

by Harriet Lerner

The Dance of Anger: A Woman's Guide to Changing the Patterns of Intimate Relationships

by Harriet Lerner

Positive Discipline: The Classic Guide to Helping Children Develop Self-Discipline, Responsibility, Cooperation, and Problem-Solving Skills

by Jane Nelsen

Touchpoints - Birth to Three

by T. Berry BrazeltonJoshua D. Sparrow

Lead Yourself First: Inspiring Leadership Through Solitude

by Raymond M. KethledgeMichael S. Erwin

The Book of Forgiving: The Fourfold Path for Healing Ourselves and Our World

by Desmond TutuMpho Tutu

Teaching to Transgress

by Bell Hooks

The Heart of Christianity: Rediscovering a Life of Faith

by Marcus J. Borg

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body

by Roxane Gay

Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living

by Krista Tippett

The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World

by Melinda Gates

Outer Order, Inner Calm: Declutter and Organize to Make More Room for Happiness

by Gretchen Rubin

Thirst: A Story of Redemption, Compassion, and a Mission to Bring Clean Water to the World

by Scott Harrison

Everything Is Figureoutable

by Marie Forleo

Creative Calling: Establish a Daily Practice, Infuse Your World with Meaning, and Succeed in Work + Life

by Chase Jarvis

The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company

by Robert Iger