Taking out time for reading from a busy schedule is so difficult. In the fast pace of life, audiobooks are like a blessing. We can still immerse ourselves in the magic these books offer, which we would have missed otherwise.
While exercising, cooking, or running, you can listen at your speed and comfort. It takes our interest in the novel to a different level. Also, audiobooks are much easier, simpler, and more convenient to use as you can enjoy the content without much time and effort.
It’s an effort to help our readers. Now you can enjoy the knowledge shared in these audiobooks, which otherwise you would have missed out on. Here, at BookFluke, you will find the complete list of audiobooks that you should listen to if you hate reading.
1. 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos
Author, Narrator: Jordan B. Peterson
12 Rules for Life is an antidote to chaos. It is a self-help audiobook that provides life advice. It summarizes the most essential twelve rules of life that we must practice to achieve peaceful, spiritual, and meaningful living.
2. Can’t Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds
Author, Narrator: David Goggins
David Goggins shares his inspirational life story. He reveals that most of us tap into only 40% of our capabilities. Goggins calls this The 40% Rule, and his story illuminates a path that anyone can follow to push past pain, demolish fear, and reach their full potential.
3. Start With Why
Author, Narrator: Simon Sinek
Sinek says that people get inspired if they know the reason why they are doing any task. By a sense of purpose, they become more powerful and truly work will their best of capacities.
He states that successful leaders like Martin Luther King Jr., Steve Jobs, and Wright Brothers have one thing in common. They all started with why. Once the purpose is created it drives people to achieve their goals. This method is more sustainable and is away from the manipulative society we live in today.
4. The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari
Author: Robin Sharma, Narrator: Humphrey Bower
The story is about Julian Mantle, a lawyer who found a new way of living in abundance by selling everything including his Ferrari to find the true purpose of his life. This motivational audiobook will help you to find meaning in your life.
5. Autobiography of a Yogi
Author: Paramahansa Yogananda, Narrator: Ben Kingsley
The autobiography of a Yogi reflects the life of Paramahansa Yogananda. This audiobook describes his life journey. He becomes a monk, practiced Kriya Yoga meditation, and was on a mission to spread his teachings to the world.
Author, Narrator: Michelle Obama
Becoming is an inspirational memoir by Michelle Obama. It is one of the best audiobooks that I cherished. She was the first African-American First Lady of the United States. She is a profound writer, a lawyer, and a director of a nonprofit organization. Excellent narration and storytelling by the author will keep you hooked. It will inspire you and help you to find meaning in life.
7. Think Like a Monk
Author, Narrator: Jay Shetty
This audiobook is a spiritual guide for all the listeners. The author has shared all the techniques to practice and think like a monk. You are happy or sad, old or young, this audiobook will help you in shaping your perspective towards life. You can achieve happiness and contentment in life by practicing simple techniques in your daily routine.
Read: Think like a Monk by Jay Shetty: Book Review
8. A Promised Land
Author, Narrator: Barack Obama
A Promised Land is a beautifully written and powerful book. It captures Barack Obama’s conviction that democracy is not a gift from on high, but something founded on empathy and common understanding. It is built together, day by day.
9. The Greatest Secret
Author, Narrator: Rhonda Byrne
The author reveals a centuries-old secret to the world. It is believed to be used by the most eminent people in the past. This audiobook has a series of stories of people who have used the theories of secret in their daily lives and have got miraculous results from it.
10. The Alchemist
Author: Paulo Coelho, Narrator: Jeremy Irons
The Alchemist is a beautiful, fictional story full of magic. The adventure will surely amuse you. Paulo Coelho has a unique way of storytelling embedded with life lessons. Every chapter you listen to will excite you and take you to different places of adventure. I must say it is one of the thought-provoking and life-changing audiobooks.
Read: The Alchemist: Book Review & Lessons
Author: Hector Garcia, Francesc Miralles, Narrator: Naoko Mori
This audiobook is my personal favorite. The author has put together the insights and the practices, which lead to a healthier lifestyle. The concept meant to live a long and happy life. It has insights and case studies showing real-life stories, where the Ikigai concept was successful. Japanese philosophy worked perfectly for having a lasting body, mind, and spirit.
Read: Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life – Book Review
12. Raavan: Enemy of Aryavarta
Author: Amish Tripathi, Narrator: Sagar Arya
This is an epic tale of Raavan, one of the most complex, violent, passionate, and accomplished men of all time. The author has outlined the life of Raavan from the epic stories of ancient Indian History. This audiobook is informative as well as entertaining.
13. The Psychology of Money
Author: Morgan Housel, Narrator: Chris Hill
The Psychology of Money is one of the most popular books on making the right investment decisions. The author shares 19 short stories exploring the strange ways people think about money. This audiobook will change the way you think about money. It holds timeless lessons on Wealth, Greed, and Happiness.
14. Hyperfocus: How to Work Less to Achieve More
Author, Narrator: Chris Bailey
Hyperfocus is a practical guide on understanding and managing our attention. This audiobook provides insights into how we can focus and be more productive. It will make you more efficient by strategizing your work.
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Author: Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson, Narrator: Mike Chamberlain
Pick this unconventional book that will teach you how to rethink and rework. It will change your thoughts and urge you to get started with your business idea the very moment you finish listening to this audiobook.
Read: Rework: Book Review | A Business Book
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