Take Me Back to the Spark: Six Books for Your Inner Child

As children, we’ve always been infused with that sense of adventure—stress-free, worry-free.  This is why we always feel the need to rekindle that spark within us that makes us feel like children again.

Rekindling our inner child can be as simple as checking out these books about inner children.

#1. Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie

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Everyone knows about Peter Pan, and the book is a perfect metaphor for tapping into our childlike selves, never succumbing into the dreary atmosphere that often drains us as adults, reigniting the spark within.

#2. The Neverending Story by Michael Ende

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The Neverending Story teaches us to dream, and at the same time, to face the world head on.

#3. Matilda by Roald Dahl

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Matilda shows us that even children can attain great things, always reminding us that all of us are gifted and are capable of something more.


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#4. Tambo: An Elephant Adventure

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A book about Tambo the elephant, who finds himself trapped by poachers but is eventually saved, reminds us that there’ll always be someone we can count on during trying times.

#5. Bye, Bye, Bow Wow: An Adventure

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The story of Bow Wow is about a dog who is usually left at home every day, leaving him lonely and jaded. It’s a testament of how we, as children will always seek more in life, a trait that persists in adulthood.

#6. Affirmators! 50 Affirmation Cards to Help You Help Yourself—Without the Self-Helpy-Ness!

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Affirmators emphasizes encouragement and affirmation more, instead of resorting to telling you what to do. Millennials will enjoy reading this easy-going book.

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