10 Best books to understand human emotions

The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma by Bessel van der Kolk: This book explores the impact of trauma on the mind, body, and spirit, and offers insights into how to heal and process emotional experiences. 

Emotional Agility: Get Unstuck, Embrace Change, and Thrive by Susan David: This book helps readers develop emotional agility, the ability to navigate challenging emotions and move forward in a healthy and productive way. 

Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman: This Nobel Prize-winning book delves into the two systems of thought that drive human decision-making, offering insights into how our emotions can influence our choices. 

Atlas of the Heart: Mapping Meaningful Connection and the Language of Human Experience by Brené Brown: This book explores the power of connection and vulnerability, and how understanding our emotions can strengthen our relationships with others. 

Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brené Brown: Another book by Brené Brown, this one delves into the importance of vulnerability and courage in living a meaningful life.

The Gifts of Imperfection: Let Go of Who You Think You're Supposed to Be and Embrace Who You Are by Brené Brown: This third book by Brené Brown encourages readers to embrace self-compassion and authenticity, leading to a more fulfilling life. 

The How of Happiness: A New Approach to Ancient Wisdom by Sonja Lyubomirsky: This book offers practical strategies for cultivating happiness and well-being, based on scientific research and positive psychology principles. 

Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl: A Holocaust survivor recounts his experiences in concentration camps and his philosophy of finding meaning in life, even in the face of suffering. 

The Happiness Hypothesis: The New Science of Why We're Happy by Jonathan Haidt: This book explores the science of happiness and offers insights into how to cultivate a more positive outlook on life. 

The Upward Spiral: Using Neuroscience to Reverse the Course of Depression, One Small Change at a Time by Alex Korb: This book provides practical tools and strategies for overcoming depression and anxiety, based on the principles of neuroplasticity.