Reading recommendations 

The growth mindset coach by Annie Brock and Heather Hundley

How to win friends and influence people by Dale Carnegie 

The little book of talent by Daniel Coyle

The talent code by Daniel Coyle

The 7 Habits of highly effective people by Stephen Covie

Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua For

The inner game of tennis by Timothy Gallwey

The tipping point by Malcolm Gladwell

Blink by Malcolm Gladwell

Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

Performance success by Don Greene

Fight your fear and win by Don Greene

College Prep for Musicians: A Comprehensive Guide for Students, Parents, Teachers, and Counselors by Don Greene

Peace in every step by Thich Nhat Hanh

The miracle of mindfulness by Thich Nhat Hanh

Thinking fast and slow by Daniel Kahneman

The eureka factor by John Kounios and Mark Beeman

The New Toughness Training for Sports : Mental Emotional Physical Conditioning from 1 World's Premier Sports Psychologist by James Loehr

Mind Gym, An Athlete's guide to inner excellence by Gary Mack and David Casstevens

The Little Red Book by Harvy Penick

Mastery, The keys to success and long-term fulfillment by George Leonard

Feel the Fear and do it Anyway by Susan Jefffers

Don’t shoot the dog! by Karen Pryor

Talent is never enough by John C. Maxwell

Good leaders ask great questions by John C. Maxwell
Awaken the giant within by Anthony Robbins

Unlimited power by Anthony Robbins 

Music based books

The string teacher’s cookbook, creative recipes for a successful program 
Cello mind by Hans Jensen

Teaching from the balance point by Ed Kreitman

The Suzuki concept by Elizabeth Mills

Cello by William Pleeth

Helping parents practice by Ed Sprunger

To Learn with love by W.Starr

Ability development from Age Zero by Shinichi Suzuki

Nurtured by love by Shinichi Suzuki

Teaching Suzuki Cello by Charlene Wilson

Effortless mastery by Kenny Werner