Books by Paul Pearsall

NON-FICTION
Released: April 22, 1998

"Lots of scientific jargon—there's even a glossary of technical terms—to dress up a familiar New Age message about getting in touch with oneself and becoming one with the cosmos. ($75,000 ad/promo; Literary Guild alternate selection; author tour)"
Pearsall, the prolific guru of self-help advice combining scientific theories with New Age spiritualism (Sexual Healing, 1994; Ten Laws of Lasting Love, 1993; etc.), finds evidence in the experiences of heart transplant recipients to support his claim that the heart thinks and the cells remember. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 1994

"A clear case of overkill."
Another miraculous prescription for mental and physical health, this time with sex as the cure-all. Read full book review >
TEN LAWS OF LASTING LOVE by Paul Pearsall
Released: May 6, 1993

"Pretty standard self-help, dressed up in the language of nuclear physics but with New Age jargon peeping through."
How to achieve the blessed state of ``High Monogamy'' by following principles allegedly derived from quantum physics. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 16, 1991

"Though laden with pseudoscientific jargon and a dash of egomania, Pearsall's latest missive may provide inspiration and insight to many troubled people who seek meaning—and miracles—in their lives."
A somewhat self-aggrandizing prescription for finding secular salvation within crucifying life experiences. Read full book review >