Channel Kindness: Stories of Kindness and Community from Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation features kindness stories from young people who are working for positive change in their communities.

The Kindness Cure: How the Science of Compassion Can Heal Your Heart and Your World by Tara Cousineau, Ph.D. draws on cutting-edge research in psychology and neuroscience to show how simple practices of kindness — for ourselves, for others, and for our world — can dissolve our feelings of fear and indifference, and open us up to a life of profound happiness.