Self Help Reading & Workbooks












Early History

Informal guides to everyday behaviour might be said to have existed almost as long as writing itself. Certainly ancient Egyptian “Codes” of conduct ‘have a curiously modern note: “you trail from street to street, smelling of beer…like a broken rudder, good for nothing….you have been found performing acrobatics on a wall!”‘.[2] Indeed, ‘some social observers have suggested that the Bible is really the first and most significant and most helpful of self-help books.[3]