2016 Reprint of Four Works by Florence Shinn. Florence Scovel Shinn remains one of the best-known American advocates of New Thought philosophy. In New Thought circles she is best known for her first book, “The Game of Life and How to Play It” (1925). This edition of the collected works reprints “The Game of Life and How to Play It” as well as “Your Word Is Your Wand”, “The Secret Door to Success” and “The Power of the Spoken Word.” All four titles are reprinted in their entirety. This edition provides handy access to Shinn’s writings covering the period from 1925 to 1940.