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33 Books Millennials Need to Read Before Turning 30

To lay the foundation for a fulfilling career, turn to these classic titles.<p>Your 20s are a time for figuring out who you are and what you want from life.<p>While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the …

Three science fiction and fantasy books we love, November edition

<b>“Planetfall”</b> (Roc; paperback, $15), by Emma Newman, is an exceptionally engaging novel that explores the complex relationship between mythology and science. In a kind of pilgrimage, a group of people had left Earth to colonize another planet. Ren Ghali, the group’s chief engineer, has now helped …

25 Books You'll Want To Curl Up With In A Reading Nook

You won't be able to put these books down.<p>It's no wonder that reading nooks are a dream home feature for many book lovers. Reading nooks are cute, cozy, and a perfect escape from the daily grind. But what good is a comfy reading space if you don't have any great books to read? Enter the reading …

The 10 best books of the year, according to Amazon

The winners span two-dozen categories, including everything from literary fiction to mysteries and thrillers.<p>From gripping nonfiction that delves deep into historical accounts to novels that take readers into fascinating imaginary worlds, here are the top 10 books Amazon chose for 2015.<p>1. <b>"</b><b>Fates and</b> …

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18 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he said. "We want to …

Investing

10 Russian Novels to Read Before You Die

On the occasion of the Nobel Prize in Literature being awarded to Belarusian author Svetlana Alexievich, here’s an annotated list of the cream of …

Amazon's best 100 sci-fi/fantasy books

<b>(CNN) —</b> Before "A Game of Thrones," "The Magicians" and "The Hunger Games," there were classics by Isaac Asimov, Margaret Atwood, George Orwell and more.<p>It's true we're living in a golden age of science fiction and fantasy, where new creatures, technology and entire worlds exist beyond our …

9 Books I'm NOT Reading in Book Club But Should Be Reading

<i>Note: This post contains affiliate links.</i><br>I love to read. I adore the escape and the words as they echo in my head. Hardcover, paperback, or Kindle - …

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7 Books for Your October Reading List

Reading suggestions for every fall goal, from making a strong one to working well with others.<p>Reading suggestions for every fall goal, from making a strong one to working well with others.

10 New Fall Books That Should Be On Your Nightstand

I can't wait to get my hands on all of these books! From the soul-soothing words of Brene Brown to the historical observations of Margo Jefferson, there's something here for everyone.<p><i>Rising Strong</i> by Brene' Brown -- Getting back up after failing is the theme of Brown's newest book of inspiration. …

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26 Very Important Nonfiction Books You Should Be Reading

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12 books you should read to impress your boss

Not only that, it improves your vocabulary, expands your world, and generally makes you a more educated and interesting person to be around.<p>Below, 12 entrepreneurs from YEC suggest books that they themselves have loved and passed on to their employees.<p>Read just one and you'll find yourself ahead of …

24 New Books Every Twentysomething Woman Needs to Read This Fall

Including fiction, nonfiction, and incredible authors.<p>Fiction<p><b>1. Let Me Tell You: New Stories, Essays, and Other Writings by Shirley Jackson</b> (August 4, Random House)<p>Shirley Jackson, the master of horror ("The Lottery"), domestic life (<i>Life Among the Savages</i>), and domestic horror (<i>The Haunting of</i> …

25 Books Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Other Top CEOs Recommend

Here are 25 books recommended by some of the top CEOs in the world to kick off your reading list.<p>Successful CEOs never stop learning. Personal growth is almost as important as hard work in building a winning business. Many entrepreneurs accomplish this through workshops, conferences, and even a few …

7 Books Sheryl Sandberg Recommend You To Read (Only If You Want To Succeed At Work)

Bruce Harpham<p>Bruce Harpham is a Project Management Professional and Founder and CEO of Project Management Hacks. Read full profile<p>As the chief …

Implementing a Neural Network from Scratch in Python – An Introduction

Get the code: To follow along, all the code is also available as an iPython notebook on Github. In this post we will implement a simple 3-layer …

Deep Learning

60+ Free Books on Big Data, Data Science, Data Mining, Machine Learning, Python, R, and more

<b>By Brendan Martin,</b> (LearnDataSci).<p>Pulled from the web, here is a great collection of eBooks. While every single book in this list is provided for …

Banned, burned, or simply life changing: what are the best dangerous books?

Authors including Patrick Ness, Melvin Burgess, Tanya Landman, Louise O’Neill, Bali Rai, Candy Gourlay, James Dawson and Leigh Bardugo share the books they probably weren’t meant to read that either rocked their world or rocked <i>the</i> world<p>• Plus what’s coming in our joint Amnesty International and …

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The 3 Books Everyone Should Read, According to Emma Roberts

Emma Roberts’ Instagram feed is one of our all-time favorites. Yes, she is a beautiful girl living a beautiful life. But she is also an avid reader …

10 Books Every College Freshman Needs to Read

1<p><i>The Crossroads of Should and Must: Find and Follow Your Passion</i>, by Elle Luna<p>Is your freshman overwhelmed at the prospect of choosing (and sticking …

The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

9 Novels You Shouldn't Miss Before Summer's Over

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>9 Novels You Shouldn't Miss Before Summer's Over<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

10 Women Authors You Should Read Who Published After Age 40

A good reminder the lit world isn't just wunderkinds.<p>It's not uncommon for those with creative aspirations to feel like whatever they're doing is being done too late.<p>It's nearly impossible, when you're spending lonely nights typing away at your first novel or receiving rejection after rejection …

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10 Success Books That People In Their Thirties Should Read

Philip Pape<p>Read full profile<p>Your twenties are behind you. You have a job and responsibilities, but you know there’s more to life.<p>You’re looking for …

8 books that America's most prestigious private schools love to assign for summer reading

The works spanned centuries, genres, and continents, to appeal to a wide array of students' personal reading tastes.<p>However, of the hundreds of books we pored through, eight works kept showing up on multiple schools' lists.

Literature

Ten books to read in August

From the memoir of a Nobel Laureate to a journalist’s account of living with nomads in West Africa, these are titles worthy of adding to your bookshelf, writes Jane Ciabattari.

MIT cracks Tor anonymity network and identifies hidden servers with 88% accuracy

Computer scientists from MIT and the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) have demonstrated a security vulnerability affecting the Tor anonymity …

Top 5 Data Structure and Algorithm Books - Must Read, Best of Lot

Data Structure and Algorithms books are often taught as text books in various universities, colleges and Computer Science degree courses, yet, when …