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27 Nonfiction Books By Women Everyone Should Read This Year

Memoirs, essay collections and other bits of nonfiction we're very excited about in 2017.<p>New year, new books. At least, that’s what we wrote back in December, when we were just starting to add titles to our 2017 reading lists.<p>Now that we’re nine days into the new year, our to-read list has only …

13 Top Authors on the Best Books of 2016

Susan Cain, Adam Grant, and more on their favorite reads of the year.<p>2016 has certainly seen its share of ups and downs. From the stress of the …

21 Brilliant Books You’ve Never Heard Of

Championed by 21 writers you have.<p>Ever come across a book—on a nightstand in an Airbnb, in a box of your mom’s college junk, on a shelf at a friend’s <i>Bachelor</i> viewing party—that’s so energizingly rip-roaring, so envelopingly world-building, that you can’t really believe you’ve never heard of it …

Books in 2017: A look ahead

<b>Itching to start planning your 2017 reading? We bring you some of the most highly-anticipated titles, from firm favourites and debut writers alike, that will be hitting the shelves over the next 12 months.</b><p>January brings the release of <b>Paul Auster</b>'s first novel in seven years - 4 3 2 1. The New …

12 Books That Will Change Your Life, According to Successful Women

When we need a major dose of inspiration, career tips, or life advice, there's one place we always turn: books. These humble tomes seem to cure our …

7 books that will inspire you to make a change

When you need a little extra motivation...<p>The start of a new year is always a good time to reflect on our lives and consider the things we might like …

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31 Of The Most Heartwarming Books You'll Ever Read

❤️ ❤️ ❤️<p><i>Note: Entries have been edited for clarity and length.</i>

Give Someone a Good Read With 1 of These 26 Best Books by Black Authors

Looking for a great book? Looking for a great gift? Here are 26 of the best books by black authors published in 2016. They are realistic stories, …

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These are the 20 best-selling books of the year

A great place to look if you want to read the next "Kane and Abel" or "Bossypants" is to check out which books made it onto Amazon's best-seller list.<p>…

20 Books Every Woman Should Read From 2016

I feel like I might say this every year: but 2016 was <i>such</i> a great year in reading — especially for women, both women readers and the women writers …

The 20 best books of the year, according to readers

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Book recommendation sharing website Goodreads just released its 2016 Goodreads Choice Awards, the only major book awards chosen by readers …

The 25 Best Books of 2016

A collection of the best novels, non-fiction, and memoirs from the past year.<p>At a time when politics have dominated the national conversation in a way that can often feel overwhelming, the best books of 2016 so far have provided escapism and comfort. They've shown us that empathy is a great virtue, …

21 Romantic Books You Can Absolutely Lose Yourself In

Because books are the ultimate relationship.<p>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

16 Famous Writers Told Us About The Book They’re Most Thankful For

Celebrate Thanksgiving with the books Joyce Carol Oates, R. L. Stine, Lemony Snicket, Colum McCann, Rainbow Rowell, Chuck Palahniuk, and more of your favorite authors are grateful for.<p><i>In honor of Thanksgiving, we asked writers we love to tell us about the book they’re most thankful for. Here’s what</i> …

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15 Notable National Book Award Winners

Think of them as the Oscars for books. Every November, 20 groundbreaking tomes, five finalists in each of the four categories, are shortlisted for a …

The 10 best books of the year, according to Amazon

Amazon Books editors read thousands of pages before settling on their ranking, which includes a number of memoirs as well as books from debut authors.<p>"The main challenge for us was that there were a number of great books to choose from," Amazon Books editor Chris Schluep told Business Insider. "In …

14 Teen Mysteries & Thrillers That Adult Readers Will Love

If you love a good whodunit, check out this list of gripping teen mysteries and thrillers. These titles will keep your blood pumping with twists and …

27 Must-Read Books for Getting Ahead in Business and Life

Whether you flip pages, tap an e-reader, or listen to audio, these inspiring titles are worth your attention.<p>Whether you flip pages, tap an e-reader or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect companion, relaxation aid or source of inspiration. Check out these quotes from more than two dozen …

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26 long books worth the time they'll take to read

Binge-watching is easy; just drag the laptop into bed and go. But savoring a book of, say, 800 pages or longer is a <i>project</i>. No book that size is perfect, because excess is kind of the point. What marathon runner doesn't curse the universe or even get bored once in a while? That doesn't negate the …

12 Must-Read Books For November

It’s lit<p>So here we are, just a few days away from Election Day 2016, and I don't know about you, but I'm planning on not watching one minute of political commercial-ridden television or spending one second on social media until it's all over. What I'm trying to say is: This is a great time to bury …

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4 Great Books To Read In November

Some of the recent favorites we’ve reviewed in the BuzzFeed Books newsletter.

23 Words For Emotions Everyone Feels But Can’t Explain

1. Sonder<p>The realization that each passerby has a life as vivid and complex as your own.<p>2. Opia<p>The ambiguous intensity of looking someone in the eye …

Top 10 Review Products-The Best Algebra Textbooks 2016

A Lesson In Mathematics<p>Few subjects in school send students into a state of cross-eyed confusion more readily than mathematics. Even among students …

The 8 Best YA Novels For People Who Don't Like YA Novels

Think YA novels aren't for you? Meet Maggie Stiefvater, Rainbowl Rowell, or Neal Shusterman<p>Although the market for Young Adult novels has never been …

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31 Butternut Squash Recipes That Will Make You Wonder Why Pumpkin Gets All the Attention

Always the supporting role, never the star. The opening act, but never the main event. When it comes to fall ingredients, butternut squash often gets …

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23 Books Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Recommends You Read

Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook, started a book club.<p>He ended up recommending and discussing 23 books with the group — about one every two weeks.<p>…

The 28 Best Books on Writing

An Editor's Advice to Writers<p>Betsy Lerner<p>For both established and prospective authors alike, the publishing house can seem like a jungle. Luckily, Betsy Lerner is here to lead a safari, citing her vast collection of experiences as an editor as her field guide. <i>The Forest for the Trees</i> motivates …

19 Fascinating Crime Documentaries You Can Watch On Netflix Right Now

Prepare to be fascinated and disturbed in equal measure.