Catherine Given

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Here are 6 Easy Ways to Find the Cheapest Flights Using Google

If you’re not already familiar with Google Flights, let us introduce you to one of the quickest and most efficient travel search engines out there. …

Apple Online Store goes down ahead of iPhone 6s pre-orders

With iPhone 6s pre-orders set to start in just a few short hours, Apple has pulled down its online shop for the update. While you wait in eager anticipation for the store to return, be sure to vote in our poll and let us know which model you’re planning on picking up.<p>Haven’t decided whether you …

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Gandhi Before India

• <b>Author:</b> Ramachandra Guha<p>Here is the first volume of a magisterial biography of Mohandas Gandhi that gives us the most illuminating portrait we have had of the life, the work and the historical context of one of the most abidingly influential—and controversial—men in modern history. <br>Ramachandra …

The 100 Thing Challenge

• <b>Author:</b> Dave Bruno<p>“Reading this will lead you to a better life.”<br>—Dean Nelson, author of God Hides in Plain Sight<p>In The 100 Thing Challenge Dave Bruno relates how he remade his life and regained his soul by getting rid of almost everything. But The 100 Thing Challenge is more than just the story of …

Things a Little Bird Told Me

• <b>Author:</b> Biz Stone<p><b>"Biz gives away all his secrets to success. I advised him against it. If you're not inspired and informed by this book, then you haven't read it." --Stephen Colbert</b><p><b>Biz Stone, the co-founder of Twitter, discusses the power of creativity and how to harness it, through stories from</b> …

My Life, Deleted

• <b>Author:</b> Scott Bolzan and Others<p>My Life, Deleted—part love story, part medical mystery, and part inspirational memoir—is the true story of Scott Bolzan, the 46-year-old former pro football offensive lineman for the Cleveland Browns who suffered permanent amnesia after a tragic accident.<p>Co-written …

Kisses from Katie

• <b>Author:</b> Katie J. Davis<p>The <i>New York Times</i> bestslling account of a courageous eighteen-year-old from Nashville who gave up every comfort and convenience to become the adoptive mother to thirteen girls in Uganda.<p>What would cause an eighteen-year-old senior class president and homecoming queen from …

Liar's Poker

• <b>Author:</b> Michael Lewis<p>The time was the 1980s. The place was Wall Street. The game was called Liar’s Poker.<br>Michael Lewis was fresh out of Princeton and the London School of Economics when he landed a job at Salomon Brothers, one of Wall Street’s premier investment firms. During the next three years, …

Listen to the Squawking Chicken

• <b>Author:</b> Elaine Lui<p><b>“I devoured this book in one sitting...alternately cheering, laughing, cringing, and gasping in horror. Lui captures the complexity of a mother-daughter relationship that is both complicated and beautiful. Poignant with a bare honesty that may make you think (and rethink) your own</b> …

Let's Just Say It Wasn't Pretty

• <b>Author:</b> Diane Keaton<p><b>NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b><p><b>From Academy Award winner and bestselling author Diane Keaton comes a candid, hilarious, and deeply affecting look at beauty, aging, and the importance of staying true to yourself—no matter what anyone else thinks.</b> <b></b><br>Diane Keaton has spent a lifetime …

Belle

• <b>Author:</b> Paula Byrne<p>From acclaimed biographer Paula Byrne, the sensational true tale that inspired the major motion picture Belle (May 2014) starring Tom Wilkinson, Miranda Richardson, Emily Watson, Penelope Wilton, and Matthew Goode—a stunning story of the first mixed-race girl introduced to high …

Little Princes

• <b>Author:</b> Conor Grennan<p>“Funny, touching, tragic….A remarkable tale of corruption, child trafficking and civil war in a far away land—and one man’s extraordinary quest to reunite lost Nepalese children with their parents.”<br>—Neil White, author of In the Sanctuary of Outcasts<p>Little Princes is the epic …

Love, Nina

• <b>Author:</b> Nina Stibbe<p>"Breezy, sophisticated, hilarious, rude and aching with sweetness: LOVE, NINA might be the most charming book I've ever read." --Maria Semple, author of Where'd You Go, Bernadette<p>In 1982, 20-year-old Nina Stibbe moved to London to work as a nanny to two opinionated and lively …

3D printed cast could heal bones 40 per cent faster

Turkish designer creates medical cast using 3D printing which could heal broken bones faster<p>A 3d printed medical cast could help bones to heal up to 40 per cent faster.<p>The black cast, known as the Osteoid, uses an ultrasound system which makes bones heal more quickly.<p>With a lattice pattern, it is …