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11 Books That'll Change Your Life For the Better

Sometimes all we need to help place us on the right path in life is a well-written book with advice from an expert. Reading in general can help with …

15 books world-famous CEOs think everyone should read in their lifetime

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>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>There's a reason the most successful people in our society are often the most voracious — or dogged — readers.<p>Think about how many new ideas …

I Read 75 Books in 2017 & These Were My Top 10

In my mission to read as many books as I could in 2017, I explored new genres, new voices, and became the go-to girl for book recommendations. It's a …

Bill Gates reveals his 6 favorite books he read in the past year

Bill Gates reads about 50 books a year, but only a few make his annual list of favorites.<p>For several years, the Microsoft founder has chosen five titles he enjoyed over the past year and published reviews of them on his Gates Notes blog.<p>Here are his recommendations.

Here Are The 2017 National Book Award Winners

The winners were revealed at the 68th National Book Awards ceremony.

Ten books every teacher should read

In the last decade, a wealth of books has brought together ideas to help teachers have the greatest impact on student learning. Here are just a few<p>Plato’s Republic, Rousseau’s Émile and Dewey’s Democracy and Education – there’s a strong case to be made, as Dennis Hayes has, that these are the only …

Teaching

Man Booker Prize 2017 long-list reading guide: Reviewing Mohsin Hamid's Exit West

<i>Editor's note: Up to 13 September, when the Man Booker Prize 2017 shortlist will be announced, Firstpost will be reviewing all 13 books on the</i> …

Our Favorite Books of the Year — You Won't Be Able to Put Them Down!

It's time to start looking back at our favorite reads of the year, and it's quite an impressive batch of page-turners. Our picks run the gamut, from scandalous historical fiction to riveting memoirs and epic YA fantasy. It's a wonder we've been able to get anything done with all the reading to be …

23 Books That Will Make You a Better Person

These are not <i>the</i> 23 most life-perfecting books, simply 25 books that will improve you.<p><i>1.Book of Questions</i><p><b>Author</b>: Pablo Neruda <b><br>Released</b>: 1973 <b><br>Guaranteed</b> …

The new vegan: Meera Sodha’s recipe for chargrilled summer vegetables with a cumin and coriander dressing

Indians don’t really ‘do’ salads. Or at least they haven’t until very recently<p>In A Historical Dictionary Of Indian Food (Oxford University Press), by KT Achaya, there is no entry under salad. For such a rich and varied food culture, this feels like a mistake, but there’s a truth behind it: the …

Oxford University Press

Around the World in 26 Books

A wonderful thing about the world of books is that there is always more reading to be done. Well, beloved book nerds, this week we shared some …

100 Must-Read Funny Novels

Confession time. I’ve been meaning to read <i>Don Quixote</i> for what feels like forever. I started <i>Tristram Shandy</i> and put it down almost immediately. I was …

Books

8 Books Richard Branson Thinks You Should Read

Richard Branson, the Virgin Group Founder and self-described tie-loathing billionaire, still finds time in his busy schedule to read.<p>Over the years …

The 10 Most Addicting Books, According to the Internet

When I asked the MR community to help me compile a list of genuinely addicting books, I had no idea the request would be met with such gusto. As of …

Books

80 Books Every Person Should Read

1 of 88<p>Michiko Kakutani, @michikokakutani<p>Chief book critic for <i>The</i> <i>New York Times</i>, Pulitzer Prize winner, and perhaps the only person on earth with the …

Literature

9 Civil War Novels To Read Instead Of Watching 'Confederate'

While HBO viewers have been waiting with bated breath for the inevitable Jon Snow/Daenerys Targaryen romantic story arc, we've also been forced to …

Which book should you read on holiday? The perfect books to match your destination

Some people put as much thought into their holiday reading as they do into packing their clothes.<p>The perfect book can really complement a destination …

19 Novels to Stoke Your Wanderlust

What's just as good as going on a new adventure?<p>Riding shotgun as John Steinbeck boards a dusty pickup with his beloved pooch and sets off on a road …

Books

Books About Curious Minds, Recommended for the Curious Minded

<b>Dear Match Book,</b><p><i>I enjoy a good mystery as much as the next reader, but my favorite reading consists of biographies, as well as the letters and diaries, of artists and writers. The books I’ve most enjoyed recently include Megan Marshall’s biography “Elizabeth Bishop: A Miracle for Breakfast.”</i> …

The Ultimate 50 States Reading List

Join us on a reading road trip.<p>Explore the United States with this coast-to-coast reading list. We’ve compiled 50 books (and plays!) set in the 50 …

The 15 Best Places On The Internet For Book Lovers

It’s lit<p>The internet is great for many things: <i>The OC</i> GIFs, Harambe memes, and literature.<p>Does it seem like one of those things is not like the other? If it feels at all strange to you that the medium which has been credited (along with television, of course) with a national decline in attention …

Books

6 Ways To Build Your Own Headboard

Make your bedroom pop with these DIY headboards that cost less than $100 and can be built in a weekend.<p>Headboards make a design statement in any bedroom. They can transform a plain old bed into an eye-catching piece of furniture. But headboards can be expensive, and finding one that suits your …

11 classic novels that will make you a better leader

But according to Scotty McLennan, a lecturer in political economy at Stanford Graduate School of Business and the school's former dean of religious life, limiting ourselves to manuals and biographies and case studies means we're missing something big.<p>Some of the most valuable insights into the …

Books that Bill Gates wants you to read

Share50<p>Tweet<p>Share47<p>+14<p>Shares 101<p><i>Get our latest app for startup stories, news, ideas, research and analysis.</i> <i>Install Now »</i><p>Continuing an ongoing …

Unblocking Writer's Block: 10 Ways to Free Your Mind

<i>"I hate writing, I love having written." Dorothy Parker</i><p>In a recent <i>New Yorker</i> article, writer Maria Konnikova explored some of the possible causes behind writer's block. A 1940s study found four different types of blocked writers: those who were anxious, those who took their anger out on others, …

Rachel Roddy’s Tuscan vegetable broth recipe | A Kitchen in Rome

Today’s recipe is inspired by the hearty Tuscan soup known as acquacotta, simmered slowly with onions, celery, tomatoes and basil, served on hunks of rustic bread and topped with a delicate poached egg<p>Today’s recipe is very much inspired by <i>acquacotta</i>. It had been ages since I’d made this soup. For …

Italian Food

Cardio a Intervalos: Hazlo tu Aliado sin Importar tu Meta

<b>Plubicado el</b> 10 de Marzo, 2016 | <i>por Franchesca Flores</i><p>0<p>Mucho es lo que se comenta, sobre el ejercicio Cardiovascular; que si estas en período de …

Ensalada de brócoli, manzana y nueces. Receta

Esta <b>ensalada de brócoli, manzana y nueces</b> se convertirá rapidamente en una de las favoritas de tu familia, puesto que resulta en una exquisita …

Masa de pizza a base de coliflor

AishaKandisha Idea guardada <b>10</b> veces<p>La valoración media de 6 personas es: Muy buena<p>'MASA' DE PIZZA A BASE DE COLIFLOR<p><b>ADVERTENCIA</b><p>Esta entrada no es …