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Stop Worrying That You Worry Too Much

There are few things in this world more irritating than when people try to calm your anxious mind by telling you to “try to stop worrying.” Oh, you …

Here’s an Interesting New Video Series on the Psychology of Climate Change

Like any major problem humanity is trying to solve, climate change has a lot to do with psychology. Whether the question is how to get individuals to …

Do You Want to Be Known For Your Writing, or For Your Swift Email Responses?

Flickr<p>How Patriarchy Has Fucked Up Your Priorities<p>How To | Genre …

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Good Minds Suggest: Anne Lamott's Favorite Books to Fill You with Hope

"Mercy is radical kindness," Anne Lamott writes in her new book, Hallelujah Anyway. In examining the idea of mercy, Lamott draws on her own life, pop …

The most famous book that takes place in every state

Whether you come from the California coastline or the snowy forests of Maine, reading a book set in your home state can make you feel a warm nostalgia for that beloved place.<p>After scouring the internet and surveying our colleagues on their picks, we rounded up the most famous book set in every …

The 100 best books to read in your lifetime, according to Amazon

<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>"I'm so busy."<p>"I'm binge-watching 'Stranger Things.'"<p>"I don't know <i>which</i> book to read."<p>If you fall into the last category, Amazon's here to …

22 Mindblowing Books For Anyone Who’s Slightly Obsessed With True Crime

Real-life crimes are harrowing, but make for interesting reads. Here's the books you should add to your true crime reading list.<p>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. WARNING: Many of these books contain …

The top reads of 2016 - as chosen by influential leaders around the world

What do the world's most successful business leaders, politicians, and top minds in medicine and culture read in their spare time?<p>Facebook asked its …

31 Amazing Books That Just May Help You Be An Adult

Even literary tomes from the 1850s are still relevant to modern life, y'all!

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The Marshall Project is a nonprofit news organization covering the U.S. criminal justice system.<p>article<p>The Marshall …

20 Indispensable High School Reads

The specter of World War II, with its themes of totalitarianism, social fragmentation, mass surveillance, and the decline of individual freedom, …

Every book Barack Obama recommended during (and after) his presidency

Whether he was reading to kids at the White House, hitting up local bookstores on Black Friday, or giving recommendations to his daughters, former …

Twelve Business Books to Read in 2017

Written<p>Reading recommendations from the Stanford GSB community.<p>|by<p>Share this<p>http://stanford.io/2hfDuQN<p>For media inquiries, visit the Newsroom.<p>Explore …

27 Books Every Woman In America Should Read

These novels, essay collections, memoirs, histories, and more will help you understand why there is no feminism without intersectionality, why we should remember our history before we repeat it, and why Roe v. Wade is a lot more tenuous than you might think.

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 …

30 Essential Crime Reads Written by Women in the Last 100 Years - In honor of Agatha Christie

Undisputed Queen of Crime Agatha Christie died on this day in 1976. Crime fiction is a genre that has traditionally been dominated by men—but on the …

The 32 Most Exciting Books Coming In 2017

Here are the books we can’t wait to read in 2017! (Ranked in no particular order.)

21 Books From The Last 5 Years That Every Woman Should Read

The one struggle of being a woman who reads is that you want to read <i>everything</i>.<p>It's easy to get overwhelmed by bestseller lists, because there just isn't enough time in the day to read every hot new book. Between near-constant recommendations of amazing memoirs, new sequels and a terrifyingly long …

The 5 books guaranteed to advance your career in 2017

Welcome to the working world of 2017, where patience and conformity will not be seen as virtues. You are going to have to think critically and act …

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The 25 Most Anticipated Books by Women for 2017

Your guide to the most potent, relevant, and important fiction of the year.<p>Phew, 2016. We can't remember ever being so happy to see a year end, even as the next brings only uncertainty. There is one thing we know for sure, though: Misogyny has had far too big a public platform, in these past few …

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27 Brilliant New Books You Need To Read This Winter

Recommended reading from January to March. UK release dates.

The Year’s Best Overlooked Books, According to Booksellers

<b>Heather Tucker, The Clay Girl</b><p><i>The Clay Girl</i> is a novel imbued with the language of childhood, tangled by fears and fantasy, into a painfully brutal …

17 Books That Sell Way Too Fast at Used Bookstores

<i>While we at the Riot take some time off to rest and catch up on our reading, we’re re-running some of our favorite posts from the last several</i> …

The best books of 2016 list you get when you combine 36 “Best Books of 2016” lists

Slavery. Racism. Urbanism. Disease. While 2016 may not have been a banner year for liberal democracy in the world at large, it should definitely go down as a woke time in book publishing.<p>For dedicated bibliophiles, the low thrum of literary FOMO that bubbles up around May has by mid-December …

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If You Only Read A Few Books In 2017, Read These

By Ryan Holiday,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/2hSNjbe<p>2016 was a rough year for a lot of people.<p>We saw one of the most contentious elections in …

The 60 Best Book Covers of 2016, As Chosen By Designers

Today in “2016 was garbage but at least we had good ____,” we bring you: book covers. Because it’s true: this year, we had a healthy quantity of …

2017 Book Preview: 33 Titles To Add To Your Shelf

New year, new books.<p>2017, ahoy! These are the books ― among others! ― that we can’t wait to read.<p><b>January</b><p><b>The Man Who Shot My Eye Out Is Dead</b> <b>by Chanelle Benz</b><p>A debut collection that spans centuries and oceans, Benz’s book skips from adventure to adventure for an action-packed, imaginative read. Her …

The (Very) Best Books I Read In 2016

Every year, I try to narrow down the hundred plus books I have recommended or read down to just the three or four best. I know that people are busy, …

The world’s required reading list: The books that students read in 28 countries

This compilation of reading assigned to students everywhere will expand your horizons — and your bookshelves.<p>In the US, most students are required to …

10 More Great Writers Nobody Reads

Writing in 1934, John Dos Passos characterized the publishing industry in a manner that holds true nearly a century later: “Everything published goes …