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8 Historical Fiction Books You Don’t Want to Miss

From ancient Egypt to the grunge era, historical fiction novels are a fun immersive way to experience the past! Even if you’re not into togas or …

Books

This Photographer Documented 4 Best Friends In The Bronx For 2 Years

<i>Editor's note: This story was amended on October 9. Certain quotes from the photographer pertaining to the subjects in the photos were removed.</i><p>Renell …

Photography

39 Books That Are Actually Scary

Um... maybe don't read these if you're home alone.<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

10 Regrets Too Many People Will Have in 10 Years

In the final decade of his life, my grandfather woke up every single day at 7AM, picked a fresh wild flower on his morning walk, and took it to my …

Wildflowers

Siesta Lido

Las fotografías que no hemos podido hacer

Llevo varios días viajando de un lado para otro. Con sol y calor, con frío y con lluvia. Principalmente en carretera y siempre con la familia. Eso …

Las ciudades coloniales más hermosas del mundo

Un viaje en el tiempo a través de majestuosas plazas con recovas y calles empedradas, palacios, mansiones e iglesias centenarias.

The Need to Read

Reading books remains one of the best ways to engage with the world, become a better person and understand life’s questions, big and small<p>We all ask each other a lot of questions. But we should all ask one question a lot more often: “What are you reading?”<p>It’s a simple question but a powerful one, …

Books

My Top 10 SF/F Escapist Books From The 80s

Escaping the darkness that enters our lives can be as easy as reading a book.<p>I think Tolkien said it best in his essay “On Fairy Stories” and how …

Books

Tulum, la encantadora ciudad maya

Tulum encierra paisajes de ensueño dentro de una de las zonas arqueológicas más importantes en México. Cerca del año 1000 d. C. jugó un papel preponderante en el comercio marítimo y terrestre. Esta ciudad maya estuvo habitada durante la llegada de los españoles, pero años después fue abandonada y …

Una crónica desde el continente indomable

El periodista Federico Bianchini quedó varado en la Antártida y de allí surgió un libro de historias -la suya, las de los científicos- cotidianas y …

El diablo en el cuerpo

¡PAF! Sonó claro y fuerte el cachetazo en la sacristía. El padre Georges ni siquiera lo pensó: sus reflejos de karateca respondieron por él, y …

The 20 most generous people in the world

Pioneering American philanthropist Andrew Carnegie once set the standard for giving back: "No man can become rich without himself enriching others," he said. "The man who dies rich dies disgraced."<p>Scores of the world's wealthiest people have taken to his philosophy, donating their riches to …

Dad's Magical Photos Take Sons On Epic Adventures

Beautiful and inspiring!<p>Photographer Gabe Tomoiaga likes using his art to transport his three young sons into magical worlds.<p>The Seattle-based dad photographs 4-year-old Landon, 2-year-old Liam and 10-month-old Lucas as they go on outdoor adventures in local parks, beaches and even their own …

20 Of The Most Beautiful Abandoned Places In The World

Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.<p>Sure, there's something spooky about them. But also something undeniably striking.

Abandoned Buildings

13 Important Stories to Celebrate Banned Books Week

By Off the Shelf Staff | Off the Shelf<p>Greatness often breeds controversy, and this has certainly been the case for acclaimed books throughout history. <i>Harry Potter</i> has been banned for its glorification of witchcraft, <i>Go Ask Alice</i> for its depiction of harrowing teen drug use, and <i>Brave New World</i> for …

9 Books You Shouldn't Overlook

Originally published on Kirkus. For more from Kirkus, click here.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>9 Books You Shouldn't Overlook<p>Follow Kirkus on Twitter: www.twitter.com/KirkusReviews

The Strokes' 'Someday' covered by Postmodern Jukebox

Postmodern Jukebox’s latest cover throws “pop music in a time machine” by putting a 1940s spin on The Strokes’ “Somebody,” nearly 14 years after the …

The new platform luring readers into short fiction

Manchester’s Comma Press has launched MacGuffin, which not only allows authors to self-publish in text and audio, but also gives detailed analytics showing when readers get bored<p>It remains one of the paradoxes of publishing that while the popularity of essays and shortform writing (or longform …

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