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53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>

17 Cheap Things That Are Better Than The Expensive Versions

Sometimes it pays to be cheap.<p>With hours and hours of expert testing on everything from toothbrushes to air conditioners, The Sweethome knows when it's worth it to spend money on something great. But they also know when the cheaper version will work just as well. So BuzzFeed Life got the scoop from …

17 Incredibly Pretty Styles For Naturally Curly Hair

Because your curls don't need to be straightened. They're beautiful as they are.

17 Important Tips For Making The Most Of Curly Hair

With curls, every day is an adventure.

19 Breakfasts You Can Make In A Mug

Just heat, eat, repeat.

23 Clever Kmart Hacks That'll Take Your Decor To The Next Level

Why fork out the big bucks when Kmart has everything you need?

Here Are The Books On President Obama's Summer Reading List

More like Reader of the Free World.

9 Books That Will Keep You Hooked

Look, I love reading as much as the next person (probably more), but I do have to admit that just <i>sometimes</i>, when I’m really tired, I find myself …

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And I'd Do It Again: Books We Wish We Could Read Again for the First Time

Sometimes a reading a particular book can be so amazing, so life-changing, or so personal, that when other people read it, you feel envious that you …

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15 Self Help Books To Make You Live A Greater Life

“A good book is an education of the heart. It enlarges your sense of human possibility what human nature is of what happens in the world. It’s a …

Motivation

200 Books By Women Every Man Should Read

A few months ago, I wrote about my year of reading books only by women. Since then, my reading habits still lean quite heavily towards woman-authors, but I've started allowing men back onto my bookshelves.<p>A few weeks ago, I read Alanna Okun's excellent piece for Buzzfeed Books, "I'm Not Interested …

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8 books that America's most prestigious private schools love to assign for summer reading

The works spanned centuries, genres, and continents, to appeal to a wide array of students' personal reading tastes.<p>However, of the hundreds of books we pored through, eight works kept showing up on multiple schools' lists.

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Ten books to read in August

From the memoir of a Nobel Laureate to a journalist’s account of living with nomads in West Africa, these are titles worthy of adding to your bookshelf, writes Jane Ciabattari.

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Summer Reading: The Women's Edition

Summer is in full swing, and that means some downtime to unwind (if we're lucky) and get wrapped up in a good book. Here are six women-focused reads on my list this year, some political, some personal and one perennial favorite to celebrate the season.<p><b>Rad American Women A- Z: Rebels, Trailblazers,</b> …