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4 Holistic Practices That Dissolve My Anxiety (Even When Nothing Else Works)

I was diagnosed with social anxiety in third grade. Our family doctor wrote a prescription for a therapy pet and offered medication, and then a …

The Dystopian Books That Put A Fresh Spin On The Old Genre

Because you love "The Hunger Games" but want more.<p>If popular fiction books are to be believed, the world as we know it is definitely ending, and soon -- the only question is when, and how.<p>A firm belief in an eminent doomsday isn’t the only thing that keeps people reading dystopian fiction, of …

The 18 Best Fiction Books Of 2015

Don't sleep on these bad boys.<p>In 2015, we were overwhelmed by the thoroughly kickass roster of new books on offer. We tore through some, and others we savored slowly. A few disappointed us, while many more thrilled us unexpectedly. Sci-fi, memoir, magical realism, short fiction, very (very) long …

Recommended Reading: Monster Stories for Halloween

Fall is a wonderful time to read, rivaled only by lazy summer beach reading. The weather is getting cooler and the air is crisper. Kitchens warm with baked apple treats and pumpkin reigns in pastries and beverages alike. October in particular has a special spooky charm, especially when the leaves …

The 100 best novels: No 99 – Disgrace by JM Coetzee (1999)

In his Booker-winning masterpiece, Coetzee’s intensely human vision infuses a fictional world that both invites and confounds political interpretation<p><i>Disgrace</i> was a Booker prize winner in 1999, making JM Coetzee the first writer to win the trophy twice (first with <i>Life & Times of Michael K</i>). In …

23 Books You Need To Read Before Watching The Movie Versions

Because the book is always better.

Amazon Book Review

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Summer reading guide: The 136 books you'll want to read

Another summer, another chance to draw up the perfect reading list to see you through those languid, sun-drenched days. Whether you’re stretched out by the pool or nestled in a coffee shop, clutching a hardcover, paperback or e-book, we’ve got more than enough titles to keep you reading through …

17 Awesome New Books You Need To Read This Summer

Here's what's hot this season.

Best crime fiction books for 2015

<b>A guide to the best crime fiction of 2015. Updated monthly</b><p>I Came to Find a Girl by Jaq Hazell<p>This is an unusual thriller set on the fringes of the modern art world that is dark, haunting, twisted - and, in its own way, unforgettable. It centres on Mia, an art student in Nottingham, who gets seduced …

The A to Zs of Self-Love

Self-love is about liberation. It is about being the best version of yourself and leading from a place of compassion and authenticity. It is the foundation within that is empowering, forgiving, patient, and grateful.<p>When you are in self-love there is a respect for the person you are. There is …

10 World War II Novels We Love

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The Novels Everyone Should Read, Based On Top Book Lists And Prizes

We've shared our life-changing books here before, but if you're looking for more great reads — specifically novels — this interactive list of books …

Books

Best Books from the End of 2014

Attention, my fellow bookworms: We've already discussed the most buzzworthy books of 2014, but several equally great options emerged over the last few months of the year. If you're planning on logging some quality reading time over the holidays (really, is there anything better than curling up with …

The 11 Best Books of 2014 That You Can Spend 2015 Reading

Did you read any books this year? I hope so! It was a great year for women writers, who dominated critics lists (spoiler alert: including ours), highly anticipated follow-ups, and out-of-left-field debuts.<p>No? Maybe you pretended to read a book this year, lugging around that copy of <i>Oblomov</i> waiting …

10 Books to Read (and Gift) Right Now

‘Tis the season to R-E-A-D. Because what better way to spend cold, wintry nights than curled up on the couch with a great book and a steaming hot beverage? If you’re in search of a new book or gift hunting for that special someone, we’ve rounded up quite the collection of December page-turners. …