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The 11 Best Books To Read This June

Read me!<p>Yes, finally: It's June. This means it's summer. This means it's Gemini season. And Geminis, as we all know, are super verbally adept and intellectual (well, with one notable exception), so that means they're big readers. (We repeat, with one notable exception.) So it's in honor of the …

22 Exciting New Books You Need To Read This Summer

Here's what's ~hot~ this season.

10 Cult Classics That Are Worth The Read

It's a question that keeps book nerds up at night: what makes a book a <i>cult</i> book? Usually, a "cult" book isn't actually a book about cults. Rather, …

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Indie bookstores always have the best book recs. So we asked them what to read this summer. - Vox

If you want a really good book recommendation, go to the critics, by all means — but don’t neglect your local independent bookstore. Booksellers have to stay on top of an enormous volume of books, and they have a unique perspective on what’s selling to whom. And really good independent bookstores …

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Take a Mental Vacation With These 12 Summer Reads

There's a lot to love about the summer, like longer days and balmy nights, or the spike in ice cream consumption and pool days to cool off. But as …

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The 7 books that will transform your sex life

I grew up in the age of unsupervised bedroom internet and Sky TV. But, despite the myriad of information that was available to me, I still learned the majority of what I knew about sex and relationships from books.<p>From Jilly Cooper's upper crust romps to the BDSM of <i>Fifty Shades</i>, sex has long had a …

50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers | Inc.com

<i>Thank You for Being Late</i> by Thomas L. Friedman; recommended by World Bank president Jim Yong Kim and Martin Ford. Amazon calls it "a field guide to the 21st century."<p><i>Success Through Stillness</i> by Russell Simmons and Chris Morrow and; recommended by Serena Williams. The hip-hop mogul on</i> …

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Music Meets Writing: On Haruki Murakami and Seiji Ozawa

HARUKI MURAKAMI’S <i>1Q84</i> opens in the middle of an unusually scored Tokyo traffic jam: “The taxi’s radio was tuned to a classical FM broadcast. …

Colson Whitehead wins the Pulitzer Prize in fiction for 'The Underground Railroad'

Colson Whitehead won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize in fiction Monday for "The Underground Railroad." It caps a sweep of accolades that the book has received since its publication by Doubleday in August 2016, including winning the National Book Award in November and being selected by Oprah Winfrey for her …

Did Vladimir Nabokov Write the Great Refugee Novel?

How many seminal works of 20th-century literature were created by refugees? Just judging by the Nobel laureates who were exiles from their homeland — …

11 Works In Translation That Will Definitely Help Broaden Your Worldview

These days, every single person I know could benefit from reading translated books as a way of broadening their viewpoints. Yes, every one.<p>The first …

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5 Psychological Thrillers That Aren’t Formulaic

This is a guest post from Rabeea, a Karachi-based book critic presently writing for Chicago Review of Books, Wales Art Review, Storgy, Brooklyn Mag …