Michael Hagan

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7 books kids should read this summer, according to a school librarian

From math flashcards to summer reading lists, all parents have big plans for educational summer activities that will keep kids using their brains.<p>But sometimes, parents find August looming and realize there have been more water gun fights and video game marathons than multiplication tables …

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9 True Crime Books For Readers Who Love Mysteries But Don't Want To Read About Murder

It's undeniable that true crime books, podcasts, and shows are in high-demand right now. Considering the success of books like Michelle McNamara's</i> …

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12 Modern Books That Will Become Classics, According To People On Reddit

There are certain books that feel almost inherently "classic." <i>To Kill A Mockingbird. Catcher in the Rye. Moby</i> freaking <i>Dick.</i> But do you ever wonder …

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Authors recommend 11 US bookstores worth traveling for

Reading material, whether destination-related or just a way to while away the journey, is an essential packing list item. But cozy, well-curated independent bookstores are often trip-worthy in their own right. We asked 11 best-selling writers to tell us which shops are worth a detour for …

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This Timeline Shows The Entire History of The Universe, And Where It's Headed

This is how we'll die.<p>If you're the type of person who sometimes wakes up at 3am and lies in bed trying to wrap your tiny mind around the achingly …

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These 2 New True Crime Books Are The Latest Examples Of Just How Powerful The Genre Can Be

Until NPR’s hit podcast <i>Serial</i> debuted in 2014, the true crime genre was a guilty pleasure many indulged in, but few would admit to out loud for fear …

Elite Elegy: The 6 Best Books for Understanding Anti-Intellectualism in America

<b>* American anti-intellectualism from Know-Nothings to Flat-Earthers</b> <b><br>* Learn about the deep history of America’s sometimes-resentful relationship with</b> …

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The best books about science from the last 15 years that everyone should read

From discussions of human-machine hybrids to lost civilizations in the Amazon and octopus brains, scientists and writers have produced some amazing works of nonfiction in the past 15 years.<p>If you're in the mood to learn something new, as well as be entertained by riveting storylines, look no …

Five books to welcome you into the golden age of the thriller

Life can be boring, but books shouldn’t be. Escaping pedestrian life is the appeal of a fabulous thriller. Who doesn’t enjoy staying up past their …

Gunpowder Moon is a chillingly realistic book about the fight to control the Solar System

We can leave Earth, but its borders will follow us<p>On September 12th, 1962, President John F. Kennedy spoke at Rice University in Houston, Texas, about the need for America to land on the Moon “before the decade is out.” The space race was never primarily about exploration or science, but rather …

So You Want to Read Time Travel Fiction: Here’s Where to Start

Any respectable list of time travel novels has to start with H. G. Wells’ groundbreaking novel <i>The Time Machine</i>. Casting aside the magic and mysticism …

7 Books with Unusual and Unconventional Formats

When you crack open a book, you generally know what you’re getting yourself into, format wise. A story divided into chapters made of indented …

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15 Life-Changing Books, According to Real Simple Editors

A great read can be transformative—and may even change the way you think about your life. These books, chosen by <i>RS</i> staffers, are so powerful, you’ll …

15 Short Story Collections Everyone Should Read

Great literature in small portions<p>Last December, a short story by Kristen Roupenian called 'Cat Person' went viral. It was a reminder of the power the form can wield, and a great advert for literature in an era dominated by other mediums.<p>Short stories, of course, have the added advantage of being …

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8 Murder Mystery Books That Will Keep You Up All Night

There’s something satisfying about the best murder mystery books. The crime of murder is inherently terrifying, which makes these stories part horror …

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Five True Sleepers for 2016 Fantasy Baseball

This is a special Free Preview from our Xclusive Edge Fantasy Baseball Package, now on sale. For more information, click on this link.“*Fills out 10 …

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Incredible Computer Simulator Recreates The Evolution Of Our Universe

Astronomers have created a detailed simulation of our evolving universe, recreating over 13 billion years of cosmic evolution inside a 350 million …

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5 Free Fantasy Baseball Tools Your League Doesn’t Know About

We all love Fantasy Baseball – and we all love free things! Finally, we all love knowing about things that others don’t know about!<p>What better way to …

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43 Books You Won't Be Able To Stop Talking About

OMG OMG OMG OMG OMG<p><i>Note: Some entries have been edited for clarity and/or length.</i>

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Challenge Your Thinking With These Philosophical Books

Do you tend to read books by authors who think like you do? While scientists have found that any kind of reading can provide beneficial stimulation …

The 10 best cities in the world, according to travelers

The awards are based on a survey that includes responses from thousands of experienced travelers.<p>Along with hotels, islands, airlines, and airports, Travel + Leisure also ranked the 10 best cities in the world.<p>The results span the continents, but Italy is the only country to have two cities make …

Dead-Cinch Thrillers: 4 Books To Get Your Heart Pounding

I've just spent much of the past two weeks on my couch, reading suspense fiction. The result of all that heavy lifting is this list of recommendations — four thrillers, very different in style and MO, but all deadly accurate in their aim to entertain.<p>Innocence; Or, Murder On Steep Street<p>Second …

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