Sara Morris

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The Folio Prize 80 Book Loooong List Has Been Announced

The Folio Prize, which was first awarded this year, has quickly become one of the most talked about literary awards. The prize is considered a more …

Porn ban goes too far, Nick Clegg says, as he backs 'face-sitting' protesters

Deputy Prime Minister says politicians should have no role in deciding how people 'get their kicks' and should not 'stick their nose' into the bedroom<p>New porn laws banning spanking and caning go too far and Government should not be "sticking their nose into people's bedrooms", Nick Clegg has …

Nick Clegg

7 Tips to Get Rid of Social Anxiety

I sat at the end of the sofa. This is the spot I’d been in all night watching people move around the room, and listening to whomever chose to sit …

Self-help

The Best Biographies, Memoirs, and History Books of 2014

After the year’s best reads in science, children’s books, psychology and philosophy, and art, design, and photography, here come the finest memoirs, biographies, and history books of the year — our most inviting bridge between past and present, personal and universal.<p>1. A LIFE WORTH LIVING<p><i>“To</i> …

7 Foods That Are Scientifically Proven to Increase Happiness

Feeling down? Many people self-medicate with food when they get down in the dumps, but that pint of double fudge ice cream isn't doing you any favors …

Nutrition

If You're Eating These 6 Things, Your "Diet" Is Doing Nothing

Dieting is hard. But guess what? <i>Bad</i> dieting can require the same amount of stress and effort, and no positive result. (See also: 14 Dumb Things …

Exclusive: Aaron Sorkin Thinks Male Film Roles Have Bigger ‘Degree of Difficulty’ Than Female Ones

A leaked email sent by The Social Network Oscar winner to Maureen Dowd discusses why Sorkin feels Hollywood’s roles for women are unequal to those …

What Teachers Need to Know about Critical Thinking Vs Creative Thinking

December 7, 2014<p>When it comes to differentiating critical thinking from creative thinking, things get a little bit blurry as there is no consensus as …

Trash Reading

While my fellow booksellers and I spent the summer eagerly awaiting the new Haruki Murakami, Margaret Atwood, Ian McEwan, and David Mitchell novels, I was also secretly counting down the days to the newest book in the <i>Shopaholic</i> series, <i>Shopaholic to the Stars</i>.<p>My name is Allison and I love trash …

7 Prize-Winning Books From 2014 To Pick Up Now

'Tis the season for gold stickers on fresh book covers. Here's our lowdown on the best of the best of this year.<p>By Leigh Newman

Questions for couples: How do you spice up your marriage?

One of the most prominent questions for couples may very well be: “How do you spice up your marriage?” Some couples have a regular date night while …

The Silent and Growing Health Danger That All Women Need to Know About

She drove home and tapped three white tablets out of the sample bottle. Her shrink had specified that this drug—quetiapine, sometimes prescribed for anxiety disorders—would act as a sedative, calming her down. Like many women, Rachel had some experience with anti-anxiety meds. She knew that three …

Electric Literature’s 25 Best Novels of 2014 – Electric Literature

Year-end lists are always subjective and incomplete, but they are especially tricky for books. A dedicated film critic can watch every wide release …

The 16 Best Nonfiction Books Of 2014

To compile the list, Goodreads editors nominated titles frequently reviewed on the site, and readers voted for their favorites, casting more than 2 million votes total.<p>This year's nonfiction book winners cover everything from how our brains work to the history of video games.

Books

MIND MELD: Anime Film Favorites (+ The Top 14 Anime Films of All Time!)

This week’s topic comes from Madeline Ashby:<p>What Are Your Top 5 Anime Films of All Time?<p>Read on to see the picks of this week’s illustrious panelists.<p>…

Top 100 Works in World Literature by Norwegian Book Clubs, with the Norwegian Nobel Institute

Alonso Quixano, a retired country gentleman in his fifties, lives in an unnamed section of La Mancha with his niece and a housekeeper. He has become …

The Best Novels of 2014

Let me open contentiously: I’m bored by the 2014 year-end lists in literature, especially from big print newspapers. The reason? There is a measure …

Books

Saudi Arabia: Human rights defender Fawzan Al-Harbi imprisoned for ten years

Kuwait: Court of Cassation releases human rights defender Sulaiman bin Jassim among dozens of prisoners<p>2018-02-19<p>On 18 February 2018, the Kuwaiti …

Henry Rayhons Had Sex With Alzheimer’s-Suffering Wife, Now He’ll Be Prosecuted

Henry Rayhons was a state lawmaker in Iowa for a number of years. He was married for decades before his first wife died. Then he met Donna Young, and …

Neuroscience

Beyond chemistry: Science of relationships

For years, answers to the questions that turn lovers into loathers have been hard to come by, at least ones that are rooted in research rather than hunches. A new book, "The Science of Relationships" promises some "Answers to Your Questions About Dating, Marriage and Family" (Kendall Hunt) that are …

Self-help

Do You Have Social Anxiety Disorder, Or Are You Just An Introvert?

We live in a diagnosis-happy era. We diagnose kids in school who have a hard time sitting still and focusing as having attention …

9 Ways to Cope with Social Anxiety

The demands of social situations make some of us feel extremely anxious.<p>Those of us who do suffer from social anxiety know that there is not much …

What Do Dreams Mean: Men's Health.com

What Do Your Dreams Say About You?<p>The 10 most common subconscious themes decoded<p>Dream Decoder<p>“Dreams don’t happen to us, we happen to them,” says Edinburgh-based dream psychologist Ian Wallace, author of The Top 100 Dreams. In other words, we’re the director, star, and producer of all the movies …

Tips for Coping With Scary Thoughts

Many women experience scary thoughts during the postpartum period. In fact, it has been estimated that as many as 91 percent of ALL postpartum women …

Postpartum

Everyone Should Read This List of Banned Books

Reading what you're not supposed to is an American tradition.<p><b>Only a couple months after a school district in Texas</b> suspended seven books from its curriculum, works including Sherman Alexie's <i>The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian</i>, Toni Morrison's <i>Song of Solomon</i>, and Hermann Hesse's …

Books

The best books to read | Cosmopolitan UK book suggestions

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Jan 30, 2018<p>Get on the hype before these books go mainstream<p>Jan 29, 2018<p>Love reading? You'll love this.<p>Jan 19, …

Gluten-Free Cranberry Orange Morning Buns

<i>From our food contributor, Shaina Olmanson.</i><p><i>A recipe for gluten-free breakfast rolls with cranberries and an orange-infused sugar swirl and icing that</i> …