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27 Podcasts You Need To Start Listening To In 2018

Tired of listening to the same old podcasts? Here's some fresh ones that deserve your time.<p>We asked the BuzzFeed Community and BuzzFeed staff to tell us about underrated podcasts they absolutely love. We received thousands and thousands of submissions this year. (Thank you if you sent one in.) Here …

Self-improvement

Hello, I Am the Third Option

<i>Lesen Sie diesen Text auf Deutsch</i><p>You're 18 and you've fallen in love with a boy for the first time. You want to sleep with him, but you realize that …

LGBTQ

10 Books That Will Change How You Think About History

If you stayed awake through history class in high school, you probably remember learning a lot of dates and names. It's likely that you studied the …

Books

20 books that will change your life

1 of 21<p>Oprah, Warren Buffett, and more reveal the books that changed their lives<p>Happy New Year, EW readers! ’Tis the season for making resolutions …

Books

10+ YouTube Channels to Learn How to Draw for Free

As one of the most basics skills of any artist, drawing is an essential part of the creative process. Centuries later, we still remain fascinated by the sketches in Leonardo's notebooks and Picasso's poetic line art, each for their respective ability to show us the purest form of an artist's skill. …

Pencil Versus Keyboard: What Do We Know About Learning How to Write?

Like many skills, good writing comes with good practice. Just ask Jane Hyatt Yolen, author and editor of more than 280 books, whose most notable …

Creative Writing

Fountas and Pinnell Say Librarians Should Guide Readers by Interest, Not Level

Our recent article on reading levels and the dangers of using strictly prescribed leveling systems in libraries for young readers sparked much …

Teaching

Embroidery: Secrets of Embroidery for Stitching and Applique to Custom Embroidery Designs, Starting an Embroidery Business

Product Details<p>ISBN-13:<p>9781300793632<p>Publisher:<p>Publication date:<p>03/01/2013<p>Sold by:<p>Barnes & Noble<p>Format:<p>NOOK Book<p>File size:<p>1 MB<p>Read an …

New Kids’ and YA Books: Week of August 28, 2017

Hitting shelves next week are a picture book about the coming fall season, a middle grade novel about an ambitious Kenyan girl, and a YA novel about …

5 Trips Every Bookworm Should Take

Is it nerdy? Kinda.<p>Your favorite thing to do on vacation is read, so why not base a whole trip on your love of books? Luckily you can, by traveling to one of these five bookish destinations. Is it nerdy? Kinda. Do we want to go to all of these places immediately? You bet.<p><b>PARIS, FRANCE</b><p>France’s …

Now You Can Create Beautiful Chalkboard Lettering Too (+ Get Some Essentials)

So you love art and DIYs but maybe you’re not sure what your next project should be. Maybe you already went the clothing route or even tried one of our new kits and you want something new and different. We feel you. Sounds like it’s time to learn a new skill! If you’ve been scrolling through your …

Crafting

13 science fiction and fantasy books you can’t afford to miss this December

It’s December. I can hardly believe how fast the year flew by. December means the full rush of Christmas and holiday shopping, and it means a slightly lighter load of new books hitting bookstores. That’s fine by me: it means that I can try and tackle the accumulated piles of books on my own to-read …

34 Young Adult Books Every Feminist Will Love

Girls' stories aren't just for girls.

Evernote handwriting to text – Reviewing the options

The Evernote handwriting to text features are the perfect tools to connect old-school handwriting with the modern style of typing things down. Typing …

Apps

Top 10 picture books with self-help messages

The world can be a stressful and complex place. Here are 10 picture books that may help to make sense of it for young children - and perhaps their parents too<p>I believe that you can find the solution to any problem if you look hard enough and sometimes, those solutions can be found in a really great …

5 Great Books To Read In June

Some of the recent favorites we’ve reviewed in the BuzzFeed Books newsletter.

Top 10 children’s and YA books that adults can learn from

Is the adult in your life stuck? Author Kiran Millwood Hargrave recommends books you can suggest that they read to open their minds<p>We all know that the problem with grown-ups is that they think they’re done growing. They get stuck: at a certain height, in a certain mindset, in what they wear, …

Revered children's illustrator told to 'change stereotypical images'

Jan Lööf claims publisher told him pictures of other cultures could be taken as ‘not inclusive’ and would be removed from sale if they were not revised<p>A celebrated Swedish illustrator has spoken out after being asked by his publisher to change “stereotypical depictions of other cultures” in his …

Top 10 dragons in fiction

From Smaug and Draco to Maleficent and Toothless, dragons range from the magnificent and terrifying to the tiny and adorable. Here are Julie Kagawa’s fictional favourites<p>Dragons have been my favourite mythological creatures for as far back as I can remember. As a child and later as a teen, I read …

Around the World in 80 Books: A Global Reading List

Ready for some serious armchair travel? Take a trip around the globe with these books from the eighty most populated countries in the …

The Perils of Choose Your Own Adventure Books

The series allowed children to build their own story—but it also created false perceptions about decision-making.<p>I should probably start by saying that I’m bad at decisions. Lots of people say that, I know. But most people have never agonized so deeply over which of two New York City apartments to …

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