Claire Suchy

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We're Obsessed: McQueen Had Us At Snake

Our new heroine.<p>That old adage of buying something you love in every color just might have something to it. Take for instance, the Alexander McQueen Heroine bag—and the mini version in particular. It's structured, but not overly ladylike, comes complete with a top handle and a shoulder strap, fits …

How your brain works – video

The size of a small cauliflower, the human brain is the most complex organ in your body. It squeezes out 70,000 thoughts a day. But where does it store information? And how does it generate flights of fancy? Explore the inner workings of your personal ideas factory

The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out The Window And Disappeared

• <b>Author:</b> Jonas Jonasson<p>After a long and eventful life, Allan Karlsson ends up in a nursing home, believing it to be his last stop. The only problem is that he’s still in good health, and one day, he turns 100. A big celebration is in the works, but Allan really isn’t interested (and he’d like a bit …

Shantaram

• <b>Author:</b> Gregory David Roberts<p><i>"It took me a long time and most of the world to learn what I know about love and fate and the choices we make, but the heart of it came to me in an instant, while I was chained to a wall and being tortured."</i><p>So begins this epic, mesmerizing first novel by Gregory David …

The Museum of Extraordinary Things

• <b>Author:</b> Alice Hoffman<p>The “spellbinding” (<i>People</i>, 4 stars), <i>New York Times</i> bestseller from the author of <i>The Dovekeepers</i>: an extraordinary novel about an electric and impassioned love affair—“an enchanting love story rich with history and a sense of place” (<i>USA TODAY</i>).<p>Coralie Sardie is the daughter of …

Annabel

• <b>Author:</b> Kathleen Winter<p>Shortlisted for the Scotiabank Giller Prize, the Governor General's Award for Fiction, and the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize<p>In 1968, into the beautiful, spare environment of remote coastal Labrador, a mysterious child is born: a baby who appears to be neither fully boy …

The Circle

• <b>Author:</b> Dave Eggers<p><b>LONGLISTED 2015 – International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award</b><p><b>The Circle is the exhilarating new novel from Dave Eggers, bestselling author of A Hologram for the King, a finalist for the National Book Award.</b> <br>When Mae Holland is hired to work for the Circle, the world’s most powerful …

The Dinner

• <b>Author:</b> Herman Koch<p><b>"A European Gone Girl." --The Wall Street Journal</b><br>An internationally bestselling phenomenon: the darkly suspenseful, highly controversial tale of two families struggling to make the hardest decision of their lives -- all over the course of one meal.<p>It's a summer's evening in …

Crazy Rich Asians

• <b>Author:</b> Kevin Kwan<p><i>Crazy Rich Asians</i> is the outrageously funny debut novel about three super-rich, pedigreed Chinese families and the gossip, backbiting, and scheming that occurs when the heir to one of the most massive fortunes in Asia brings home his ABC (American-born Chinese) girlfriend to the …

The Luminaries

• <b>Author:</b> Eleanor Catton<p><b>Winner of the 2013 Man Booker Prize and Governor General’s Award for Fiction, and set during the heady days of New Zealand’s Gold Rush, The Luminaries is</b> <b>a magnificent novel of love, lust, murder, and greed, in which three unsolved crimes link the fates and fortunes of twelve</b> …

Kamut Pepita Tuiles

http://schneiderchen.de | © 2014 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>Tuiles (French for 'tile') are wafer thin cookies that can be shaped over the …

Classic paintings of world cities meet Google Street View – in pictures

Following on from his amazing series last week, here are Halley Docherty’s latest collages for us – well known historical paintings of city scenes around the world, from Istanbul to Saint Petersburg and Tokyo to New York, superimposed on to Google Street View<p>• Classic London paintings meet Google …

The 50 Best Bags of Fall

Our favorite clutches, totes, backpacks, and more.<p>Bold clutches, modern backpacks, embellished totes: This season was all about a statement accessory. Here, all the best, busiest bags we want to grab onto. Plus, shop the best bags for the year AND the best fall bags available now.

Celeb TV | Hulu

Celeb TV is currently unavailable to stream on-demand, but may be available on Hulu with Live TV depending on regional availability. Try Live TV for …

10 Insider Fashion Hacks

During my first internship at a fashion magazine, I watched the editors with awe (and a little fear): They were powerful, worked hard, and looked impossibly chic. Everything about them seemed cool and effortless.<p>So I studied them. I tried to find out how they got that swag (though I believed they …

Oscars fashion: fall, dance or photobomb – how to win the red carpet

The winners on the red carpet this year knew that personality trumps aloof glamour<p>• Oscars 2014 red carpet fashion – in pictures<p>• Oscars 2014 red carpet fashion: rated<p>• Five Oscars 2014 style scene stealers<p>The key to this year's red-carpet fashion was when Jennifer Lawrence fell over again. Because …

Paris fashion week AW14: the 10 key trends – in pictures

Attention-grabbing zips, statement leather gloves, super-sized corsages, leopard-print and fringing … autumn/winter 2014 is taking a walk on the wild side. The Observer fashion team bring you the top trends from the Paris shows

Paris Fashion Week 2014 Street Style

From the runway to the streets of Parischeck out our favorite street styles from Paris Fashion Week.<p>From the runway to the streets of Paris—check out our favorite street styles from Paris Fashion Week.

10 Healthy Breakfast Recipes For More Energetic Mornings

Breakfast, the most important meal of the day (no, really it is) is often the most neglected… and we kind of get that. Sacrificing cereal and milk for an extra 15 minutes of sleep seems like a wise decision when the alarm goes off, but that’s only because you’ve been eating Boresville bran flakes. …

Easy dinner recipes: Simple chicken ideas in 40 minutes or less

It's easy to be bored by chicken, but just a little preparation can go a long way in making something so versatile absolutely delicious week after week.<p><b>Basque-style chicken:</b> For dinner in just over 30 minutes, pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts until thin (this helps the breasts cook evenly …

Recipes

Easy dinner recipes: Tempting quinoa ideas for Gluten-Free Wednesday

If you're looking for a wheat-free alternative this Gluten-Free Wednesday, you can't go wrong with quinoa.<p>A South American grain-like crop, quinoa has come to be recognized as a nutrient-dense superfood, and it's all the rage right now. The seeds, or "grains" (quinoa is not a true cereal, though …

Food

Peering into North Korea

A boat tour from China skirts the North Korean shoreline, allowing a glimpse of the world’s most mysterious, closed-off country.<p>The key to our speedboat turned, the engine roared and Chinese pop music blared. Beneath us, the Yalu River was a muddy brown; above, the sun shone. We hurried on toward …

North Korea

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Books

Big in Japan: A Guide to the Films of Animation Master Hayao Miyazaki

On February 21st, <i>The Wind Rises</i>, director Hayao Miyazaki's 11th, and supposedly final, feature film hits American theaters. The movie is a departure …

Anime

The Spring 2014 Hair Trend Report

The season's most relevant hair trendsedited for us all.<p>Feathered headdresses. Spray-painted ponytails. Gold-flecked updos. If you're the type that yearns for the artistic and the bold this season delivered. But if you look to the runway for real life inspiration, there were plenty of chic ideas …

Beyond Sochi: Photos Of Russia By Russians

The gap between how foreigners view Russia and how Russians view themselves is wide and as old as the country itself.<p>Russian photographer Valeriy Klamm felt that foreign photojournalists who came to work in his country arrive with the pictures they want to send back home already in their head: …

Sochi 2014: 10 best agony and ecstasy pictures at the Winter Olympics

From the heartbreak of defeat to the joy of winning gold, the emotions of these Olympians are laid bare for all to see. Here are the most emotive shots from the Games thus far<p>• Check out our other ‘10best’ galleries such as the 10 best multiple exposure photos

25 Documentaries Every Arts & Culture Lover Needs To Watch Right Now

We've all sat in front of our Netflix accounts, tirelessly sifting through film and television genres like "Dark Biographical 20th Century Period Pieces" and "Quirky TV Shows Featuring a Strong Female Lead," never quite finding that perfect piece of cinematography. Defeated by your own streaming …