Helen Hobbs

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How I chose my list of the 100 best nonfiction books of all time

What makes a nonfiction classic? Robert McCrum reflects on his two-year odyssey to compile a list of the best 100 nonfiction books in the English language – moving backwards in time to sign off with the 1661 King James Bible<p>• Read Hannah Jane Parkinson’s response to Robert McCrum’s choices here • …

The 100 best nonfiction books of all time: the full list

After two years of careful reading, moving backwards through time, Robert McCrum has concluded his selection of the 100 greatest nonfiction books. Take a quick look at five centuries of great writing<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his 100 greatest nonfiction books list The 100 best novels written in …

13 Problems Easily Solved With Tension Rods

Thanks to their skinny, adjustable shape, theyre super helpful around the house.<p>Thanks to their skinny, adjustable shape, they're super helpful around the house.


Remembering Gustav Klimt

Today would have been the 151st Birthday of Austrian symbolist painter Gustav Klimt. Klimt’s work caused controversy for its celebration of sexuality, and is now among the most expensive artworks worldwide today.<p>Klimt’s mature style is characterized by concise linear drawings, detailed patterns of gold leaf and color, and a lack of shadow in the human figure.<p>Famed for his painting <i>The Kiss</i> (1907-08), which reflects his fascination with eroticism, he is also well known for his 1907 <i>Portrait of</i> …