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Nine Perfect Strangers

• <b>Author:</b> Liane Moriarty<p><b>From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Big Little Lies</b><p><b>Could ten days at a health resort really change you forever? In Liane Moriarty’s latest page-turner, nine perfect strangers are about to find out...</b><p>Nine people gather at a remote health resort. Some are here to …

The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August

• <b>Author:</b> Claire North<p>SOME STORIES CANNOT BE TOLD IN JUST ONE LIFETIME.<br>Harry August is on his deathbed. Again.<br>No matter what he does or the decisions he makes, when death comes, Harry always returns to where he began, a child with all the knowledge of a life he has already lived a dozen times before. …

11 Finished Book Series You Can Marathon-Read This Summer

Summer is upon us, which means we book nerds finally have time to read all those great series we have been meaning to get around to. On the list …

AirPods Settings: How to Customize Your AirPods' Features

Did you know that you can customize how you'd like your AirPod's settings to work? Using the iPhone paired with your AirPods, you can decide which functions you'd like to engage when you double tap your right or left AirPod. Let's get started learning how to adjust your AirPod's features with your …

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Give Dad One of These 18 Amazing Whiskeys for Father’s Day

Buying whiskey for someone else can be hard these days, and we feel that the hardest on Father’s Day. Because the average shopper is so educated on …

20 Books As Inspiring As A TEDTalk — According To The People Who Give The Talks

Want to spend your vacation working on self-improvement and -enrichment? There are 20 books TED speakers want you to read this summer, and I've got …

Books

20 of America’s Best Cities for a Long Weekend

You have one long weekend and a suitcase full of wanderlust. Whether you want to escape the commotion for the mountains or leave your quiet town for …

Hot Springs

7 Alexa commands you're not using but should

With Alexa and the the Echo, Amazon has built a robust service that can deliver seemingly endless information and control your home. But, are you taking advantage of all it can do?<p>If you haven't yet unlocked the full potential of Alexa, these seven voice commands will get you closer. These are the …

The Lake of Dreams

• <b>Author:</b> Kim Edwards<p><b>From Kim Edwards, the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Memory Keeper's Daughter, an arresting novel of one family's secret history</b><p>Imbued with all the lyricism, compassion, and suspense of her bestselling novel, <i>The Memory Keeper's Daughter</i>, Kim Edwards’s <i>The Lake of</i> …

The Essex Serpent

• <b>Author:</b> Sarah Perry<p>A Kirkus Review Best Book of 2017 and a Washington Post Notable Work of Fiction. Winner of the British Book Awards Fiction Book of the Year and overall Book of the Year, selected as the Waterstones Book of the Year, and a Costa Book Award Finalist<p>"A novel of almost insolent …

24 Phrases You Should Start Saying More Often in the Workplace

What can you say that will cause a colleague to gravitate toward you? What words will cause an employee to light up with a smile?<p>A recent CareerBuilder survey says 50 percent of employees would stay longer with their companies if they were recognized more frequently.<p>To pull this off takes a leader …

Employment

The Death of Mrs. Westaway

• <b>Author:</b> Ruth Ware<p><b>From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of In a Dark, Dark Wood, The Woman in Cabin 10, and The Lying Game comes Ruth Ware’s highly anticipated fourth novel.</b><p>On a day that begins like any other, Hal receives a mysterious letter bequeathing her a substantial inheritance. She …

Reality TV And Murder In 'The Favorite Sister'

Jessica Knoll's new book <i>The Favorite Sister</i> combines murder with a reality TV show about powerful, ambitious women. She tells NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro reality TV is her guilty pleasure.<p>Transcript<p>LULU GARCIA-NAVARRO, HOST:<p>Five successful women are living in New York City. They compete on a reality …

Pope Joan

• <b>Author:</b> Donna Woolfolk Cross<p><b>"Pope Joan has all the elements one wants in a historical drama – love, sex, violence, duplicity, and long-buried secrets. Cross has written an engaging book."–Los Angeles Times Book Review</b><br>In this international bestseller and basis for the 2009 movie of the same name<i>,</i> …

Less (Winner of the Pulitzer Prize)

• <b>Author:</b> Andrew Sean Greer<p><i>Who says you can't run away from your problems?</i> You are a failed novelist about to turn fifty. A wedding invitation arrives in the mail: your boyfriend of the past nine years is engaged to someone else. You can't say yes--it would be too awkward--and you can't say no--it …

Sweetbitter

• <b>Author:</b> Stephanie Danler<p><b>Soon to be a series on Starz</b><b><br>"Brilliantly written. . . . Outstanding."—The New York Times Book Review</b><p>Newly arrived in New York City, twenty-two-year-old Tess lands a job working front of house at a celebrated downtown restaurant. What follows is her education: in champagne …

ruffled milk pie

Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Brush a 9-inch round cake pan lightly with butter, then use a large sheet of parchment paper to fit into the bottom and …

The Orchardist

• <b>Author:</b> Amanda Coplin<p>At once intimate and epic, The Orchardist is historical fiction at its best, in the grand literary tradition of William Faulkner, Marilynne Robinson, Michael Ondaatje, Annie Proulx, and Toni Morrison.<p>In her stunningly original and haunting debut novel, Amanda Coplin evokes a …

38 Splurge-Worthy Kitchen Products You Won't Regret Buying

So you can actually eat the fruits of your labor.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</i><p><i>Reviews have been</i> …

The Best Bottles of Whiskey You Can Buy For $20 or Less

When you’re looking for a good bottle of whiskey — it doesn’t matter if it’s bourbon, Scotch whisky, rye, Canadian, or something else — there are …

A Weird-But-True Story Takes Flight In 'The Feather Thief'

This is one weird-but-true story. It's a story that leads readers from 19th century scientific expeditions into the jungles of Malaysia to the "feather fever" of the turn of the last century, when women's hats were be-plumed with ostriches and egrets. And it's a story that focuses on the …

The Ultimate Arizona & Utah Road Trip Guide: 15 Days Of Scenic Byways, Canyons, Hiking And Exploring

Arizona and Utah are amongst my favourite places on Earth. The stunning natural beauty speaks for itself. Jaw-dropping canyons, snaking rivers, rusty …

Ship of Fools

• <b>Author:</b> Katherine Anne Porter<p><b>This “dazzling” National Book Award finalist set aboard an ocean liner in 1931 reflects the passions and prejudices that sparked World War II (San Francisco Chronicle).</b><p>August 1931. An ocean liner bound for Germany sets out from the Mexican port city of Veracruz. The …

The Last Mrs. Parrish

• <b>Author:</b> Liv Constantine<p>THE DECEMBER PICK FOR REESE WITHERSPOON'S HELLO SUNSHINE BOOK CLUB<p>"Filled with envy, deception, and power, it’s a great reading escape. And there is a thrilling twist at the end!!" —Reese Witherspoon<p>“Will keep you up. In a ‘can’t put it down’ way. It’s ‘The Talented Mr. …

8 Bottles of Affordable Whiskey You Should Always Have on Your Cart

Whether you’re finally setting up that bar cart for the first time in a new place, or you’re just trying to explore the world of whiskey, it’s about …

This Famous Luxury Train Has Announced Amazing New Vacation Packages for 2019

Looking to visit Canada on an upcoming vacation? Our vote is to see the country's majestic landscapes by train, aboard the Rocky Mountaineer. The …

You Can See America's Most Stunning Sights By Purchasing a Single Amtrak Ticket

A little while ago college friends rented a house in Montana for the summer and invited my family and me to visit. In an e-mail containing …

Just 39 Beautiful Things You'll Want To Buy For Yourself This Spring

You deserve a gift.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</i>

Best Men's Indie Colognes | Valet.

The Secret to Smelling Better Than Anyone Else<p>The Secret to Smelling Better <br>Than Anyone Else<p>There's nothing wrong with having a go-to cologne. But …

Social media is making you miserable. Here’s how to delete your accounts.

So long, and thanks for all the Likes.<p>In theory, social media promises to connect you with the world. In practice, it compromises your personal privacy, puts you at risk of online abuse, and makes you unsatisfied and unhappy with your real life. If you're irritated by Twitter or depressed by …

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