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Professors at America's elite colleges pick one book every student should read in 2017

College professors dole out an incredible amount of required reading to their students.<p>But what if they could only choose one book?<p>When asked, professors at America's most prestigious colleges — those in the top 10, according to US News & World Report — shared with Business Insider the single book …

College & University


Shelf Awareness

Goodwill Librarian

Goodwill Librarian added a new photo — with Eve Lyn.

Southern Living

Your complete insider's guide on where to stay, shop, dine, and play during your visit to the Holy City.

Book Riot

Did the book you voted for make the top 12?

Southern Living

There's a reason this charming spot in the Lowcountry is called the Hostess City of the South.

Penguin Random House

The New York Times Books

“Pumpkinflowers,” about a soldier's time in the Israeli Army, is “on a par with Tim O’Brien’s ‘The Things They Carried.’ ”

New Magnificent Photos of Beautiful Libraries around the World

Since 2011, French-born, New York-based photographer Franck Bohbot has traveled all over the world in a quest to document the captivating beauty of libraries for his ongoing series titled <i>House of Books</i>. From Rome to Tokyo to Paris, he creates a visual record of the cultural institutions that have …

Super Thursday: 10 books set to be bestsellers

This Thursday is "<b>Super Thursday</b>", the busiest date in the publishing calendar. 383 new hardback titles will hit the shelves, as publishers release their finest wares ahead of the Christmas rush. A select few will be runaway hits, while others will sink without a trace. These 10 look likely to be …

This Coloring Book For Adults Will Make You Feel Young Again

"As children most of us will have enjoyed coloring as an activity and a way to be creative, why should we stop simply because we have grown a little older?"

Rocky Mountain Literary Festival

This month’s Colorado Serenity magazine features a great interview with Dr. Tom Hornbein, author of Everest: The West Ridge. Hornbein is the …

The Road to Little Dribbling

• <b>Author:</b> Bill Bryson<p><b>A loving and hilarious—if occasionally spiky—valentine to Bill Bryson’s adopted country, Great Britain. Prepare for total joy and multiple episodes of unseemly laughter.</b><p>Twenty years ago, Bill Bryson went on a trip around Britain to discover and celebrate that green and pleasant …

13 Southern Mysteries That Will Keep You Guessing

Photo Series Of Seniors Shatters Every Aging Stereotype

Mark Twain once said "Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter." But with negative stereotypes of aging in the media, it's hard not to associate growing older with nothing but aches, pains, feebleness, and lack of freedom and mobility. So to uncover the truth about …

Mark Twain

What the Lady Wants

• <b>Author:</b> Renée Rosen<p><b>In late-nineteenth-century Chicago, visionary retail tycoon Marshall Field made his fortune wooing women customers with his famous motto: “Give the lady what she wants.” His legendary charm also won the heart of socialite Delia Spencer and led to an infamous love affair.</b> <br>The …

Steve McCurry Retrospective Presents 150 Striking Portraits of People and Cultures Around the World

In his new exhibition <i>Oltre lo Sguardo</i>, acclaimed American photographer Steve McCurry displays 150 of his photos from a career that has spanned over 30 years and countless treks across the globe. McCurry, who is perhaps best known for his iconic <i>Afghan Girl</i> photo, is celebrated for his rich, …


10 tough questions we get asked

We are outspoken about our optimism. These days, though, optimism seems to be in short supply.<p>The headlines are filled with awful news. Every day …

Public Health

The State of the World’s Children 2014 in Numbers

Thirty years have passed since <i>The State of the World’s Children</i> began to publish tables of standardized global and national statistics aimed at …

The Crane Wife

Let these beguiling novels help you travel back in time, around the globe or straight into the fantastic.<p>Under the Wide and Starry Sky<p>By Nancy …


5 Must-Reads To Get You Through February

<b>The Invention of Wings</b><p>By Sue Monk Kidd<p>384 pages; Viking<p>This powerful story about the relationship between Sarah Grimké and her household slave, Hetty—known around the Grimké estate as Handful for her rebellious disposition—explores the rigid social order of early-19th-century Charleston, South …