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The Best Movies & TV to Watch on Netflix in July

It's a new month, and that means a new batch of movies just hit our favorite streaming site. Peruse the best below, then check out the 16 best fashion films on Netflix.<p><b>Movies:</b><p><b>1) Faults (2014), available July 4</b><p>When Claire (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) finds herself trapped in a new cult called the …

The Women of the Cousins' War

• <b>Author:</b> Philippa Gregory<p>#1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author Philippa Gregory joins two eminent historians to explore the extraordinary true stories of three women largely forgotten by history: Jacquetta, Duchess of Bedford; Elizabeth Woodville, queen of England; and Margaret Beaufort, the founder …

The Greater Journey

• <b>Author:</b> David McCullough<p>The #1 bestseller that tells the remarkable story of the generations of American artists, writers, and doctors who traveled to Paris, the intellectual, scientific, and artistic capital of the western world, fell in love with the city and its people, and changed America …

The Day the World Came to Town

• <b>Author:</b> Jim Defede<p>The True Story Behind the Events on 9/11 that Inspired Broadway’s Smash Hit Musical Come from Away<p>When 38 jetliners bound for the United States were forced to land at Gander International Airport in Canada by the closing of U.S. airspace on September 11, the population of this …

Canadian History for Dummies

• <b>Author:</b> Will Ferguson<p><b>A wild ride through Canadian history, fully revised and updated!</b><br>This new edition of <i>Canadian History For Dummies</i> takes readers on a thrilling ride through Canadian history, from indigenous native cultures and early French and British settlements through Paul Martin's shaky …

The Massey Murder

• <b>Author:</b> Charlotte Gray<p>A Globe and Mail Top 100 Book of the Year<p>An Amazon Top 100 Book of the Year<p>Shortlisted for the RBC Taylor Prize<p>Longlisted for the BC National Award for Canadian Non-Fiction<p>A scandalous crime, a sensational trial, a surprise verdict—the true story of Carrie Davies, the maid who …

In the Heart of the Sea

• <b>Author:</b> Nathaniel Philbrick<p><b>From the author of Mayflower, Valiant Ambition, and In the Hurricane's Eye--the riveting bestseller tells the story of the true events that inspired Melville's Moby-Dick.</b><p>Winner of the National Book Award, Nathaniel Philbrick's book is a fantastic saga of survival and …

The Lemon Tree

• <b>Author:</b> Sandy Tolan<p><b>With a new afterword by the author, and a sneak preview of Sandy Tolan's new book, Children of the Stone</b><p>In 1967, Bashir Al-Khayri, a Palestinian twenty-five-year-old, journeyed to Israel, with the goal of seeing the beloved old stone house, with the lemon tree behind it, that he …

Empire Of Deception

• <b>Author:</b> Dean Jobb<p>In the tradition of bestselling books like The Devil in the White City and The Man in the Rockefeller Suit, Empire of Deception combines investigative journalism and captivating storytelling to examine one of the greatest con men of the twentieth century.<p>It was a time of …

Thunderstruck

• <b>Author:</b> Erik Larson<p><b>A true story of love, murder, and the end of the world’s “great hush.”</b><br>In <i>Thunderstruck</i>, Erik Larson tells the interwoven stories of two men—Hawley Crippen, a very unlikely murderer, and Guglielmo Marconi, the obsessive creator of a seemingly supernatural means of …

The 10 Best 'So You Think You Can Dance' Numbers of All Time

Get ready for the Hot Tamale Train to pull into Twinkle Toes Station because Mary Murphy (WHOOOOO-HOOOOOO!!!) and everyone on returns tonight for …

16 Awesome New Books To Read This Spring

Spring into reading a new book.

32 Perfect Books To Kick Off Your Book Club

"Guaranteed to give you the feels."

'Game of Thrones': What to Remember and What's Next for the 9 Biggest Characters!

Welcome back to Westeros!<p>Season five of <i>Game of Thrones</i> debuts this Sunday on HBO, which means it's time to reunite with your favorite characters from …

10 Must-read Books for Spring

I've been reading a ton lately, which makes me happy since I remember what it was like to go through that awful "can't read" period. Despite a ridiculous schedule, I've carved out time to read every day and it's made me a little more sane.<p>I no longer feel the need to finish every book I start, so …

Less-Mess Bacon

This spatter-free oven technique puts the "bake" back in bacon. It’s also perfect for entertaining because you can cook multiple batches at the same time. Just remember that the timing will vary depending on whether you’re using thin- or thick-cut bacon.<p>1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees.<p>2. Line 2 …

My World War I 101

The line of people who know more about World War I than I do could stretch longer than the Great War's 450-mile scar that runs through Europe to this day. But I have learned a bit, and some book recommendations gently forced on others over the holidays got me to thinking -- what would my list of …

Wet Distressing with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint

I've been wanting to paint a gold picture frame ever since I took part in an Annie Sloan Chalk Paint demo in July. So, when I spied this large, old …

Here’s A Top-Notch Weekend Netflix Binge-Viewing Recommendation

If you’ve already watched the Best 25 Best Shows on Netflix, powered through the <i>Next</i> 25 Best TV Shows on Netflix, and got caught up on this week’s best new movies on Netflix, here’s a quick weekend binge-watching recommendation on Netflix: It’s called <i>The Fall</i>, and it’s terrific.<p>The series, which …

NPR Bestsellers: Paperback Fiction, Week Of February 6, 2014 : NPR

NPR Bestsellers: Hardcover Fiction, Week Of February 6, 2014 : NPR

2014 TV Premiere Dates: Your Everything Guide to the New Midseason Schedule (UPDATED)

<b>UPDATE (1/27):</b> Hey-o! Not only has January been packed with premieres, it's been packed with premiere date <i>announcements</i>. We've just added a bunch of …

Ballard Knock-off

Slow Down and Fully Enjoy This Moment

<b>“Don’t miss all the beautiful colors of the rainbow looking for that pot of gold.” ~Unknown</b><p>Have you noticed that time seems to go by faster as you …

How to Buy a Car

Finding and buying a perfect car is not an easy task. There are many decisions to make and factors to take into account, not to mention the rainbow …

Personal Finance

Pilates Flat Abs Exercise Routine - Intro & Warm Up

Pilates is all about core strength. The benefits of core strength go way beyond flat abdominals, but it is the flat ab results of doing Pilates …

Workouts

Game of Thrones Recap: Betrothed, Bewildered and Bothered (Not to Mention Bathed and Boffed)

If David Tutera ever needs to take a week off of <i>My Fair Wedding</i>, he need look no further than <b>Game of Thrones</b>‘ Tywin Lannister. The speed with which …

The Power Rankings! Fire-Breathing Dragons Light Everyone Up! Pushing and Jostling! A New No. 1 - Again!

Shockingly, "Game of Thrones" took four episodes to seize the crown -- but maybe the bigger wonder is "Mad Men," adrift in a sea of strange …

TV

How to: Make Inexpensive, DIY All-Natural Pest Deterrents for Your Garden

'Tis the season to be gardening. And with it, 'tis the season to be ridding your garden of nasty pests that munch on your prized plants.<p>I love …