Sumit Garg

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The Epic Untold Story of Nike’s (Almost) Perfect Marathon

<b>On the night</b> of May 5, 2017, Eliud Kipchoge, the world’s best marathon runner, lay awake with his eyes open and his mind racing.<p>Under ordinary …

9 Books That Gave Readers A Sexual Awakening

We’re all friends here, right? So, when I tell you that my very first sexual awakening came courtesy of Bernard the Christmas Elf, starring character …

Sagano Bamboo Forest -- a most enchanting grove

<b>(CNN) —</b> In Japan's Sagano Bamboo Forest, on the outskirts of Kyoto, towering green stalks of the famously versatile plant sway in the wind, creaking eerily they collide and twist, leaves rustling.<p>The sun filters through the densely packed grove, projecting thin slashes of light onto the dozens of …

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The Best Books of May 2017: From Paula Hawkins to Haruki Murakami

Tales of a 6' 4", African American, Heterosexual, Cisgender, Left-Leaning, Asthmatic, Black and Proud Blerd, Mama's Boy, Dad, and Stand-Up Comedian<p>W. Kamau Bell<p>A humorous, yet educational, look at society through the eyes of W. Kamau Bell, a sociopolitical comedian. Bell tackles a wide range of …

2017 Edgar Award winners

The 2017 Edgar Awards, honoring the best mysteries and thrillers and presented every year by the Mystery Writers of America, have been announced! Did …

And the winner for the best Pulitzer Prize lead in 2017 is….

With apologies to Antony and Julius Caesar, we have come not to bury leads but to praise them.<p>We would expect winners of Pulitzer Prizes to craft …

11 Inspiring Books To Help You Reach Your Creative Goals This Spring

Don't look now but... it's already mid-April. Of course, when January rolled around we were all looking forward to starting fresh, staying motivated …

Bookshop turns classics into clickbait to get people reading

<b>A Dallas bookstore is trying to get people to read classic novels by turning them into clickbait.</b><p>The idea has, naturally, been called "litbait".<p>It's a simple plan. Take a classic title, then describe it in trashy, listicle terms.<p>For example, click on "British guy dies after selfie gone wrong" and …

10 Books With The Best Twist Endings

It’s lit<p>When it comes to real life, the last six months have brought just about all the crazy twists that I can handle. Like, seriously, I don't need any more surprises. Boring is good! Boring is fine. Boring is preferable to waking up in the middle of the night in a blind panic because something …

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Every Book on Emma Watson's Reading List

Join the club.<p>Like her beloved characters Hermione Granger and Belle, Emma Watson LOVES to read. She loves it so much she started a global, monthly Goodreads book club of feminist texts. She's recruited a team to hide books for people to find all over the world. She once took a year off from acting …

Baileys prize 2017 longlist – in pictures

Baileys women's prize for fiction,Books,Culture,Awards and prizes,Fiction,Margaret Atwood,Annie Proulx,Naomi Alderman,Madeleine Thien<p>Naomi Alderman’s fantasy of a world ruled by women and Margaret Atwood’s retelling of The Tempest sit alongside epic histories and tough tales of modern life

It’s crazy out here! 25 books to save your life, right now

The Undefeated staff on books to comfort, inspire — and light a fire in your soul<p>The call was for “favorite” books, yes, but more specifically for …

16 incredible quotes from 16 incredible books that got us through 2016

If there is one thing to celebrate from 2016, a year that has been very objectively and very scientifically determined to be a large, blazing garbage …

The best new books in 2017

January <b></b><p><b>The Secret Lives of the Amir Sisters by Nadiya Hussain</b><p>She’s more than just a dab hand with a piping bag: this is a debut novel by Nadiya Hussain, winner of the Great British Bake Off 2015. The story is about four girls growing up as the only muslims in the English village of Wyvernage.<p><i>Harper</i> …

The Top Tech Books of 2016 (Part I) | Backchannel

<b>When I first began writing about technology,</b> a modest shelf could actually hold pretty much all the volumes that we now recognized as “tech books” — …

The 20 best business books of 2016

We've got your back. Below, we've rounded up the best reads out there focusing on entrepreneurship, negotiation, and more. There's everything from the story of two psychologists who rocked economists' world to a guide to making a career change from a former Googler.<p>It's the perfect list to choose …

Here Are the Best Books of 2016 So Far

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21 Incredible New Books You Need To Read This Fall

Turn over a new (autumn) leaf with these exciting reads.

15 Books These Successful Executives Say Inspired Them the Most

Whether you still flip pages, tap an e-reader or listen to audio, these inspiring titles are worth checking out.<p>Whether you still flip pages, tap an e-reader or listen to audio, a good book can be a perfect companion, relaxation aid or source of inspiration. Check out these quotes from more than a …

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These are the top 100 books of the year, according to Google

The series remains among the most popular books, and the latest edition of the canon, "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child," nabbed the top spot, according to Google's ranking of the top books of the year.<p>The books and graphic novels were ranked based on their popularity in the Google Play store. But …

The Year in Books: The 15 Best Books of 2016

Most of the year’s strongest novels had historical heavy subject matter, befitting a year that felt to American readers like the darkest in memory. …

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The 10 most important books of 2016

Books are slow food. It generally takes two years, two hardworking years, to cook up a book from idea to publication. Some writers can go faster — those who publish a book a year (or more) are working at top speed — while others write much more slowly, ruminating and reworking and false-starting …

The Books We Loved in 2016

It sometimes felt like there was little time for Books I Loved this year, what with staying on top of the all-consuming Twitter Feed I Hated. But some of the reading that I did (in actual books, on real paper—what a relief) took me away from the appalling questions that the news was raising, …

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How Crazy Successful People Beat Stress

Stress. Yes, we all have it. And yes, you can manage it like a boss.<p>How's your stress level? Well, whatever it is, know that it's human to stress.<p>But the good news is that we can manage it, and certainly minimize it, by making some positive changes. That is, of course, all dependent on the life …

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5 Great Books To Read In August

Some of the recent favorites we’ve reviewed in the BuzzFeed Books newsletter.

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Goodbye Siri<p>Thanks for visiting Hey-Siri.io (again). Unfortunately, we have stopped this project and we do not provide this database anymore.<p>We want …

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The best pop music of 2016 (so far)

So much about the first few months of pop in 2016 has been about mourning. David Bowie, Glenn Frey, Merle Haggard, <b></b>Paul Kantner, George Martin, Prince, Scotty Moore, Maurice White, Bernie Worrell and the just-starting-out Christina Grimmie are among those who have left us.<p>But while the music …

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Running Music Playlists | Runner's World

Feb 13, 2018<p>Remember the iPod Shuffle? This is just like that. Only better.<p>Feb 12, 2018<p>Not sure where running and romance intersect? We’ve got your answer right here: 90 minutes of Valentine’s Day-ready running…<p>Dec 8, 2017<p>New research shows how to build the ideal post-run playlist. (And yes, we …

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