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A Better Brain: 14 Best Books to Understand How the Brain Works

Neuroscience Hacks to Work Smarter, Better, Happier<p>This revolutionary guide uses the most up-to-date research in brain science to reveal how our thoughts affect our career performance. Neuropsychologist Friederike Fabritius and leadership expert Dr. Hans W. Hagemann present easy-to-follow tips for …

This Is Where I Leave You

• <b>Author:</b> Jonathan Tropper<p><b>A riotously funny, emotionally raw New York Times bestselling novel about love, marriage, divorce, family, and the ties that bind—whether we like it or not.</b><p>The death of Judd Foxman’s father marks the first time that the entire Foxman clan has congregated in years. There is, …

The Stench of Honolulu

• <b>Author:</b> Jack Handey<p>The legendary Deep Thoughts and New Yorker humorist Jack Handey is back with his very first novel-a hilarious, absurd, far-flung adventure tale.<p><b>THE STENCH OF HONOLOLU</b><p>Are you a fan of books in which famous tourist destinations are repurposed as unlivable hellholes for no …

The Fault in Our Stars

• <b>Author:</b> John Green<p><b>"The greatest romance story of this decade."</b> —<i>Entertainment Weekly</i><p><b>-Millions of copies sold-</b><b><br>#1 New York Times Bestseller</b> <b><br>#1 Wall Street Journal Bestseller</b> <b><br>#1 USA Today Bestseller</b> <b><br>#1 International Bestseller</b><p><b>TIME Magazine’s #1 Fiction Book of 2012<br>TODAY Book Club pick</b> <b><br>Now a Major Motion</b> …

An Untamed State

• <b>Author:</b> Roxane Gay<p><b>“Once you start this book, you will not be able to put it down. An Untamed State is a novel of hope intermingled with fear, a book about possibilities mixed with horror and despair. It is written at a pace that will match your racing heart, and while you find yourself shocked,</b> …

Think Like a Freak

• <b>Author:</b> Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner<p>The New York Times bestselling Freakonomics changed the way we see the world, exposing the hidden side of just about everything. Then came SuperFreakonomics, a documentary film, an award-winning podcast, and more.<p>Now, with Think Like a Freak, Steven D. …

The Goldfinch

• <b>Author:</b> Donna Tartt<p>WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE<p>"<i>The Goldfinch</i> is a rarity that comes along perhaps half a dozen times per decade, a smartly written literary novel that connects with the heart as well as the mind....Donna Tartt has delivered an extraordinary work of fiction."--Stephen King, <i>The New</i> …

Grilled Chicken Wings with Vinegar and Chiles

4 Servings<p>These wings are hot, sweet, and tangy.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 chiles de árbol or ½ tsp. red pepper flakes<p>2 pounds chicken wings, tips removed, flats and drumettes separated<p>½ cup rice vinegar<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>4 garlic cloves, peeled, smashed<p>1 tablespoon agave syrup (nectar) or honey<p>2 …

Grilling

These Custom Laser-Engraved Rolling Pins Will Stamp Your Dough With Cool Patterns

Polish designer Zuzia Kozerska has used modern technology to update a traditional household tool in a fun way by using a laser engraver to engrave …

Dessert

How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

I am what you might call a recovering junk food addict—and one that had an especially strong penchant for candy.<p>And while I’ve managed to get my sweet tooth under control in recent years, I still have quite a weakness for homemade versions of classic treats.<p>Being able to create them without …

The perfect trip: Cambodia

From ancient temples to an elegant capital and all the rich village life in between, Cambodia is a small country with a big soul where family and religion reign supreme.<p>Marvel at the palaces, markets and bars of the capital, Phnom Penh, before heading north to Siem Reap for excursions to a floating …

Asia Travel

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Travel

The Art of Honest Fried Chicken (A Lifestyle Choice)

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: The slow art of fried chicken -- with 12 tips and a master recipe.</i><p>Frying chicken, at its best, is a state of mind formed …

Cooking

A Taste of Fall's Best Cookbooks

<i>Joanna Sciarrino</i><p>So many of our favorite chefs are releasing cookbooks this fall. Here's a taste.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>A Taste of the Fall's Best Cookbooks<p>Follow Bon Appetit on Twitter: www.twitter.com/bonappetit

Cooking

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Books

32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

And all you have to do is read them!

Books

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Just when we were entertaining thoughts of sweaters and pumpkin baked goods, Mother Nature decided to throw us a curve ball in the form of a little …