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5 Books Elizabeth Gilbert Reads for Inspiration

Even our creativity gurus can use a little help unearthing their "strange jewels."

By • 7 hours ago
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The Perfect Audiobooks for Every Occasion

Listen as you cook, craft, and commute—and find yourself vying for more time.

By TARA DJANGI • 1 day ago
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Books on Big Ideas

Books that tackle the impossible, the invisible, the ineffable, and the complicated—and will change how you understand our world.

By ANNIE LOWREY • 5 days ago
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6 Memoirs from North Korea

The author of Star of the North shares the true stories that inspired his work.

By D. B. JOHN • 2 weeks ago
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Books that Celebrate America the Beautiful

The reads that examine the spacious skies, the amber waves of grain, the purple mountain majesties, and the fruited plains that make up the USA.

By • 2 weeks ago
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6 Books Featuring Unconventional Families

Families are weird. Embrace the inevitable in literature and IRL.

By • 2 weeks ago
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5 Books About San Francisco

Read like a San Franciscan, and bundle up for the Karl the Fog.

By • 3 weeks ago
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Summer Reading, We Meet At Last

School's out for summer, so author and teacher Amber Brock finally dives into her enviable TBR stack.

By AMBER BROCK • 3 weeks ago