In words that will strike fear in the heart of lazy people everywhere, Dr. James Levine says that sitting around could be worse for your health than smoking. In his new book Get Up!, the director of the Mayo Clinic-Arizona State University Obesity Solutions Initiative writes that people lose two hours of life for every hour spent sitting. Show More Summary
The founders of the popular California brand share a recipe (and juicy wisdom) from their new book, called aptly Juice.
A look into Carrier Slocomb's new book, "The Great Great Blue." The post Lots of baby boomers are into something new appeared first on BoomerCafe.
Novels aren't going to write themselves, you know. But when they don't, simply turn to Twitter. A new book features tweets by would-be authors who are totally working on their novels, but had to stop working on their novels so they could post something to Twitter about working on their novels. Read more...
A wave of new books and shows has washed into the summer of 2014, all built around the theme of the greatest secret of World War II: the making of the atomic bomb. Why do we keep returning to the scientific breakthrough that took usShow More Summary
A conversation with Mark Siddall, the author of a new book about the ways in which animals use poisons -- sometimes against humans.
A conversation with Mark Siddall, the author of a new book about the ways in which animals use poisons — sometimes against humans.
It’s August? Isn’t the eighth month on the calendar supposed to be a hot wasteland for new books coming out? Isn’t the entire publishing industry at the beach, with one big “On vacation — back September 1st” sign showing up in automatic-response...Show More Summary
Retail experts and Authors Nicole Leinbach Reyhle and Jason Prescott will sit down with SnapRetail’s Christian Kratsas on August 14, 2014 via a webinar to share expert insight from their new book “Retail 101: The Guide to Managing and Marketing Your Retail Business”. This will mark the first time Authors Reyhle and Prescott will join [...]
NOW OUT: Barbara Oakley’s new book A Mind For Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra). Barb also emailed about a new website on learning how to learn that readers may find informative. Plus, today only at Amazon: Up to 50% Off Select Transcend Memory. You can never have [...]
Bryan Lee O'Malley discussed "Seconds," his new book, reflected on the Scott Pilgrim series and talked about getting old during his Comic-Con spotlight panel
Yes, what else is new? The immediate topic is Gene Steurele's new book, Dead Men Ruling (reviewed here). The basic story, taken from the book, is that commitments made in the past, specifically Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid and interest on the debt, are taking up an ever larger share of the budget. Show More Summary
Our latest round up of new and noteworthy type designs, projects and events includes a look at McDonald Gill's lettering for military headstones, a custom typeface for the Finnish Cultural Institute in New York and a new book from Unit Editions exploring type and image...
Support this week's full-text RSS feed by buying faithful reader Jay Michael Jones' A Chatterstrip at the End of Civilization You know Jay Michael Jones as faithful Comics Curmudgeon reader and commenter True Fable. His new book, A Chatterstrip...Show More Summary
An excerpt from the new book 'Joss Whedon: The Biography' offers a personal glimpse inside the making of 'Marvel's The Avengers'. [...]
Susan Blumberg-Kason's new book focuses on relationships between Western women and Chinese men in cross-border marriages.
I’m certainly interested in Rick Perlstein’s new book, although who knows when I will have time to read it. While it sounds like he probably gives more transformative agency to Reagan than I am really comfortable with, I have no doubt the insights will be very useful. I did think a bit of his interview […]
Json SurfrApp is the founder of IWearYourShirt.com. His new book, Creativity For Sale, is an in-depth look at how to turn passion into profit. You have an idea, now what? If you’re anything like me you have ideas all the time. Maybe your ideas come to you in the shower, while driving somewhere, while reading a book, or during some other activity. Show More Summary
Joan Rivers is taking an interesting approach to promoting her new book, Diary of a Mad Diva. Instead of making the talk show rounds and playing nice with guests and audiences, as celebs usually do when they're hocking memoirs, Joan has embarked on a one-woman mission to offend every man, woman, and child in Hollywood. Show More Summary
That's what author Amin Ghaziani writes in his new book There Goes the Gayborhood. [ more › ]