Issue-driven fiction is having a renaissance. Several new books are an outgrowth of the financial crisis, the rise of racial tensions and the increased animosity toward immigrants.
Dr. John Gluck's new book called "Voracious Science" details his courageous and deeply personal ethical transformation from animal researcher to animal protector.
The following is excerpted from my new book Breaking Through Power: It's Easier Than We Think. When I was a student at Princeton University I learned from my anthropology studies that the concentration of power in the hands of the few is common to all cultures, societies, nations, tribes, cities, towns, and villages. Show More Summary
By Paul Krassner Jeffrey Toobin’s new book about the kidnapping of heiress Patty Hearst by Symbionese Liberation Army in 1974 fails to treat the SLA in sufficient detail.
According to the new book, Gunslinger: The Remarkable, Improbable, Iconic Life of Brett Favre (ugh), Aaron Rodgers was the butt of locker room jokes that insinuated he was gay because he didn’t talk about his manhood or his sexual conquests. Further, as if calling his sexuality into question for the dumbest reasons imaginable wasn’t enough, Favre […]
Look! Many fine new books and ARCs that have come to the Scalzi Compound this week. What here tickles your fancy? Tell us all in the comments!
Ballet dancers, including Misty Copeland, show off their breathtaking athleticism in the new book from NYC Dance Project called 'The Art Of Movement.'
Greg Brown's new book, Programming Beyond Practices, is a thoughtful exploration of how software gets developed. I've known Greg Brown for about a decade. In that time he's consistently been one of the most thoughtful software developers I know. Show More Summary
I'll admit it, I had given up on ever seeing my beloved Opus, Bill the Cat, or Steve Dallas in new strips again. And then Berkeley Breathed came back, bringing laughter, joy, and two new books.
Maddie Ziegler has recently released the first teaser for her upcoming memoir, The Maddie Diaries. The Dance Moms alum’s new book, set to come out in March of 2017, will give fans a glimpse of her life outside ALDC and reality TV. Apart from the memoir, Ziegler is also set to release a young adult... Show More Summary
The SEAL Operative’s Guide to Surviving in the Wild and Being Prepared for Any Disaster by CLINT EMERSON, NAVY SEAL, RET. This post 100 Deadly Skills: Survival Edition – New Book Out appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports Ne...
Ex-friend files… Tamar Braxton Disses Toya Wright Remember when we told you that Toya Wright’s new book discusses the falling out between her and Tamar Braxton??? My friend was on the talk show for what I believe was two
New Books in German bills itself as an: 'essential resource for publishers, translators, booksellers and readers', and well, while 'essential' is probably a bit of a stretch, it is certainly a useful resource -- and it has now turned...Show More Summary
The New York Times recommends eight new books it thinks you’ll like, including Alan Moore‘s Jerusalem, which we reviewed last month, and two novels – Jonathan Lethem‘s A Gambler’s Anatomy, and Jade Chang‘s The Wangs vs. the World – that were on our own most-anticipated October list. The post Highly Recommended appeared first on The Millions.
Bobbi Rebell joined us for our #WBChat on October 20th to celebrate the launch of ner new book, "How to Be a Financial Grownup!" Our #FinancialGrownup #WBChat featured tons of useful advice on how to be a financial grownup and Bobbi's tips made the chat extremely informative. In total we...
What defines the leader's mindset? Do you want a master key to win in the age of disruption? Terence Mauri is an Entrepreneur Mentor in Residence (EMiR) at top ranked London Business School. In his new book, The Leader's Mindset: How...Show More Summary
Suggested reading by editors at The New York Times.
Max Spiers, a prominent British UFO researcher, has been found dead under what appear to be suspicious circumstances. The thirty-nine year old Canterbury native was a frequent speaker at UFO conferences and was working on a new book about the shadowy wrongdoings of alleged villainous politicians and...
Adam P. Knave, D.J. Kirkbride, and Nickolas Brokenshire, the creators behind Amelia Cole, are launching a new book with another young female fantasy protagonist, but this time around, the young woman in question is King Arthur. Sort of. Maybe. In a sense. Continue reading…
This week’s guest on our “Uterus is a Feature Not a Bug” podcast is Samantha Ettus, an author and radio show host who has interviewed hundreds of working moms for her new book “The Pie Life: A Guilt-Free Recipe for Success and Satisfaction.” I...Show More Summary