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Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman (A Book…

In the international bestseller, Thinking, Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman, the renowned psychologist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics, takes us on...
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Catching the Big Fish by David Lynch | A…

David Lynch's Catching the Big Fish provides a rare window into the internationally acclaimed filmmaker's methods as an artist, his personal working style, and...
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The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat…

Oliver Sacks’s The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat tells the stories of individuals afflicted with fantastic perceptual and intellectual aberrations: patients...
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The Fault in Our Stars, by John Green |…

Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon...
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Blink by Malcolm Gladwell | Book Summary and Notes

Blink is a book about how we think without thinking, about choices that seem to be made in an instant-in the blink of an...
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The China Study | Book Review and Summary

Food is confusing: One day milk “does a body good”, the next day it causes cancer. One day we hear that eating meat will help...
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Send Yourself a Daily Text Reminder to Drink Water

1. How to send yourself a daily text reminder to drink more water   Each day at 2pm, the INTERNET asks me, “Did you drink 2 bottles...
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On Directing Film by David Mamet

Calling on his unique perspective as playwright, screenwriter, and director of his own critically acclaimed movies like House of Games, State and Main, and...
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Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke…

These have been called the most famous and beloved letters of the 20th century. Rainer Maria Rilke himself said that much of his creative...
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