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16 Overall Favorite Books of 2016 — Brain Pickings

From loneliness to love to black holes, by way of Neil Gaiman, Annie Dillard, and Mary Oliver. To look back on any period of reading with the intention of selecting one’s favorite books is a curious two-way time machine —

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The 27 Best Books on Writing

Writing is hard, and defining yourself as a writer can be even harder. Here’s our exhaustive list of the best books on writing when the blank page beckons. Source: The 27 Best Books on Writing

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40 great books to unlock your creative potential – Holy Kaw!

40 great books to unlock your creative potential – Holy Kaw!. No matter what you’re field, if you seek to make a splash, the ability to think outside the box is essential. Canva’s Andrew Tate found forty inspiring reads to

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Book Review – Rain Gods by James Lee Burke | Peggy Blair – Getting Published

Book Review – Rain Gods by James Lee Burke | Peggy Blair – Getting Published. Posted on November 19, 2011 by Peggy Blair James Lee Burke hits a home run with his most recent book, Rain Gods. It’s a big switch

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The 100 best novels: No 32 – Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad (1899) | Books | The Observer

The 100 best novels: No 32 – Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad (1899) | Books | The Observer. The 100 best novels: No 32 – Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad (1899) Joseph Conrad’s masterpiece about a life-changing journey

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Stephen King Creates a List of 96 Books for Aspiring Writers to Read – Open Culture

Stephen King Creates a List of 96 Books for Aspiring Writers to Read – Open Culture       I first discovered Stephen King at age 11, indirectly through a babysitter who would plop me down in front of daytime

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