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8 Books About Country Music

Whatever ideas you have about country music, these books will help you appreciate or deepen your love for the genre, including Black Country Music.

Journey Through the World With These Peculiar Microhistories

From lighthouses (On Lighthouses) to books bound in human skin (Dark Archives), these microhistories explore the stories you didn't know you needed.

2023 Science Books to Add to Your TBR Right Now

These 2023 science books, covering everything from sea creatures to the cell and cult life to the cosmos, belong on your TBR.

8 of the Best Books About Protecting Yourself Online

Here are some of the best books about protecting yourself online, aimed at adults and children, from password protection to escaping trolls.

Cookbook Showdown: The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes, Tested

We pit four cookbooks against each other to find the best chocolate chip cookie recipe, and here are the results, with photo evidence.

10 of the Weirdest Moments From Prince Harry’s Memoir

These ten moments from SPARE are among the weirdest in this bestselling and highly anticipated memoir from Prince Harry.

State of the Art: 10 Thought-Provoking Art History Books

Art history books touch on every other kind of history, providing the perfect backdrop for developing a framework to understand the world.

8 Inspiring Goal-Setting Books

Setting goals helps me remember how long the days are and how short the years. Get started with the best goal setting books for your journey, like Speak: Find Your Voice, Trust Your Gut, and Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be by Tunde Oyeneyin.

Books for the Recovering Girlboss

Hustle mentality is officially over. Are you ready to let go of your toxic #girlboss ambitions for good? Read these books, including Rest is Resistance by Trisha Hersey.

9 Books to Get Your Sh*t Together in 2023

If one of your New Year's resolutions is to get your shit together, look inside to find the right books to do so, including The Money Manual: A Practical Money Guide to Help You Succeed On Your Financial Journey by Tonya B. Rapley .