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Books

A Journey to Independence: The 8 Best Books to Understand Kenya

These books and novels, many of which written are by Kenyan authors, should give insight into the remarkable country of Kenya and its complex history.

Books

Think More, Speak Less: 8 Best Books on the Power of Silence

These 8 books offer a better grasp on the world around us through the power of silence. They may well have us thinking more - even as we speak less.

Books

Weekend Rec: Bill McKibben's Captivating Debut, Radio Free Vermont

Bill McKibben's raucous debut novel, Radio Free Vermont, is a perfect weekend read – short and funny. As Vern would say, “Remember: small is kind of nice.”

Culture

Here Are Some of the Best Questions to Ask to Connect with Strangers

Sakyong Mipham, author of The Lost Art of Good Conversation, shares a few questions that are perfect for starting conversations with strangers.

Books

Werewolf Be Damned: The True Story of the American Wolf

In his new book, American Wolf, Nate Blakeslee offers much-needed insight into a much-misunderstood creature that has a long history in the U.S.

Illustrations

Poetry Is Dreaming: Mary Oliver’s ‘Five A.M. in the Pinewoods,’ Illustrated

An illustrated look at the beauty of 'Five A.M in the Pinewoods,' a poem by Pulitzer Prize winner Mary Oliver, found in her latest collection, Devotions.