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Educated by Tara Westover

Tara Westover was 17 the first time she set foot in a classroom. Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world by stockpiling home-canned peaches and sleeping with her “head-for-the-hills bag”. 979 more words


What We're Reading: Meg Wolitzer's 'The Female Persuasion'

Welcome to ‘What We’re Reading,’ Manqué’s book column. Occasionally timely, but never committedly so, we aim to dissect and occasionally recommend books both popular and overlooked. 850 more words


4 Reasons to Put a Book Down

UPDATE: I’ve finished Deep Work, 12 Rules for Life and Zeal Without Burnout. I also read Men of Courage and Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands… 548 more words


Laughing in Death

Paying homage to the dead who have written before me. Critiques of mankind and a cynical nature, a man I admired spat his truth in frustration. 18 more words

Micro Nonfiction

No. More. Plastic.: What You Can Do to Make a Difference by Martin Dorey

Rating: ★★★★

Genre: Nonfiction, environmentalism

Synopsis: We are at a critical stage in terms of climate change.  But what exactly can we do?  Martin Dorey, creator of the 2 Minute Solution, suggests various small ways in which we can change our lives. 183 more words

How to Manipulate Anyone into Loving You

I say this all the time: I am so grateful for the people who surround me. When I’m with these people I feel justified, challenged, and loved. 1,195 more words


Down The TBR Hole #15

Good hello, friends! Another start of the week, another Down The TBR Hole! I have a feeling there’s going to be a few to get ex-ed!! 272 more words