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We Should All Be Feminists: A $.99 eShort from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

We Should All be Feminists, adapted from a 2012 Tedx Talk by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, addresses the modern feminist against the backdrop of today.

July 25, 2014

A Memoir of the Middle East: Kim Barker's The Taliban Shuffle

Kim Barker’s memoir of her time as a journalist in Kabul in the early aughts, The Taliban Shuffle: Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan, is simultaneously touching, hilarious, and smart.

July 18, 2014

5 Questions for Celebrity Emulator Rachel Bertsche

Rachel Bertsche, author of Jennifer, Gwyneth & Me, allowed us to pick her brain about her recently documented lifestyle-improvement quest, her next project, and Lady Gaga.

July 11, 2014

5 Great Public Typos from Drummond Moir's Just My Typo

Drummond Moir’s collection of the worst typos ever, Just My Typo, is filled with cringe-worthy, chuckle-inducing, forehead-smacking moments of mistakes with the written word. Here are just a few.

July 9, 2014

Searching for Solidity: Barbara Ehrenreich's Living With a Wild God

Barbara Ehrenreich’s memoir delves into a topic one might not expect from the author.

July 4, 2014

Something for Everyone: 10 New Reads for a Long Weekend

The Fourth of July is traditionally a time to gather with friends and family, fire up the barbecue, and celebrate our country's independence. That said, it's also your prerogative if you'd rather celebrate your independence by reading -- independently. If that's the case, we have you covered with ten brand-new books for fans of fiction, […]

July 2, 2014

Oh, William Tecumseh Sherman: We Hardly Knew Ye

Robert O’Connell’s new book, Fierce Patriot: The Tangled Lives of William Tecumseh Sherman, brings us closer than ever to the stories behind the legend.

June 27, 2014

Breaking the Fourth Wall: An Excerpt From Nikil Saval's Cubed

Nikil Saval chronicles the history of the work place and how it came to be the way it is -- and what it might become.

June 13, 2014

How to Create Like Pixar: An Insider's Guide

Ed Catmull, co-founder of Pixar and current president of Walt Disney Animation and Pixar Animation, shares an insider’s look at the studio – and how it came to be and succeed.

June 6, 2014

Get Hold of Yourself; Get 10% Happier

Television anchor Dan Harris rebounded from an on-air panic attack, found a new life in meditation, and finally shares the story.

May 30, 2014

7 Ways We Commonly Deceive Ourselves

Pulitzer Prize winner Joseph T. Hallinan, author of the new book Kidding Ourselves, outlines a few instances where we, as humans, are prone to self-deception.

May 23, 2014

Uncovering Sun Ra: Space Is the Place

John Szwed’s illuminating biography of Sun Ra, ‘one of the strangest artists that America has ever produced,’ is your chance to know the jazz poet.

May 21, 2014

The Snowden Files by Luke Harding: $1.99 eBook for a Limited Time

Regardless of where you stand on the story of Edward Snowden and the security breach at the National Security Agency, the facts are the facts -- and that's just what reporter Luke Harding offers in his book, The Snowden files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man.

May 16, 2014

How to Win By Not Trying: The Way of Wu-Wei

Thankfully for those of us who have ever choked, Edward Slingerland is here to point the way to possible answers via wu-wei.

April 23, 2014

Philip Roth With - and Versus - John Updike, by Adam Begley

Editor's Note: Adam Begley has just published a new biography of John Updike. He told Everyday eBook about Updike's friendship with and estrangement from another great American writer, Philip Roth. Here's what he said. The story of Updike's relationship with Philip Roth is a sad one. In some ways, they were perfect for each other. […]