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Top 6 Books to Improve Students Knowledge Acquisition

Top 6 Books to Improve Students Knowledge Acquisition

Books that teach how to improve students knowledge acquisition are unique because they’re essentially teaching readers to learn ‘how to learn’. If you want that, then you should check out this list of the best knowledge acquisition books.

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8 Best Books About Love By Canadian Authors

8 Best Books About Love By Canadian Authors

Canadian authors aren’t exactly known for writing the best books above love. That isn’t to say that they haven’t produced any. The period when we did see some truly great works of literature created was in the second half of the 20th century.

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Imagination And Why Reading Makes You More Creative

Imagination And Why Reading Makes You More Creative

Of all the benefits of reading, the fact that reading makes you more creative, is one of the most rewarding benefits. We don’t really sit down and read a novel just to develop our imagination and be more creative. Most of us read to escape this world.

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5 Essential Humanism Books You Should Read

5 Essential Humanism Books You Should Read

philosophical thoughtWhat is Humanism? Humanism is defined as: "a rationalist outlook or system of thought attaching prime importance to human rather than divine or supernatural matters." Humanists are people who believe in the scientific method as a way of...

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10 Benefits Of Reading Over Watching TV

10 Benefits Of Reading Over Watching TV

We have long believed in the benefits of reading over watching TV. Yet for many people, watching TV is their go-to activity for relaxation and entertainment, leaving little time to read books. But what benefits are you missing out on by not reading?

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Have You Read These Great Fantasy Books?

Have You Read These Great Fantasy Books?

Sometimes we worry about running out of great fantasy books because we read faster than authors can write. Other days we think we will never read all the new awesome fantasy series that are being published. These great fantasy books should be on your list to read.

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Awesome Australian Authors to Read

Awesome Australian Authors to Read

Read our short book reviews of some awesome Australian Authors. Australian authors write some excellent books - its all that sunshine down under.  Each year Aussie Authors (and a few international ones)  are celebrated in May by the Australian Book Industry...

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Romance Writers Awards – RITA Awards part 2

Romance Writers Awards – RITA Awards part 2

There are so many genres included in the general category of 'Romance' books.  We very are confident you will find something to enjoy reading these reviews of the awarding winning books in the 2017 RITA Awards by the Romance Writers of America. The award is named...

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7 Books About Ancient Civilizations

7 Books About Ancient Civilizations

Ancient Civilizations are simply fascinating. Some, such as the Roman Empire, achieved heights that we have arguably yet to reach. All without the internet, modern plumbing and medicine. This list of short book reviews covers the Ancient Aztecs, Eyptians, Incas and...

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Successful Authors Teach at Young Writers Workshop 2018

Successful Authors Teach at Young Writers Workshop 2018

Alpha, the premier Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Workshop for Young Writers is going to be on again in 2018. Applications are now open for this years summer writing workshop July 25 – August 5 2018 to be held at University of Pittsburgh’s Greensburg Campus. This...

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Romance Writers Award Winning Books

Romance Writers Award Winning Books

The Romance Writers of America gather once per year to award writers in a range of categories for the best romance books.  The 2018 RITA Awards are already closed for judging.  With the list of finalists due out next month, we thought we'd take a trip back to last...

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Popular Philosophy Books to Power 2018

Popular Philosophy Books to Power 2018

At this time of year we all practice popular philosophy whether we realize it or not. We question the meaning of life with another year gone, and then ponder we want to achieve in the coming year.  We make solemn New Years Resolutions that typically, sadly, last about...

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Top Technology Books for 2018

Top Technology Books for 2018

Keep up to date with top technology with these books on disruptive and key technologies and the people behind them. From Steve Jobs (that we all know) to hackers ethics.  From the invention of the microchip (someone invented that?) to Andy Grove (who? Intel, thats...

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Best Humor Books of 2017

Best Humor Books of 2017

This list has been voted as the best Humor books of 2017 by the GoodReads readership.  We all love a funny story.  Laughter is healing and uplifting.  These funny memoirs or commentaries on life will definitely hit the funny bone.  From fast talking girls, to a...

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Best Romance books 2017

Best Romance books 2017

Each year GoodReads conducts a survey of the best books in each genre. If you wanted to vote, sadly its too late. The decisions have been made. We review the top 10 best romance books shortlisted for this years Award so you can find something romantic to gift, buy or...

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Top 10 Mystery Books 2017

Top 10 Mystery Books 2017

We review the Top 10 Mystery Books as voted by GoodReads readers for 2017. Mystery books are popular with many readers as they stretch the mind and intrigue the brain no matter what 'universe' they are set in. Mystery books come in all shapes and sizes from...

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Books for Entrepreneurs – Get Started in 2018

Books for Entrepreneurs – Get Started in 2018

With 2018 coming up very fast, we thought we'd review some books for entrepreneurs to get you started in 2018 faster. These inspiring stories teach valuable lessons for all entrepreneurs. They also make fantastic Christmas presents for the Entrepreneur in your life....

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