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Brain Pickings Gets Made for Flipboard

Maria Popova is one of the Internet’s finest hunter-gatherers. Powered by a curious mind and a deep appreciation for creativity, Popova’s Brain Pickings covers anything and everything that could be classified under “interestingness”—in other words, fascinating stuff that makes you … Continue reading

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On the Red Couch with Author James Dashner

Sci-fi author James Dashner wanted to be a writer since he was a kid but decided to try his “backup plan” — finance accounting — first. It gave him a foothold from which he took baby steps toward his dream … Continue reading

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On the Red Couch with Author Margaret Atwood

The Guardian calls the writer Margaret Atwood “literature’s digital doyenne.” The author of more than 40 books of fiction, poetry and critical essays, she’s a prolific Tweeter, with over 400,000 followers. Her fans engage her daily in online conversations about … Continue reading

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On the Red Couch with Author Gretchen Rubin

It\’s been four years since author Gretchen Rubin published The Happiness Project, a book in which she studies happiness and methodically imbues as much of it as possible into her life. Is she still glowing from that euphoric year? What … Continue reading

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Bookworms, Rejoice! Apple’s iBookstore Comes to Flipboard

Today, Flipboard welcomes a new category, Books, powered by 25 new sections containing the most popular books from Apple\’s iBookstore. Reflecting as many genres as there are sections, it\’s like browsing in a bookstore, right from your Flipboard. Whether you\’re … Continue reading

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