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Congrats to our dear friend Megan Marshall for winning the Pulitzer Prize for her biography of Margaret Fuller | http://www.pulitzer.org/citation/2014...
@nekocase @smapd Next favorite: Stephen Greenblatt, The Swerve. Nonfiction, but a thrilling read.
My editor says pre-orders are important. Please order my book now and you'll have my gratitude. http://www.amazon.com/Things-Little-B...
@after_dev @bill_easterly @yates_rob Of course health care should be publicly financed. Pls read my recent book The Price of Civilization.
By Roddy Doyle
By Jacqueline Novogratz
What does living a life of dignity mean to you?Our fav response on FB wins a copy of the Blue Sweater by @jnovogratz https://www.facebook.com/acumenfund?r...
@viewfromthecave @gdnglobaldevpro For me, like many others: 1. @robertklitgaard's classic Tropical Gangsters, 2. MK Gandhi's autobiography.
By Steven Levy
RT @shlomowiesen: @stevenlevy just finished In The Plex...all I can say is wow what a read! Now the only thing on my mind is that I have to…
By Michael Lewis
RT @meetthepress: WATCH: best-selling author Michael Lewis talks his new book "Flash Boys" on #MTP http://www.nbcnews.com/watch/meet-the...
Since you can't get enough Apple-Samsung, @recode posted a trial-related excerpt from @yukarikane's Haunted Empire. http://recode.net/2014/04/01/how-appl...
RT @joshuakeating: DC folks, I'm moderating what should be a fascinating panel on @madayo's new book "The Bright Continent" on March 27: ht…
By Daniel Suarez
RT @random_musings: Finished Daniel Suarez's "Daemon" & "Freedom TM". @timoreilly was right, they're well worth a read. And IMO also better…
RT @john_merrow: My final JCC "Conversation" is tomorrow night, @7:30 w/ @amandaripley, author of The Smartest Kids in the World. http://t.…
By Ursula Hegi
@reviveliberty no, I specifically said I felt the govt had gone to far in intrusions. I mentioned as an example the Patriot Act.
Meditation made @danbharris 10% Happier. Fascinating read, full of info. Check it out. We'll have more on @gma
Q2: How can mobile technology change the lives of girls and women? #investingirls #globalmoms
RT @michaelshermer: Profiles in Denial. My Wall Street Journal review of Will Storr's The Unpersuadables (Irving Monckton Sheldrake Mack) h…
By Khaled Hosseini
Kite Runner author Khaled Hosseini writes movingly about meeting @refugees in #Iraq http://www.independent.co.uk/news/wor... @independent #childrenofsyria
Radio interview posted: "Plato At The Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won't Go Away" By Rebecca Goldstein | WAMC http://wamc.org/post/plato-googleplex...
"The Myth of the Strong Leader: Political Leadership in the Modern Age" http://www.foreignaffairs.com/article... Legvold's review of: http://www.amazon.com/Myth-Strong-Lea...
By Nicholas D. Kristof
RT @randomizemewp: Audible Daily Deal – Half the Sky by Nicholas D. Kristof @nickkristof, Sheryl WuDunn (Narrated by Cassandra... http://t.…
By Khaled Hosseini
Join Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner author and UN refugee agency ambassador for our live Q&A on Weds 2 April at 4pm http://www.theguardian.com/global-dev...
By Gary J. Bass
Congrats to @gary__bass , Pulitzer finalist for his book Blood Telegram about US complicity in genocide in Bangladesh in 1971