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Ted.com Recommended Reads

Description: Here’s a hefty list of TED speaker-recommended books for 2017, with all the diversity of titles and topics you might expect. No matter your mood, preference or occasion, we’ve got you covered.


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Category Title Author Date Added Action
When you’re in the mood for adventure The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World's Most Precious Manuscripts Joshua Hammer 06/30/2017
When you’re in the mood for adventure Love and Trouble: A Midlife Reckoning Claire Dederer 06/30/2017
When you’re in the mood for adventure The Book of Lost Things: A Novel John Connolly 06/30/2017
When you’re itching to go back to school Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries Kory Stamper 06/30/2017
When you’re itching to go back to school Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst Robert M. Sapolsky 06/30/2017
When you’re itching to go back to school Inferior: How Science Got Women Wrong-and the New Research That's Rewriting the Story Angela Saini 06/30/2017
When you’re itching to go back to school The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way Amanda Ripley 06/30/2017
When you’re itching to go back to school Placing Outer Space: An Earthly Ethnography of Other Worlds Lisa Messeri 06/30/2017
When you’re itching to go back to school The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds Michael Lewis 06/30/2017
When you’re itching to go back to school Democracy Reinvented: Participatory Budgeting and Civic Innovation in America (Innovative Governance in the 21st Century) Hollie Russon Gilman 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun Multiple Choice Alejandro Zambra and Megan Mcdowell 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel Amor Towles 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle that Set Them Free Héctor Tobar 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk: A Novel Kathleen Rooney 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun Version Control Dexter Palmer 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun The Phantom of the Opera Gaston Leroux and Dr John L. Flynn 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun The Ordering of Love Madeleine L'Engle 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun Another Great Day at Sea Geoff Dyer 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun LoveStar Andri Snaer Magnason and Victoria Cribb 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun Aimless Love Billy Collins 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun Horoscopes for the Dead Billy Collins 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun The Rain in Portugal: Poems Billy Collins 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun Caves of Steel Isaac Asimov 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun Youth Isaac Asimov 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun Only A Trillion Isaac Asimov 06/30/2017

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