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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 your idea of a vacation is stepping into another’s life The Light of the World Elizabeth Alexander 06/30/2017
When you’re plotting to conquer the world The Element Ken Robinson and Lou Aronica 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 Only A Trillion Isaac Asimov 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun Youth Isaac Asimov 06/30/2017
When you want to understand what’s going on in the world The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood 06/30/2017
When you want to understand what’s going on in the world The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood 06/30/2017
When you want to understand what’s going on in the world Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity Katherine Boo 06/30/2017
When your kids are restless A Great and Terrible Beauty Libba Bray 06/30/2017
When your kids are restless A Great and Terrible Beauty Libba Bray 06/30/2017
When you’re plotting to conquer the world Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds Adrienne Maree Brown 06/30/2017
When you want to understand what’s going on in the world Kindred Octavia E. Butler 06/30/2017
When you want useful information The China Study: The Most Comprehensive Study of Nutrition Ever Conducted and the Startling Implications for Diet, Weight Loss and Long-Term Health T. Colin Campbell 06/30/2017
When you want to learn from the past Alexander Hamilton Ron Chernow 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 want useful information The Nature of Investing: Resilient Investment Strategies through Biomimicry Katherine Collins 06/30/2017
When you’re unable to get to a museum Broad Strokes (in That Order) Bridget Quinn and Lisa Congdon 06/30/2017
When you’re in the mood for adventure The Book of Lost Things John Connolly 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun LoveStar Andri Snaer Magnason and Victoria Cribb 06/30/2017
When you’re in the mood for adventure Love and Trouble Claire Dederer 06/30/2017
When you’re prepping for a picnic, BBQ or houseguests The Flavor Bible Andrew Dornenburg and Karen Page 06/30/2017
When you’re plotting to conquer the world Mindset: The New Psychology of Success Carol S. Dweck 06/30/2017
When you’re lying in the sun Another Great Day at Sea Geoff Dyer 06/30/2017

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