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Riley Black on the end of the world and new beginnings

We spoke with science writer Riley Black about her new book that narrates the cataclysmic events around the end of the age of dinosaurs—and what came next.

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8 books by two-spirit authors

These eight books by authors who identify as two-spirit include poetry, fiction, and memoir, and express a variety of intersectional identities.

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7 books about the fight for reproductive rights

We've gathered these 7 books to help readers learn more about the history of abortion access in the USA and the movement for reproductive rights.

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Britt Wray on bringing emotions to bear on climate science

We spoke with researcher and science communicator Britt Wray, whose work focuses on climate anxiety—where the climate crisis and mental health intersect.

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The best books for maintaining good mental health

Books for better understanding and improving your mental health, whether you're suffering from anxiety or depression or stress from overthinking.

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8 challenging books about motherhood

Here are eight challenging books, including novels and memoirs, that get just how difficult and complicated motherhood—and having a mother—can be. 

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Stephanie Foo on writing and healing from trauma

Award-winning podcaster Stephanie Foo joined us to talk about her moving and informative book, What My Bones Know: A Memoir of Healing from Complex Trauma.

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More books on combating climate change

Books that make some ambitious calls for what needs to be done about climate change: from infrastructure and investment to ideology and ethics.

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8 essential books for earning a living as a writer

Millie Dinsdale of ProWritingAid.com recommends books for improving your writing and getting it into shape for paid publication.

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