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"Roots Of Empathy" by Ashoka Fellow Mary Gordon

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Mary Gordon ~ Roots of Empathy for Children of All Ages

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The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary (P.S.) by Simon Winchester So boring, but I read it anyway for book club.

I love to read books of all kinds in my free time. Reading often makes me feel relaxed and I think it is a great hobby to have, and it also increases my vocabulary.

26 Very Important Nonfiction Books You Should Be Reading I don't normally do a lot of non-fiction, but some of these look really interesting.

"32 books that will actually change your life." A great go-to list when searching for a new book.

"Microfranchising: How Social Entrepreneurs Are Building a New Road to Development" by Nick Sireau, Ashoka UK Fellow

"on empathy and the origins of cruelty." a compelling study about a lack of empathy being the root of all "evil," and how a lack of empathy allows some humans to treat others as objects.

mary boleyn: the mistress of kings • alison weir

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"Handheld computers for doctors" by Mohammad Al-Ubaydli, Ashoka UK Fellow

This is amazing and terrifying at the same time... Fahrenheit 451 book design

Flannery O’Connor fan? @JoshACorman recommends reading#LayItonMyHeart by @angelapneuman! @BookRiot @HMHbooks "I can’t pay any work of fiction a higher compliment than to say that it reminds me of Flannery O’ Connor’s work. That’s exactly what Angela Pneuman’s first novel did…. This is a gritty, powerful book.” -Josh Corman, Book Riot

Teaching Empathy by bringing a baby into the classrooms of young children.

Book of the Week: Silence by Lemniscates