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Haroun and the Sea of Stories by Salman Rushdie: Forget any preconceptions you may have about Salman Rushdie and the controversy that has swirled around his million-dollar head. You should instead know that he is one of the best contemporary writers of fables and parables, from any culture. This is a delightful tale about a storyteller who loses his skill and his struggle against mysterious forces. #Books #Salman_Rushdie

How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm: And Other Adventures in Parenting (from Argentina to Tanzania and everywhere in between) by Mei-Ling Hopgood #Books #Parenting #Global_Cultures

The Blessing of a B Minus: Using Jewish Teachings to Raise Resilient Teenagers by Wendy Mogel: '“We’re supposed to be raising our children to leave us,...They must develop self-reliance and resourcefulness and resilience, which is a challenge, because we must allow our children to make mistakes.” This is enormously hard for American parents to do...' #Parenting

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46 Brilliant Short Novels You Can Read In A Day

46 Brilliant Short Novels You Can Read In A Day. http://www.buzzfeed.com/danieldalton/short-reads?utm_term=You+can+get+a+great+read+completed+in+less+than+24+hours