Articles by: Josh Sorokach

NEW RELEASES

5 Incredible Revelations From Think Like A Freak

5 Incredible Revelations From Think Like A Freak

Would you like to learn how to think like a freak? Your instincts may have you leaning toward a hard no, but if you can ignore the term’s negative connotations, you may just find an illuminating new way of critical […]

by × May 23, 2014 ×

NONFICTION

7 Claims in Grain Brain That Will Blow You Away

7 Claims in Grain Brain That Will Blow You Away

Are carbs slowly destroying our brain? Renowned neurologist David Perlmutter thinks so, and he’d like to explain why in his comprehensive New York Times best seller, Grain Brain. While devouring this absorbing, 300-page nutritional odyssey, two points became abundantly clear: whoever […]

by × May 1, 2014 ×

HOLIDAYS

5 More Clever Ways to Trick Someone Into Buying You a Book

5 More Clever Ways to Trick Someone Into Buying You a Book

Literary subterfuge is not so much a skill as it is a delicate art. When it comes to receiving the book you want, nay, the book you deserve, leaving it up to chance is a fool’s errand. Fear not, intrepid […]

by × December 20, 2013 ×

MALCOLM GLADWELL

Gift Guides: 7 Books for People Who Love Malcolm Gladwell

Gift Guides: 7 Books for People Who Love Malcolm Gladwell

Throughout the holiday season, we’re gathering books that make the perfect gifts for everyone on your list—from your mother and the teen in your life to your foodie friend and the coworker who loves Harry Potter. Need more ideas? Check out all of […]

by × November 14, 2013 ×

MALCOLM GLADWELL

5 More Incredibly Counterintuitive Statements from Malcolm Gladwell’s David and Goliath

5 More Incredibly Counterintuitive Statements from Malcolm Gladwell’s David and Goliath

John Steinbeck once wrote “Bring new eyes to a world or even new lenses, and presto—new world.” Malcolm Gladwell wants to challenge you to see a new world. In his latest book, David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of […]

by × October 17, 2013 ×

INTERVIEWS

Exclusive Interview with Donald Driver, Author of Driven

Exclusive Interview with Donald Driver, Author of Driven

Donald Driver has lived an extraordinary life. In his new book, the Super Bowl champ and Dancing with the Stars winner details his remarkable battle with one of life’s most challenging opponents: adversity. I had the opportunity to speak with […]

by × September 30, 2013 ×

DEBUT NOVELS

7 Funny Quotations from Jack Handey’s The Stench of Honolulu

7 Funny Quotations from Jack Handey’s The Stench of Honolulu

The name Jack Handey may resonate with you. Fans of Saturday Night Live may associate the author with “Deep Thoughts,” the subversive slice-of-life vignettes that were a popular staple of the program throughout the 90s. Others might recognize the name […]

by × August 7, 2013 ×

5 CLASSICS I'VE NEVER READ

The 5 Books On My Prison Reading List

The 5 Books On My Prison Reading List

The addictive new program Orange is the New Black, based on the 2011 memoir by Piper Kerman, humanizes the setting of a women’s correctional facility. It’s easy to binge watch this “guilty fish-out-of-water” series and wonder, How would I react […]

by × July 30, 2013 ×

BOOKS YOU NEED TO READ

The 5 Books I’ve Reread the Most

The 5 Books I’ve Reread the Most

In an ideal world, I would reread all of the books I consumed during my formative years in high school. I’d find new layers and previously undiscovered insights and marvel at just how much I’ve grown intellectually. The only problem—and […]

by × July 19, 2013 ×