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Barnes & Noble said that sales of books related to anxiety are on the upswing.

Barnes & Noble says books about anxiety are trending because ‘we may be living in an anxious nation’

Barnes & Noble said that sales of books related to anxiety are on the upswing. Sales are up 26% year-over-year compared to last June, implying people are looking for solutions for dealing with anxiety.

A National Geographic photographer’s new book shows how stunning animals in the Arctic and Antarctic really are

Paul Nicklen has captured the stark beauty of the Arctic and Antarctic as a photographer for years. In his new book, "Born to Ice," Nicklen showcases photos that he says convey the surreal beauty and magic of these extraordinary and endangered ecosystems.
It sometimes feels like the 2016 presidential election never ended.

The 13 best books about the 2016 presidential election

The 2016 presidential election was one of the most controversial in American history. Many are still trying to understand what happened in the 2016 election, and more importantly, how we came to the result. See below for a list of the 13 best books about the 2016 presidential election.
Wall Streeters are reading everything from political non-fiction to Cold War thrillers this summer.

22 books Wall Streeters think everyone should read this summer

Wall Streeters are having trouble putting down political novels and thrillers this summer. Check out which books Wall Streeters are recommending everyone read.
Barack Obama advised his daughter Malia to read some of these books before she enrolled at Harvard.

17 books Barack Obama thinks everyone should read this summer

Former Pres. Barack Obama is a prolific reader. It's a tradition for him to make a summer reading list each year. This year, his book recommendations focused on African literature.
Bill Nye thinks you should read Hillbilly Elegy.

15 books famous scientists think you should read

The books scientists recommend include fantasy like Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings," nonfiction like J.D. Vance's "Hillbilly Elegy," and seminal works of political theory like Plato's "The Republic."
SpaceX founder Elon Musk listens at a press conference following the first launch of a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, U.S., February 6, 2018.

12 books Elon Musk thinks everyone should read

Elon Musk says that reading books is crucial to his amazing success. If you want to read like Elon, here's a good list to get started.
Sergey Brin, pictured, and Larry Page gave Conrad a commanding role at Verily.

‘Oh my God, this is a sexual harassment claim waiting to happen’: Early Google insiders describe Sergey Brin as a company ‘playboy&#...

Brin "was known for getting his fingers caught in the cookie jar with employees that worked for the company in the masseuse room," Charlie Ayers, a former executive chef for Google, said in a new book about the company, according to an excerpt published by Vanity Fair. "He got around."
Seth Klarman, president and CEO of the The Baupost Group

An unauthorized copy of an investing bible that Wall Streeters pay thousands of dollars for was up for grabs on Kindle for $9.99

A Kindle copy of "Margin of Safety," written by the billionaire value investor and hedge fund manager Seth Klarman, briefly sold for $9.99. Hard copies of the out-of-print book, which is considered a bible of value investing, sell for thousands of dollars.
Marc Andreessen of Andreessen Horowitz.

These are the books that early Facebook investor Marc Andreessen thinks everyone should read right now

Silicon Valley investor and prolific tweeter Marc Andreessen is back on Twitter with a new avatar and a summer reading list. His book recommendations range from "Chasing Hillary" to "Thinking In Bets" to "Slugfest."