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  • Top 10 Best Books About the Great Depression in 2020

    Top 10 Best Books About the Great Depression in 2020

    The Great Depression was arguably one of the most harrowing points of American history. Learning about such a crisis can shed light on future economic problems and ensure that we don't make the same mistakes again. There is much to learn from this historical period and how it has shaped the world and left its mark.To learn more about this era, we have compiled a list of our top 10 best books regarding the Great Depression. Start with our number one book, The Great Depression by Robert S. McElvaine. This entry point lays out the economic struggles leading up to the Great Depression and includes personal accounts of the people who have been most affected by the crisis. Read on to see our other top picks and learn how to choose the right book for you!
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  • Top 10 Best Yoga Books in 2020 (Sadhguru, Swami Vivekananda, and More)

    Top 10 Best Yoga Books in 2020 (Sadhguru, Swami Vivekananda, and More)

    Whether you are looking to improve the performance of your physical body, find some inner peace, elevate your consciousness, develop a spiritual practice or achieve ultimate union with the divine, yoga is a pursuit that can reap unlimited benefits. It's not necessary to move to India to receive authentic yoga instruction! But sadly, there are many sources that are overly commercial, highly watered-down, or misleading. That’s why we have researched the best yoga books available for those just getting started or who wish to take their practice to the next level. We found that the best source of pure yoga being offered in English today is Sadhguru’s Inner Engineering. The author embraces the entirety of yogic science at its essence and makes it digestible to a wider audience no matter what level of practice they are on. Check out the other great books in our top 10 list, and use our buying guide to help choose the best one for you.
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  • Top 10 Best Books About Autism in 2020 (John Elder Robison, Steve Silberman, and More)

    Top 10 Best Books About Autism in 2020 (John Elder Robison, Steve Silberman, and More)

    In the autism community, there is a saying that if you have met one autistic person, well, you have met only one autistic person! There is great diversity within the autism spectrum, meaning each individual is still unique in their own way. Learning about autism and hearing from autistic people can help you broaden your understanding of the topic. So, we researched the best 10 books about autism! Begin with our top pick, Uniquely Human by Barry M. Prizant. This is a great entry point as it shows readers from the get-go that autism is human and is not something to be "fixed" but understood. Check out our buying guide, too, for extra tips on choosing the best book for you.
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  • Top 10 Best Christmas Horror Movies in 2020 (Joe Dante, Bob Clark, and More)

    Top 10 Best Christmas Horror Movies in 2020 (Joe Dante, Bob Clark, and More)

    When the weather outside is frightful, there's nothing like snuggling up with hot cocoa and watching a Christmas movie. Why not spice it up with a Christmas horror flick?  Christmas might be known for gifts and joy, yet somehow the pursuit of a perfect family holiday can easily turn into a horror story!Whether you want to get a good scare or laugh at holiday-themed monsters, there's a Christmas horror movie for everyone. We've found 10 Christmas horror movies that are holiday staples for horror fans all over America. Our top choice is Gremlins. It's a family-friendly, satirical horror-comedy about how cute little pets turn into murderous monsters. For more of our favorites, please read on! Check out our buying guide for some tips on selecting the perfect movie, too.
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  • Top 10 Best Christmas Albums in 2020 (Nat King Cole, Mariah Carey, and More)

    Top 10 Best Christmas Albums in 2020 (Nat King Cole, Mariah Carey, and More)

    Christmas music has a special magic. Whether you're cozying up by a crackling fire or hosting a holiday gathering, putting on a Christmas album adds instant cheer. You probably even have favorite albums you return to year after year, but maybe you're looking for fresh tunes for a holiday party or just want to see what else is out there. The world of Christmas music is wide and wonderful, and it's never a bad time to expand your collection. Our number one pick is the classic A Charlie Brown Christmas by the Vince Guaraldi Trio. Full of jazzy Christmas standards and original songs, this album is warm, energetic, and comforting. It can take you on a wintry adventure or easily meld into the background to create a festive ambiance. See our other picks below for some more classic (and not-so-classic) picks. And if you're having trouble choosing an album, check out our buying guide for tips!
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  • Top 10 Best Christmas Romantic Comedies in 2020 (Rob Reiner, Richard Curtis, and More)

    Top 10 Best Christmas Romantic Comedies in 2020 (Rob Reiner, Richard Curtis, and More)

    The holidays are coming up! It's time to get ready for some time off and to spend more time inside the house cuddled with a blanket. Watching Christmas movies is always a great idea for these occasions, and well, sometimes you want to add a little romance to it. Romantic comedies are great for those times when you're looking for light feel-good entertainment. In that spirit, we created a buying guide to help you choose a great flick, and a list of the 10 best funny romantic movies to watch this holiday season. Love Actually made first place because of its smart script, touching performances, and its stellar cast. Keep reading to learn about the other nine great romcoms to watch this winter. 
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  • Top 10 Best Pie Cookbooks in 2020 (America's Test Kitchen, Martha Stewart, and More)

    Top 10 Best Pie Cookbooks in 2020 (America's Test Kitchen, Martha Stewart, and More)

    Mmmmm... pie. One of the best things in this world is a warm slice. If only you knew how to make a pie, right? Well, luckily for you, a pie cookbook is something you won't have to look far and wide for. However, of all the pie cookbooks out there, how do you know which one is best for you?Lucky or you, we came up with our own top 10 list of the best pie cookbooks out there. Topping it is Saura Madani's Easy as Pie, which gives you delicious pie recipes for every season. Read the rest of our list to find more great pie cookbooks. And make sure you check our buyer's guide for tips on how to find the right cookbook so you can make those delicious pies you're dreaming of!
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  • Top 10 Best LGBTQ+ Memoirs in 2020 (Sarah McBride, Jacob Tobia, and More)

    Top 10 Best LGBTQ+ Memoirs in 2020 (Sarah McBride, Jacob Tobia, and More)

    Struggling to find oneself has always been a challenge. Many of us are hesitant to be ourselves because we are afraid that we will not be accepted for who we truly are. The members of the LGBTQ+ know this better than most. They face the threat of isolation, humiliation, and abuse simply for being born a certain way. However, overcoming these obstacles makes them more resilient than most, and we can learn a lot about being human from their inspirational stories.We realize we are not alone through stories. So, whether you are part of the LGBTQ+ community, an ally, or perhaps feeling a bit lost and alone, we recommend looking into the memoirs of the LGBTQ+ community. Discover that there are many ways to love in our top pick: All Boys Aren’t Blue by George M. Johnson. This memoir is a series of essays by George Johnson, an LGBTQ+ activist, which sends a message of reassurance to both the LGBTQ+ community and people of color.
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  • Top 10 Best Animated Christmas Movies in 2020 (Robert Zemeckis, Henry Selick, and More)

    Top 10 Best Animated Christmas Movies in 2020 (Robert Zemeckis, Henry Selick, and More)

    Christmas is the perfect time to stay indoors and watch a good movie. With the nights growing darker and colder, it's a perfect time to gather around the television and watch a festive movie together. Animated movies can provide entertainment for the entire family, and there are tons of animated Christmas movies to choose from.We chose The Polar Express by director Robert Zemeckis as our favorite due to its innovative animation style and the story's depth. We've chosen another nine animated Christmas movies for you, so no matter what you or your family likes, there's bound to be a movie for you! Check out our buying guide, too, for some useful tips.
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  • Top 10 Best LGBTQ+ History Books in 2020 (Lillian Faderman, Michael Bronski, and More)

    Top 10 Best LGBTQ+ History Books in 2020 (Lillian Faderman, Michael Bronski, and More)

    For hundreds of years, the LGBTQ+ community has struggled against prejudice. Marginalized, persecuted, and shamed for being who they are, the LGBTQ+ community is fighting for a safer world where they can love who they love. The history of this community shows the transformative power of unity and acceptance in the face of discrimination. Love should not be bound by conventions that society has set, and love is always deserved and needed by everyone.Whether you are a member of the community, an ally, or simply curious about a broader scope of history, we recommend looking into the rich history of the LGBTQ+ community. We suggest beginning with We Are Everywhere by Matthew Riemer and Leighton Brown. It serves as a general history of the community with beautiful photographs, which makes it a great entry point to curious readers. Keep reading for the rest of our favorites, and check out our buying guide for extra information on choosing an excellent LGBTQ+ history book.
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