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  • Summer Reads: 8 Beach Books to Put On Your List

    May 22, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Summer Reads: 8 Beach Books to Put On Your List

    From page-turning mysteries and feel-good tales to sci-fi adventure and sweeping family dramas, there’s something for everyone in our Summer Reads roundup. ...

  • Reading Checkup: 9 Must-Read Books for Nurses

    May 15, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Reading Checkup: 9 Must-Read Books for Nurses

    From your bedside table to your bedside manner, check out these must-read books for nurses and nursing students, as recommended by Nurse Keith...

  • Summer Vacation Ideas to Fit Your Personality and Passions

    May 7, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Summer Vacation Ideas to Fit Your Personality and Passions

    Go beyond sightseeing and selfies with these summer vacation ideas and backpacking trips by personality type, hobbies, and major. ...

  • Books for Mom: 9 Passion-Perfect Ideas for Mother’s Day

    Apr 29, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Books for Mom: 9 Passion-Perfect Ideas for Mother’s Day

    Need Mother's Day gift ideas? From mysteries and Pulitzer winners to cookbooks and memoirs, we’ve rounded 9 passion-perfect books for mom...

  • Happy Shakespeare Day! 9 Words You Can Thank the Bard For

    Apr 23, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Happy Shakespeare Day! 9 Words You Can Thank the Bard For

    Moonbeam, bandit, tranquil, lackluster, and more than 1,700 others – all care of the Bard. And today being Shakespeare Day, we rounded up a few more of our favorite bon mots!...

  • 7 Easy Ways to Go Green for Earth Day

    Apr 20, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    7 Easy Ways to Go Green for Earth Day

    Up your green quotient for Earth Day with these 7 eco-friendly pledges...

  • 9 Page-Turning Books to Read On Vacation

    Mar 12, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    9 Page-Turning Books to Read On Vacation

    Whether you’re off to sit on the beach this week, cozy up in the ski lodge, or just to hang out with Fido and the ‘rents, you’re going to need some book recommendations for your spring break reading list. Herein, our roundup of books to read on vacation...

  • Veg Out: The Case for Meatless Monday

    Mar 6, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Veg Out: The Case for Meatless Monday

    Your health, the environment, animal welfare, your wallet – there are more than a few good reasons to mix vegetarian recipes into cooking rotation. Meatless Monday is the perfect place to start, says dietician Emily Kelley-Brown...

  • 6 Last-Minute Spring Break Ideas

    Mar 5, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    6 Last-Minute Spring Break Ideas

    Whether you want sand in your toes, skis under foot, or wind in your hair, there’s a last-minute spring break idea out there for you. ...

  • True Romance: Dating Advice from a Millenial Matchmaker

    Feb 9, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    True Romance: Dating Advice from a Millenial Matchmaker

    Dating is hard. It can be awkward and frustrating and anxiety-inducing. We caught up with dating expert Nancy Slotnick for some pointers on being more assertive, reading between the email lines, and creating your online dating profile. ...

  • Young Adult Books: They’re Not Just for Young Adults

    Feb 4, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Young Adult Books: They’re Not Just for Young Adults

    We picked some of our favorites young adult books – perfect for downtime Sunday reading, a feel-good pick me up, maybe even a life lesson or two. ...

  • Floor It: 8 Easy Pilates Moves You Can Do Anywhere

    Jan 28, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Floor It: 8 Easy Pilates Moves You Can Do Anywhere

    Looking for a new workout to keep up with your fitness resolution? This Pilates routine makes for an easy at-home or dorm room workout. ...

  • 14 Books Every Law Student Should Read

    Jan 22, 2015 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    14 Books Every Law Student Should Read

    The LSAT review books are behind you and your tattered copy of “Black’s Law Dictionary” never leaves your side. So what other books should be on your law school shelf? 14 books every law student should read...

  • Read the Book First: This Year’s Top Movies Based on Books

    Dec 19, 2014 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Read the Book First: This Year’s Top Movies Based on Books

    With the recently announced Golden Globe nominations and the soon-to-follow Oscars nods, movie-going season is in full swing. In keeping with a long-held Hollywood tradition, many of this year’s top offerings are movies based on books, memoirs, and biographies. We’ve rounded up the best of best. ...

  • Just Desserts: Easy Holiday Cookie, Candy & Dessert Recipes

    Dec 12, 2014 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Just Desserts: Easy Holiday Cookie, Candy & Dessert Recipes

    It’s the time of the year to indulge. In cookies, in fudge, in any sort of sweet treat you desire. To sate your sweet tooth, and maybe cross a few people off your list, we rounded up 10 easy dessert recipes, perfect for parties, gifting, or “just because.”...

  • Focus In and Chill Out Study Music Playlist

    Dec 3, 2014 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Focus In and Chill Out Study Music Playlist

    Working on that big term paper or studying for your final exams? Load up our “Focus In & Chill Out” study music playlist and hit the books...

  • 7 Classic Books to Read Over the Holidays

    Dec 1, 2014 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    7 Classic Books to Read Over the Holidays

    Need inspiration, escape, or humor this holiday? You’re in luck - this round-up of classic books has all three. From romantic fantasies and high comedy to uplifting storylines and aspirational characters, there’s a feel-good option for everyone. And we promise – no essay required! ...

  • 10 Winter Fashion Essentials: Keep Warm & Keep In Style

    Nov 14, 2014 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    10 Winter Fashion Essentials: Keep Warm & Keep In Style

    The hats and gloves are out of storage – and you’re going to need a lot of cute things to go with them. That means refreshing your winter fashion wardrobe with cold-weather essentials that don't sacrifice on style. ...

  • The 25 Minute Dorm Room Workout

    Nov 7, 2014 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    The 25 Minute Dorm Room Workout

    Get into shape with this quick 25 minute workout in the dorm, at home, or on the go. No equipment required, no excuses allowed!...

  • Easy College Meals and Dining Hall Hacks

    Nov 5, 2014 • Textbooks.com • College LifeRead More »
    Easy College Meals and Dining Hall Hacks

    A plain ol’ grilled cheese? Pasta with red sauce and a slice of bread? Grilled chicken over steamed broccoli? Not with Priya Krishna's dining hall hacks by your side. ...