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Gretchen Rubin on Working With Yourself to Become Happier

The author/blogger/podcaster discusses the importance of identifying your temperaments in her new book Better Than Before.

Jan. 29 2016 3:43 PMAaron Swartz and an Open Internet for AllJustin Peters talks about his new book, The Idealist, with Slate’s Josh Levin.
Jan. 15 2016 7:00 AMDavid Gregory Asks How’s Your Faith?The former Meet the Press host chronicles his spiritual journey in a new memoir.
Dec. 28 2015 11:59 AMPolitics & Prose’s Best of 2015Ta-Nehisi Coates, Larissa MacFarquhar, and Viet Thanh Nguyen discuss their acclaimed books in this compilation.
Dec. 11 2015 11:21 AMJon Meacham Discusses His George H.W. Bush Biography, Destiny and Power
Nov. 27 2015 7:38 AMYotam Ottolenghi Discusses His New Book, Nopi: The Cookbook
Nov. 13 2015 2:01 PMAnthony Marra on Love, Family, and the USSR
Oct. 23 2015 9:52 AMRobert Reich Talks Capitalism for the MassesThe former secretary of labor covers economic disparity in Saving Capitalism.
Oct. 9 2015 12:06 PMEscape From North KoreaHuman rights activist Yeonmi Park details her journey in In Order to Live.
Sept. 25 2015 11:37 AMPhysician Damon Tweedy on His Memoir, Black Man in a White Coat
Sept. 11 2015 10:35 AMThe Modern Legacy of Henry KissingerAuthor Greg Grandin profiles the controversial diplomat in Kissinger’s Shadow.
Aug. 28 2015 11:57 AMPolice Violence in the Wake of KatrinaRonnie Greene exposes NOLA brutality in Shots on the Bridge.
Aug. 14 2015 10:51 AMNaomi Klein on Environmental Crisis and Economic Inequality
July 31 2015 10:45 AMWilliam Finnegan’s Obsessive Wave-ChasingThe New Yorker writer reminisces about surfing in Barbarian Days.
July 17 2015 12:57 PMMasha Gessen Profiles the Boston Marathon Bombers
June 26 2015 10:17 AMThe Quest for Shakespeare’s First FolioAndrea Mays discusses her new book at Politics & Prose.
Jan. 22 2016 2:26 PMEddie S. Glaude Jr. Discusses His New Book, Democracy in Black
Jan. 8 2016 10:06 AMIsabel Allende Discusses Her New Book, The Japanese Lover
Dec. 18 2015 10:49 AMAmy Ellis Nutt Discusses Her New Book, Becoming Nicole
Dec. 4 2015 11:26 AMGloria Steinem’s Trailblazing OriginsThe social activist and icon discusses her new memoir, My Life on the Road, with Rep. Maxine Waters.
Nov. 20 2015 1:51 PMDrew Barrymore on the Sunny Side of LifeThe actress opens up about family, career, and a rocky past in her new memoir Wildflower.
Oct. 30 2015 8:49 AMJenny Lawson on Life With Mental Illness in Furiously Happy“The Bloggess” talks about living with depression and anxiety.
Oct. 16 2015 12:36 PMMarlon James on A Brief History of Seven KillingsThe 2015 Man Booker Prize winner discusses his novel.
Oct. 2 2015 11:27 AMLauren Groff Investigates a Marriage in Fates and FuriesThe best-selling novelist and recent National Book Award nominee discusses love and fiction.
Sept. 18 2015 1:49 PMClaire McCaskill Talks Life in PoliticsThe native Missourian discusses campaign strategy, election years, and her memoir Plenty Ladylike.
Sept. 4 2015 9:45 AMBoots Riley Talks Social Politics, Hip-Hop, and Goes A Capella
Aug. 21 2015 10:18 AMThe Great Fight for Voting RightsAri Berman illuminates the struggle in his new book, Give Us the Ballot.
Aug. 7 2015 10:58 AMExploring Food Culture in a Taxicab, From Buenos Aires to New YorkLayne Mosler lets her stomach be her guide in Driving Hungry, a culinary memoir.
July 24 2015 10:42 AMDon Winslow on Creating El Chapo’s Fictional CounterpartThe author of Savages discusses his new book, The Cartel, at Politics & Prose.
July 10 2015 9:36 AMDavid Hoffman’s Real-Life Cold War Thriller
June 23 2015 11:06 AMDolen Perkins-Valdez Explores Post–Civil War Life in BalmThe author of Wench discusses her new novel at Politics & Prose.