STARRED REVIEW
May 2019

Great gifts for grads

Got a graduate in your life? Give the priceless gift of wisdom with one of these four books.
STARRED REVIEW

Great gifts for grads

May 2019
Got a graduate in your life? Give the priceless gift of wisdom with one of these four books.
STARRED REVIEW
May 2019

Great gifts for grads

May 2019
Got a graduate in your life? Give the priceless gift of wisdom with one of these four books.
STARRED REVIEW
May 2019

Great gifts for grads

Got a graduate in your life? Give the priceless gift of wisdom with one of these four books.
STARRED REVIEW
May 2019

Great gifts for grads

Got a graduate in your life? Give the priceless gift of wisdom with one of these four books.
May 2019

Great gifts for grads

Got a graduate in your life? Give the priceless gift of wisdom with one of these four books.
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With plenty of observations on success, love and health, The Algebra of Happiness offers concise, invaluable lessons on how to create a joy-filled life. Author and NYU professor Scott Galloway gives glimpses into his own experiences, like how he was initially rejected from UCLA but later wrote the admissions office, got accepted and then ended up founding nine firms and being named one of the “World’s 50 Best Business School Professors.” But that kind of success isn’t everything: “In the end,” Galloway concludes, “relationships are all that matter.”

For more on living well, you can’t go wrong with The Atlas of Happiness. Expanding on the hygge craze, happiness researcher Helen Russell takes readers on a world tour, presenting “a catalog of cultural customs” on living well. This attractive, intriguing book—chock-full of colorful illustrations and breezy, informative essays—will be enjoyed by all, young or old. 

Those who are college-bound may want to put How to College at the top of their summer reading list. This no-nonsense, comprehensive guide covers everything from term papers to roommates and on-campus health care. Author and professor Andrea Malkin Brenner knows the nitty-gritty, having created American University’s first-year experience course. This book is well-organized and packed with tips, illustrated charts and useful exercises.

The way to a college student’s heart is often through their stomach, and at some point cafeteria food is bound to get tiresome. Katie Sullivan Morford’s Prep is the perfect antidote, filled with plenty of basics and crystal-clear instructions. Recipes include dishes like Spicy Sweet Potato Rounds and Mix-in-the-Pan Applesauce Cake (with frosting!), while other chapters cover topics like “Fix a Killer Plate of Pasta” and “Turn a Pot of Beans Into a Meal.” This is a wonderful crash course in Cooking 101.

Prep: The Essential College Cookbook
By Katie Sullivan Morford
Roost

ISBN 9781611806106

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The Algebra of Happiness

The Algebra of Happiness

By Scott Galloway
Portfolio
ISBN 9780593084199
The Atlas of Happiness

The Atlas of Happiness

By Helen Russell
Running Press
ISBN 9780762467877
How to College

How to College

By Andrea Malkin Brenner & Lara Hope Schwartz
St. Martin's
ISBN 9781250225184
Prep: The Essential College Cookbook

Prep: The Essential College Cookbook

By Katie Sullivan Morford
Roost
ISBN 9781611806106

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