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What is the book "Everybody Lies" about? Seth Stephens-Davidowitz dedicated himself to big data after his research on racism in modern society for the New York Times. During the study, he discovered something that was impossible 20 years ago: the Internet is full of big data that can show us...
Spy the Lie: Former CIA Officers Teach You How to Detect Deception by Philip Houston, Michael Floyd, and‎ Susan Carnicero
What is the book "Spy the Lie" about? We all sometimes doubt the sincerity of people around us, especially of people who have a significant influence on our lives. Will the boss give you a long-promised promotion or will he postpone his decision? Are your spouse and close ones are...
If You're So Smart, Why Aren't You Happy? by Raj Raghunathan
What is the book "If You're So Smart, Why Aren't You Happy?" about? According to Raj Raghunathan, the first step in the long process of writing this book was a meeting with his old friend after having been apart for many years. They recalled the past, their rebellious youth, the...
Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J. D. Vance
What is the book "Hillbilly Elegy" about? Hillbillies are descendants of the Scottish and Irish who immigrated to America in the 18 century and settled in the Appalachians. “Hill-folk” is Scottish for a specific group of people, who live by their own rules. Since the Civil War, they have been...
What is the book "The 5 Second Rule" about? So how does "The 5 Second Rule" work? According to Mel Robbins, it teaches us self-control and productivity, helps us to forget our uncertainty and make our dreams come true. It’s used to achieve confidence in ourselves, our ideas and capabilities,...
What is the book ‘Dangerous Personalities’ about? The book is based on Joe Navarro’s personal experience as an FBI profiler. It tells us about potentially dangerous personalities and shows us how to avoid meeting them and if it is impossible, it will help us to resist them. Joe Navarro classified dangerous...
Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers by Timothy Ferriss
What is the book "Tool of Titans" about? The book is a kind of answers to questions, which Timothy Ferriss asks during his show or in the private conversations. They are divided thematically into 3 parts: “Healthy”, “Wealthy” and “Wise”. Ferriss chose these 3 directions as he was good enough...
What is the book "The State of Affairs" about? Esther Perel as a psychotherapist listened to a huge number of stories of cheated and deceiving spouses. Adultery is traumatizing, the pain from it is terrible and the public condemnation is for sure. A lot of doctors and lawyers, who execute...
What is the book "The Power of Moments" about? There are defining moments in our lives, the moments that we’ll always remember. They might seem random: for one person a defining moment could be the first time they’ve met their loved one, for another it could be the time they’ve met a...
Book Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams by Matthew Walker
What is the book 'Why We Sleep' about? Any living being needs a healthy sleep. Meanwhile, few of us have the opportunity to get enough sleep: we get up on an alarm clock, hardly leaving the bed, and even a cup of morning coffee does not always help to wake up....