Bookmarks Ep 7: 5 Must-Read Books According to Harvard Professors!

Bookmarks Ep 7: 5 Must-Read Books According to Harvard Professors!

Business Insider recently asked a group of Harvard Professors which included Nobel laureates, scientists, economists, and Pulitzer Prize winners to share the single book they think students should read in 2018.

Roxanne tells us, “I love lists because it reminds me of what I should pay attention to.”

Harvard Recommended Books:

Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy

The Internationalists by Oona Hathaway and Scott Shapiro

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption by Bryan Stevenson

The Theory of Moral Sentiments by Adam Smith

Robot-Proof: Higher Education in the Age of Artificial Intelligence by Joseph E. Aoun

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Bookmarks Ep 6: Book News From Michelle Obama & Dolly Parton!

Bookmarks Ep 6: Book News From Michelle Obama & Dolly Parton!

Former FLOTUS Michelle Obama’s “deeply personal” memoir, Becoming drops this Fall! 

Roxanne also discusses country music legend Dolly Parton’s non-profit, Imagination Library which just celebrated a huge milestone!

Also, stay tuned for a sneak peek into our next episode featuring Amy Chua where she discusses her latest book, Political Tribes: Group Instinct and the Fate of Nations

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Bookmarks Ep 1: 3 Books to Fall in Love With This V-Day!

Bookmarks Ep 1: 3 Books to Fall in Love With This V-Day!

It’s Valentine’s Day and of course we think books are the perfect gift! So, for our first Bookmark Roxanne recommends some of the best books to read about love.

Also in today’s Bookmarks, we give you a sneak peek at this week’s interview with Daphne De Marneffe, the author or “The Rough Patch.”

Valentine’s Day Books in this episode:

The Lover by Marguerite Duras

Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Hourglass: Time, Memory Marriage by Dani Shapiro

An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

Origami Love Notes Kit

Still Me by Jojo Moyes

I Wrote This Book Because I love You: Essays by Tim Kreider

My Foolish Heart: A Pop-Up Book of Love by Nick Bantock

What to Do When Jane Knows Dick about Dating: If He Wants You, You Will Know It by Laura J. Wellington