Five Science Fiction Book Recommendations for Readers Who Don’t Like Science Fiction

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I don’t know about you but when it comes to books I rarely discriminate. Whether they are published last year or a hundred years ago or if they are 700 or 70 pages long, I just don’t care, but I have to admit I sometimes avoid certain genres. No use in denying it. We all do it. And that’s okay. Sometimes we need a little help with venturing into an unknown genre and I am here to help you with one!

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Science fiction is a scary one. The books are huge, the universes complex, and the science brutal. For some, space really is the final frontier, and when I try recommending something involving distant planets I get the response “I don’t really like SF”. Then I give them the look I give to people who say they don’t like puppies. What do you mean you don’t like puppies… I mean…

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Don’t Believe Everything You Think: 10 Irrational Beliefs That Need To Be Questioned

I don’t particularly like lists, especially those which profess some psychological insight.  That said, Albert Ellis, a behavioural psychologist who founded Rational Emotive Therapy, came up with a list that I found useful as reminders to disengage and not take beliefs so seriously. It covers a wide range of human experiences and… Source: Don’t Believe Everything You […]

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How Realizing It’s Not All About You Can Enable You to Do Some Amazing Things…

Those who are best at what they do, whether they’re in the arts, sports, or medicine, tend to be the best because they understand that their work is “bigger” than them. Like those people, your unique talents exist to add value to the world — not stroke your own ego. The best way… Source: How Realizing It’s Not […]

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