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13 Irresistible Novels and Books with Numbers in Their Titles
What is it about novels and nonfiction books with numbers, countdowns, days and deadlines in their titles? Just seeing one makes us want to grab them and dive in. Which, we suppose, is the whole idea. Why are books with numbers in their titles so strangely irresistible? We've got some thoughts on that. And just for fun, we rounded up a list of terrific novels and nonfiction books with a specific number of days in their titles. Don't be surprised if one catches your eye and demands to be read. And be prepared to learn - as the song says - what a difference a day makes.
The 30 Best Novels Set on a Boarding School or College Campus
Autumn and back to school season are upon us, and that always makes us want to curl up with a great book that's set in the groves of academe. 'Cause who doesn't love a great mystery, romance or literary fiction set on a boarding school or college campus right about now? If you're similarly inclined, our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of the 30 best novels set on a college or boarding school campus for those who love books with a back to school vibe. We all got in on the fun here, so we're pretty sure that no matter what kind of read you love best, you'll find some new ideas here. Boojah!
What are the Best Movies Set on a College Campus?
We're going back to school with a movie marathon of films featuring faculty, freshmen, fall, football, great sweaters and hard-earned wisdom. Our expert on all things cinematic, Abbie Martin Greenbaum, has curated a list of the best new and classic movies set on a college, boarding school or graduate school campus, all of which are perfect for a movie marathon with a back to school theme.
What are the Best Novels and Books about Work and Office Life?
After two full years of #WFH, the politics and little irritations of office life aren't looking so bad now, are they? With Labor Day approaching and lots of employers insisting that people come back the office at least three days a week as soon as the start of September, this seems as good a time as any to reflect on the literature of work and life at the office. If your RTO date is right after Labor Day - or if you're already back - here are some of the best literary depictions of life at the office, and nonfiction books about work as a creative, a waiter, and more. It's our take on the best novels for those seeking a great book set at work to read before sliding back into the fray.
The 21 Best TV and Streaming Shows right now About Office Life
Come on, you can admit it. #WFH was kinda fun at first - sweatpants (or no pants), lots of time with the pandemic puppy and no commute. But that thrill has long since faded, and now some people are actually back in the office.  For those facing a Labor Day mandate to return to the office for at least three days a week, cheer up. All those things that used to drive you batty about the office - the bad coffee, the bad jokes - will still be there. But the things that you've been nostalgic for will also be there. You know, the gossip, the free food and the camaraderie. To get you into the return to work headspace, and in honor of Labor Day, our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of the best network television (TV), cable and streaming shows - both drama and comedy - about office life. 
Innovative New Take on Mozart’s Requiem this week in New York
Acclaimed choreographer Kyle Abraham has crafted many profound and memorable dances throughout his career. Seeing one of his works can be a truly transformative experience. And now's your chance. This week for 3 nights only, Kyle Abraham and his dance company, A.I.M. will be at Lincoln Center for the New York premiere of Requiem: Fire in the Air of the Earth. It's an innovative new take on Mozart's classic work Requiem in D Minor. And it breathes new life into the centuries-old piece. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum shares highlights of Abraham's storied career, and previews what makes this work so special.
The Joffrey Ballet Crafts a Special Pride Tribute in New York
Summer dance festivals are one of the highlights of the season, and we can't get enough of them. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum shares the highlights from the Joffrey Ballet's June 2022 visit to New York City for a special Pride Month tribute, Bubble Gum Pop, and gives us a preview of the company's 2022-23 ballet season in Chicago.
Luxury Culture Events: Top 25 on the Calendar in August 2022
Our Luxury Calendar provides a comprehensive overview of the top events unfolding around the world every month. Some are micro-luxuries (like a really good book) and others are on a grand, epic scale. Personally, if schedules and money were no object, and we could do anything we’d like, here are our top picks for what to do: the 25 best luxury events and experiences in the world in August 2022. Consider it your luxury events calendar of the can’t-miss events in fashion, art, music, sports, travel and culinary arts in the month of August 2022.
August 2022 Horoscope and Love Guide for Every Zodiac Sign
New month, new opportunities!  What are the predictions for the month of June 2022 for every sign of the zodiac? As you launch into August, look to the stars and see how to win the month with surprising insights. Expert astrologer Remy Ramirez shares her predictions on what to expect this month for every sign of the zodiac in her August 2022 monthly horoscopes and guides for life and love.
The 5 Most Important Members-only Private Clubs in New York City
As the COVID-19 fog dissipates, and the power brokers reengage with the city after having hunkered down in the Hamptons for most of the past two years, what's the same? And what's different? Well, one element that has returned to Gotham is the private club (not to be confused with the speakeasy, which is also back). Members-only private social clubs are hot in NYC again, and here are the 5 most important names to know, including Zero Bond, NeueHouse and Casa Cipriani.
Emancipation Fantasies Exposed at Met Using One Famous Sculpture
At Fictions of Emancipation: Carpeaux Recast at the Met, a famous sculpture is used as the starting point for an exhibit focused on the fantasies of Western artists about slavery and freedom. For anyone earnestly seeking to understand how slavery, emancipation and the inner lives of the Black Diaspora have been portrayed in Western art, this is a must-see exhibit. And in case you can't get there, we're sharing our photos and thoughts from a recent visit.
Paul Taylor Dance Company Performs Brilliant New Work in NYC
Summer dance festivals are one of the highlights of the season, and we can't get enough of them. But not all of them are held in a bucolic outdoor setting (looking at you, Jacob's Pillow). In fact, one of the best performances we've seen so far this summer was in Manhattan, inside a charming theater perfect for dance: the Joyce. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum shares her perspectives as the Paul Taylor Dance Company performed its brilliant new works in NYC at the Joyce Theater. Spoiler alert: it was a thrilling, gorgeous and uplifting series of dances that left us filled with joy.
July 2022 Horoscope and Love Guide for Every Zodiac Sign
New month, new opportunities!  What are the predictions for the month of June 2022 for every sign of the zodiac? As you launch into March, look to the stars and see how to win the month with surprising insights. Expert astrologer Remy Ramirez shares her predictions on what to expect this month for every sign of the zodiac in her July 2022 monthly horoscopes and guides for life and love.
Luxury Culture Events: Top 25 on the Calendar in July 2022
Our Luxury Calendar provides a comprehensive overview of the top events unfolding around the world every month. Some are micro-luxuries (like a really good book) and others are on a grand, epic scale. Personally, if schedules and money were no object, and we could do anything we’d like, here are our top picks for the best luxury calendar events and experiences in the world in July 2022. Consider it your luxury calendar of the can’t-miss events in fashion, art, music, sports, travel and culinary arts in this month of July.
Epic Beauty and Human Struggle at Vital Winslow Homer at the Met
When we go to a museum, what are we hoping to experience? Awe? Escape? A jolt of energy? Or perhaps a sense of deeper understanding. A feeling of connection with the past. Maybe even a glimpse of the future. At a recent visit to the Met, we made a spontaneous detour to see an exhibit that we normally would have passed by. And we felt all of these things. If you can, you should definitely see this one for yourself (and if not, we're sharing photos): there's epic beauty and human struggle on display at the vital Winslow Homer Crosscurrents exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum (aka the Met) in New York City.
Poignant Patriotism is on View at the Stunning 2022 Whitney Biennial
Every edition of the Whitney Museum's biannual survey of American art is a moment to pause and consider the state of the nation. So, where are we right now? Well, this is a hard time to be in America for many people. And the strains and complexities of what it means to be in this difficult national moment are on full display at this year's Whitney Biennial. In an emotional and provocative exhibit of work by American artists, this year's Biennial poses simple questions with complicated answers. And it reminds us that the American journey is one filled with both darkness and light. Here's what to know, our review, and our favorite photos of the highlights and poignant patriotism on view at the stunning 2022 Whitney Biennial in New York City.
The 34 Best New Novels and Non-Fiction Books to Buy in July 2022
New month, new books! Book Light is our Dandelion Chandelier curated list of the most-anticipated new book releases every month, and next up is July 2022. So what are the best new new novels, poetry and essay collections, memoirs and other non-fiction books to read coming out in July 2022? Our intrepid team has been exploring and here’s what we found: 21 new book releases coming soon that we cannot wait to read.
The 21 Best New Novels and Non-Fiction Books of August 2022
New month, new books! Book Light is our Dandelion Chandelier curated list of the most-anticipated new book releases every month, and next up is August 2022. So what are the best new new novels, poetry and essay collections, memoirs and other non-fiction books to read coming out in August 2022? Our intrepid team has been exploring and here’s what we found: 21 new book releases coming soon that we cannot wait to read.

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