Book Hunters in Brief #148: Feeling Stressed Out? Maybe Book Hunters Can Help.

Are you stressed out? Of course you are, and you have every right to be, what with the most contentious presidential election in living memory reaching new depths with each passing day, the daily litany of violence we humans seem so perversely bent on inflicting upon one another, the natural disasters that come along at regular intervals to remind us that any control we think we have is illusory, and the endless news crawl of large and small tragedies that serve only to make us feel just a smidgen worse about ourselves for complaining about inconsequential things like traffic and the slowness of the overwhelmed barista with our pumpkin spice latte.

Book Hunters has come up with a list of books that we hope will take the edge off, at least for a little while.

Yearlong Reading

Summer reading may be over, but that doesn’t mean that you have to stop reading.  Make time for reading throughout the year.  Reading for just a few minutes a day reduces stress, and reading before bedtime is a great way to unwind before going to sleep. 

Pac-Man vs. Productivity

If you've visited Google today, you've seen the new interactive logo celebrating the 30th anniversary of Pac-Man.  The logo is a fully functional game based on the original - complete with original sounds and a mind-numbing 255 levels.  Have you been pulled into it?  Is it keeping you from working?  No worries!  Take back some of your
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