Culture Street

TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less). TED stands for Technology, Entertainment and Design and covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 100 languages. Speakers often recommend books and we have selected five of our favourites.

You Might Also Like

Books

Don't Let Me Go by Susan Lewis

By Sophia Whitfield

On April 15, 2013

Books

Elizabeth Lowrie wants the last word after the success of Elizabeth Gilbert's Eat, Pray, Love

We all recognise the name Elizabeth Gilbert. She took us on a journey of self discovery as she declared the end of her marriage and went travelling to find solace...

On March 30, 2015

Books

Random House to Publish Former PM Julia Gillard’s Memoir

Today Random House Australia announced that they had secured the global publishing rights to the memoir of Julia Gillard, the former Prime Minister of Australia, to be published in October...

On September 25, 2013
 

Books

Stephen Pym, children's book illustrator, selects Five Books of Influence

Stephen Pym lives in Sydney with his wife Anna and son Daniel. He has a Palaoebiology degree with honours in Wildlife Illustration and has worked for many years in natural resource management. 

On April 9, 2013

Books

Winter Solstice

This is the first book I have read by Rosamunde Pilcher. As it often comes up on Christmas lists I decided to make it my festive read.

On January 4, 2016

Books

J.K. Rowling's Fantastic Beasts Screenplay to be Published

Little Brown has announced that they will be publishing the screenplay for Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find them in November, just after the release of the film starring Eddie...

On April 27, 2016
 
Copyright © 2012 - 2019 Culture Street
Contact: info@culturestreet.com.au