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Karlie Elizabeth Kloss is an American fashion model. When she was just 17, Vogue Paris declared her one of the "top 30 models of the 2000s". On the runway, she is known for her "panther"-like walk. Kloss was a Victoria's Secret Angel from 2013 until 2015; she resigned to study at New York University.
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The Ride of a Lifetime
Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company
Robert Iger - Sep 23, 2019
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A grand vision defined: The CEO of Disney, one of Time's most influential people of 2019, shares the ideas and values he embraced to reinvent one of the most beloved companies in the world and inspire the people who bring the magic to life.Robert Iger became CEO of The Walt Disney Company in 2005, during a difficult time. Competition was more inten...
Karlie Kloss
Nov 24, 2019
I really admire Bob Iger and his opinions.     source
Sapiens
A Brief History of Humankind
Yuval Noah Harari - May 15, 2018 (first published in 2011)
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100,000 years ago, at least six human species inhabited the earth. Today there is just one. Us. Homo sapiens. How did our species succeed in the battle for dominance? Why did our foraging ancestors come together to create cities and kingdoms? How did we come to believe in gods, nations and human rights; to trust money, books and laws; and to be ens...
Karlie Kloss
Oct 23, 2018
It’s an amazing book on the beginning of humanity. It’s scientific but also philosophical. It’s written by Yuval Noah Harari. I heard him speak and it’s fascinating. It’s about humanity and how we came to be. It’s a book that I carried around for a while but it’s like 500 pages.     source
The Sleep Revolution
Transforming Your Life, One Night at a Time
Arianna Huffington - Apr 04, 2017 (first published in 2016)
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We are in the midst of a sleep deprivation crisis, writes Arianna Huffington, the co-founder and editor in chief of The Huffington Post. And this has profound consequences – on our health, our job performance, our relationships and our happiness.What is needed, she boldly asserts, is nothing short of a sleep revolution. Only by renewing our relatio...
Karlie Kloss
Apr 15, 2016
Loving @ariannahuff's new read... filled with fascinating facts about the importance of sleep for the body & mind 🕉     source
Oscar
The Style Inspiration and Life of Oscar De LA Renta (French Edition)
Sarah Mower - Apr 01, 2002
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An illustrated story of the life and art of one of the most important fashion designers in America. After forty years in the glamour business, Oscar de la Renta remains a vital name in both American fashion and Paris Haute Couture--a style-setter who has dressed famous beauties from Marisa Berenson to Kate Moss, Vanessa Redgrave to Sarah Jessica Pa...
Karlie Kloss
Mar 20, 2014
Gorgeous book.     source
Very Classy
Even More Exceptional Advice for the Extremely Modern Lady
Derek Blasberg - Oct 13, 2011
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Derek Blasberg is back with more brilliant commentary on what makes a lady truly classy. With all the razor-sharp insights of Classy plus new, never-before-seen pages packed with Derek's signature wit and timeless tips, VeryClassy is the best - and the only - resource for the up-to-the minute, modern young woman. Today's fast-maturing youth cultur...
Karlie Kloss
Aug 12, 2012
“Only on page 50 and already obsessed with @DerekBlasberg's Very Classy. I think every young girl should be required to read this.” I AGREE!     source
More Than Enough
Claiming Space for Who You Are (No Matter What They Say)
Elaine Welteroth - Apr 28, 2020
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INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER WINNER OF THE 2020 NAACP IMAGE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING LITERARY WORK -- BIOGRAPHY/AUTOBIOGRAPHY NOW OPTIONED FOR DEVELOPMENT AS A TV SERIES BY PARAMOUNT TELEVISION STUDIOS AND ANONYMOUS CONTENT"The millennial Becoming . . . Inspiring and empowering." --Entertainment Weekly "An essential read for women in the workplac...
Karlie Kloss
“Elaine Welteroth has written the ultimate guide for how to come into your own, on your own terms. Packed with honesty and warmth, More Than Enough is a must read for women of all ages and walks of life.”     source
A Woman Makes a Plan
Advice for a Lifetime of Adventure, Beauty, and Success
Maye Musk - Dec 31, 2019
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"Warm, honest and true-- A Woman Makes A Plan is full of insight as well as a good dose of humor, offering readers a lifetime of hard-won advice." --Diane Von Furstenberg The international supermodel shares personal stories and lessons learned from a life of "living dangerously--carefully" Maye Musk is a fashionable, charming, jet-setting supermode...
Karlie Kloss
I have long admired Maye Musk as both a model and a woman. She has inspired so many throughout her career, and her invaluable wisdom and insight come to life on each page of this book.     source
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The Four Agreements
A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom
Don Miguel Ruiz - Jul 10, 2018 (first published in 1997)
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In The Four Agreements, bestselling author don Miguel Ruiz reveals the source of self-limiting beliefs that rob us of joy and create needless suffering. Based on ancient Toltec wisdom, The Four Agreements offer a powerful code of conduct that can rapidly transform our lives to a new experience of freedom, true happiness, and love.   A New York Time...
Karlie Kloss
I just think it’s got a lot of great principles and ideas.     source
My Life on the Road
Gloria Steinem - Aug 23, 2016 (first published in 2015)
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - ONE OF O: THE OPRAH MAGAZINE'S TEN FAVORITE BOOKS OF THE YEAR - NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Harper's Bazaar - St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Publishers Weekly Gloria Steinem--writer, activist, organizer, and inspiring leader--now tells a story she has never told before, a candid account of her life as a travele...
Karlie Kloss
Not only does this book depict the author's commitment to feminism and fighting for women’s rights, but it also shows us the value of listening to and learning from others.     source
A Curious Mind
The Secret to a Bigger Life
Brian Grazer - Apr 26, 2016 (first published in 2014)
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#1 New York Times bestselling author and Oscar–winning producer Brian Grazer has written a brilliantly entertaining and eye-opening exploration of curiosity and the life-changing effects it can have on every person’s life.From Academy Award–winning producer Brian Grazer, New York Times bestseller A Curious Mind offers a brilliant peek into the “cur...
Karlie Kloss
Showed me that curiosity is not only a mindset, but it’s universal.     source