Rebel Book Log

Regular roundup of our books, meets & community action.

Book Themes / Books / Paradise / The Awakened Ape

Happy 5th, Rebel Book Club!

RBC Team / June 2, 2020
Book Themes / Paradise / Questions of Modern Spirituality / Rebel Book Club presents...

Rebel Book Club presents… Questions of Modern Spirituality

Book Themes / Books / Musings / Paradise / The Awakened Ape

Finding Paradise in Living with Intention

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May 2020: What’s happening this month?

How is spirituality changing in today’s world? What does the idea of paradise, heaven or peace look like to you? And how might we go about finding it?  🗓️ What’s on this month? What’s On?When?Where?Q+A with Nir Eyal author of Hooked + IndistractableTues 12th May @ 1.30pm (BST)Instagram Live Questions of Modern SpiritualityQ+A with… –…

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Rebel Book Club x Midnight in Chernobyl ft. Dr. Dame Sue Ion

April 2020: ResilienceRebel Book: #60Book: Midnight in Chernobyl by Adam HigginbothamMeetup: Hop In – Virtual Event SpaceFuel: White Russian (Cocktails From Your Cupboard by Mix + Muddle) Rebel Book Club April 2020 Vote We’ve just closed out another action packed month at Rebel Book Club. For April 2020, we set the theme of Resilience. Initially…

Rebel Book Club presents Rand Fishkin

Entrepreneurship in a Crisis with Rand Fishkin + friends

Introducing the first instalment of our brand new events series, Rebel Book Club presents… How can we best use entrepreneurial skills to solve our own business and career challenges as we navigate a changed world? As well as resilience (April’s theme), empathy, creativity, resourcefulness, and optimism are often associated with successful modern entrepreneurship. It’s clear…

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RBC: The Lockdown Edition

How we’ve adapted Rebel Book Club 30th April 2020 Dear Rebels, This is an update about the changes we’ve made over the last few weeks. We began this community because we wanted to help curious people start and finish non-fiction books that would challenge them to put their learnings into action, together with others. 5…

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New Power Case Study: Wooden Overcoats

After some struggle to focus in the midst of global choas in March, we invited podcast producer + RBC friend Andy Goddard into our Rebel Book Pub, to refocus ourselves on our March book ‘New Power’ by Henry Timms + Jeremy Heimans. This time in the context of media and podcasting. Andy is one of…

Interview with Jeremy Heimans

Interview with Jeremy Heimans, co-author of New Power

March 2020: Power ShiftsRebel Book: #59Book: New Powerby Henry Timms + Jeremy HeimansMeetup: First 100% Remote Meet + interview with Jeremy HeimansFuel: Cocktails from your Cupboard by Mix + Muddle Many new things came our way in March 2020, notably we found ourselves in a global pandemic and in lockdown across our Rebel Book Club…

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Reading in the time of Corona

A Letter from Ben + Ben. 13th March 2020 Dear Rebels, Many of you will be going through a mixture of feelings right now; concern around the health and well-being of friends, family and vulnerable communities you care about. Maybe even your own. Anxiety around your work, finances and future career. Fear around what’s going…

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Ethical and Sustainable Fashion in Oxford – Where to Shop?

Rebel Book Club is a non-fiction book club with 1000+ members across 7 cities. For February’s theme ‘Fast Fashion’, we read the eye-opening book Fashionopolis by Dana Thomas. As part of our club’s mission to put our learnings into action, we have created sustainable fashion guides for our Rebel Cities. This is our guide to…

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Sustainable Fashion in Bristol – Where to Shop?

Rebel Book Club is a non-fiction book club with 1000+ members across 7 cities. For February’s theme ‘Fast Fashion’, we read the eye-opening book Fashionopolis by Dana Thomas. As part of our club’s mission to put our learnings into action, we have created sustainable fashion guides for our Rebel Cities. This is our guide to…

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How starting a book club accelerated my reading habits by 600%

It was a bad habit. One tap on amazon and bang there it was on my kindle or my doormat the next day. I’d fleetingly read a review or even just a crunching blurb and my key words, curiosities or aspirations had slapped me round the face and before I’d considered a sensible swipe-by it…