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The Desire to Know and Why Your Future Depends on It

By Ian Leslie
16-minute read
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Curious: The Desire to Know and Why Your Future Depends on It by Ian Leslie

Curious is all about one of the most fundamental forces for our success as well as our perception of the world around us: our curiosity. The book offers a unique look into how curiosity works, what you can do to nurture it and what sorts of behaviors stifle it.


  • Anyone who is interested in psychology
  • Anyone who works in a knowledge-based field
  • Anyone who is naturally inquisitive

Ian Leslie works as an advertiser as well as a writer on culture and politics in The Guardian and The New Statesman. In addition, he is the author of the critically acclaimed book Born Liars: Why We Can’t Live Without Deceit.

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