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Boring Books for Bedtime Readings to Help You Sleep

Sharon Handy

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Boring Books for Bedtime is a weekly sleep podcast in which we calmly, quietly read something rather boring to help silence the brain chatter keeping you awake. Think Galileo, Aristotle, Emerson, and whoever wrote the 1897 Sears Catalog—mostly nonfiction, mostly old, and a perfect blend of vaguely-but-not-too interesting If you're on Team Sleepless, lie back, take a deep breath, and let us read you to rest.
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Let’s return to the sleepy sands of Egypt and finish our exploration of religious architecture, with symbolic temples, towering obelisks, and shrines that held...puppets, apparently? Who knew!

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Read "Manual of Egyptian Archaeology” at Project Gutenberg:

https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/14400

Music: "Exit Exit,” by PCIII, licensed under CC BY

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Let’s relax and sleep with more from this bucolic delight, and learn about managing our traction engine, getting out of life’s inevitable ditches, and the qualities of a good grease.

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Read "Farm Engines and How to Run them” at Project Gutenberg:

https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/43867

Music: "Exit Exit,” by PCIII, licensed under CC BY

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Let’s relax with more sleepy studies of the birds of eastern North America, and discover our author’s surprisingly ardent admiration of the bobwhite, which is admittedly adorable.

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Read "Bird Biographies” at Project Gutenberg: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/59880

Music: "Ocean Tapping" by PC III, licensed under CC BY

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This week we learn the apiary arts from the Father of American Beekeeping. It’s all about treating your bees with kindness and respect, which is just good advice for life, really.

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Read "The Hive and the Honey Bee" at Project Gutenberg: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/24583

Music: "earth 2 earth" by PC III, licensed under CC BY

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This evening, let's relax to the life of the Roman Emperor Claudius, immortalized as both a genius and an unstable imbecile unfit for any duty whatsoever, proving that nothing in politics ever changes.

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Read "The Lives of the Twelve Caesars: Claudius" at Project Gutenberg:

http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/6390

Music: "earth 2 earth," by PCIII (freemusicarchive.org), is licensed under CC BY

All Boring Books for Bedtime readings are taken from works in the public domain. If you'd like to suggest a copyright-free reading for soft-spoken relaxation to help you overcome insomnia, anxiety and other sleep issues, send a recommendation on Twitter, on our website, or on Patreon. I'd love to hear from you!

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Let's rest, relax and sleep with this lovely discourse about drawing. Which is mostly about art theory for the entire hour, if I'm honest. Mr. Speed was slow to get to the actual "drawing" part.

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Read "The Practice and Science of Drawing" at Project Gutenberg: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/14264

Music: “Cosmic Tingles” by Lee Rosevere, licensed under CC BY-NC http://leerosevere.bandcamp.com

All Boring Books for Bedtime readings are taken from works in the public domain. If you'd like to suggest a copyright-free reading for soft-spoken relaxation to help you overcome insomnia, anxiety and other sleep issues, I'd love to hear from you!

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Tonight, let's ride the relaxing waves of history and float through the history of the British Navy. From wee hide coracles to the sea-faring dragons of the Vikings, it's a lovely shanty of sleep.

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Read "The British Navy Book" at Project Gutenberg: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/41677

Music: "Ocean Tapping" by PCIII (freemusicarchive.org), licensed under CC BY

All Boring Books for Bedtime readings are taken from works in the public domain. If you'd like to suggest a copyright-free reading for soft-spoken relaxation to help you overcome insomnia, anxiety and other sleep issues, send a recommendation on Twitter, on our website, or on Patreon. I'd love to hear from you!

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