Category Nonfiction

Book review: Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer

Title: Moonwalking with Einstein The Art and Science of Remembering Everything Author: Joshua Foer ISBN: 9780143120537 Pages: 320 Release Date: February 28, 2012 Publisher: Penguin Books Genre: Science, Personal Growth, Memoir An instant bestseller that is poised to become a classic, Moonwalking with Einstein recounts Joshua Foer’s yearlong quest to improve his memory under the […]

Book review: Another Day in the Death of America by Gary Younge

Title: Another Day in the Death of America Author: Gary Younge ISBN: 9781783351015 Pages: 320 Release Date: September 29, 2016 Publisher: Faber & Faber Genre: Sociology, True Crime Saturday, November 23rd, 2013. It was just another day in America; an unremarkable Saturday on which ten children and teens were killed by gunfire. The youngest was […]

Book review: Ghostland by Colin Dickey

Title: Ghostland An American History in Haunted Places Author: Colin Dickey ISBN: 9781101980194 Pages: 336 Release Date: October 4, 2016 Publisher: Viking Genre: History, Paranormal Colin Dickey is on the trail of America’s ghosts. Crammed into old houses and hotels, abandoned prisons and empty hospitals, the spirits that linger continue to capture our collective imagination, […]

Book Review: I Contain Multitudes by Ed Yong

Title: I Contain Multitudes The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life Author: Ed Yong ISBN: 9780062368621 Pages: 368 Release Date: August 9, 2016 Publisher: Ecco Genre: Science, Medicine – Microbiology Joining the ranks of popular science classics like The Botany of Desire and The Selfish Gene, a groundbreaking, wondrously informative, and vastly […]