Do No Harm
: Stories of Life, Death, and Brain Surgery
An unforgettable insight into the countless human dramas that take place in a busy modern hospital, and a ...
Simon Sebag Montefiore
The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world's surface for three...
All Tomorrow's Parties
: A Memoir
In his intimate, entertaining, and heartfelt memoir, Spillman narrates a colorful, music-filled coming-of-age ...
H is for Hawk
Winner of the 2015 BookBrowse Nonfiction Award
Obsession, madness, memory, myth, and history combine to achieve...
Girl in the Dark
: A Memoir
Haunting, lyrical, unforgettable, Girl in the Dark is a brave new memoir of a life without light.
The Invention of Nature
: Alexander von Humboldt's New World
The acclaimed author of Founding Gardeners reveals the forgotten life of Alexander von Humboldt, the visionary...
Dr. Mütter's Marvels
: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine
Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz
A mesmerizing biography of the brilliant and eccentric medical innovator who revolutionized American surgery ...
Full results are for members only - but you can cross-reference more than one theme by using the buttons in the right column. Explore the many benefits of membership here.
The reviewer of each book decides which categories it belongs in - but we're only human, mistakes happen. If you see a book that you think is in the wrong place, tell us