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...
The Ingenious Mr. Pyke
: Inventor, Fugitive, Spy
The untold story of an enigmatic genius who changed warfare forever.
The Fly Trap
A mesmerizing memoir of extraordinary brilliance by an entomologist, The Fly Trap chronicles Fredrik Sjö...
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...
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