The Lady's Handbook for Her Mysterious Illness

The Lady's Handbook for Her Mysterious IllnessSarah Ramey recounts the decade long saga of how a seemingly minor illness in her senior year of college turned into a prolonged and elusive condition that destroyed her health but that doctors couldn t diagnose or treat Worse, as they failed to cure her, they hinted that her devastating symptoms w



The Hot Hand: The Mystery and Science of Streaks

The Hot Hand: The Mystery and Science of StreaksFor decades, statisticians, social scientists, psychologists, and economists among them Nobel Prize winners have spent massive amounts of precious time thinking about whether streaks actually exist After all, a substantial number of decisions that we make in our everyday lives are quietly rooted


Pharma: Greed, Lies, and the Poisoning of America

Pharma: Greed, Lies, and the Poisoning of AmericaAward winning journalist and New York Times bestselling author Gerald Posner traces the heroes and villains of the trillion dollar a year pharmaceutical industry and uncovers how those once entrusted with improving life have often betrayed that ideal to corruption and reckless profiteering with dead



The End of October

The End of OctoberIn this riveting medical thriller from the Pulitzer Prize winner and best selling author Dr Henry Parsons, an unlikely but appealing hero, races to find the origins and cure of a mysterious new killer virus as it brings the world to its knees n nAt an internment camp in Indonesia, forty seven peop


Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley StartupThe full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of a multibillion dollar startup, by the prize winning journalist who first broke the story and pursued it to the end in the face of pressure and threats from the CEO and her lawyers n nIn 2014, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Ho


The Other Einstein

The Other EinsteinIn the tradition of The Paris Wife and Mrs Poe, The Other Einstein offers us a window into a brilliant, fascinating woman whose light was lost in Einstein s enormous shadow It is the story of Einstein s wife, a brilliant physicist in her own right, whose contribution to the special theory of relat


The Overstory

The OverstoryThe Overstory is a sweeping, impassioned work of activism and resistance that is also a stunning evocation of and paean to the natural world From the roots to the crown and back to the seeds, Richard Powers s twelfth novel unfolds in concentric rings of interlocking fables that range from anteb


Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams

Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and DreamsA New York Times bestseller The first sleep book by a leading scientific expert Professor Matthew Walker, Director of UC Berkeley s Sleep and Neuroimaging Lab reveals his groundbreaking exploration of sleep, explaining how we can harness its transformative power to change our lives for the better.Sl



Caffeine: How Caffeine Created the Modern World

Caffeine: How Caffeine Created the Modern WorldMichael Pollan, known for his best selling nonfiction audio, including The Omnivores Dilemma and How to Change Your Mind, conceived and wrote Caffeine How Caffeine Created the Modern World as an Audible Original In this controversial and exciting listen, Pollan explores caffeine s power as the mos


Unnatural Causes

Unnatural CausesAs the UK s top forensic pathologist, Dr Richard Shepherd has spent a lifetime uncovering the secrets of the dead When death is sudden or unexplained, it falls to Shepherd to establish the cause Each post mortem is a detective story in its own right and Shepherd has performed over 23,000 of them


The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women

The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Womenn The incredible true story of the women who fought America s Undark danger nThe Curies newly discovered element of radium makes gleaming headlines across the nation as the fresh face of beauty, and wonder drug of the medical community From body lotion to tonic water, the popular new element shine


The Tumor

The TumorJohn Grisham says THE TUMOR is the most important book he has ever written In this short book, he provides readers with a fictional account of how a real, new medical technology could revolutionize the future of medicine by curing with sound THE TUMOR follows the present day experience of the fic


The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy

The Fifth Risk: Undoing DemocracyThe morning after Trump was elected president, the people who ran the US Department of Energy waited to brief the administration s transition team on the agency it would soon be running Nobody appeared Across all departments the stories were the same Trump appointees were few and far between tho


Uncanny Valley: A Memoir

Uncanny Valley: A MemoirThe prescient, page turning account of a journey in Silicon Valley a defining memoir of our digital age n nIn her mid twenties, at the height of tech industry idealism, Anna Wiener stuck, broke, and looking for meaning in her work, like any good millennial left a job in book publishing for the promi


No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference

No One Is Too Small to Make a Differencen The groundbreaking speeches of Greta Thunberg, the young climate activist who has become the voice of a generation, including her historic address to the United Nations nIn August 2018 a fifteen year old Swedish girl, Greta Thunberg, decided not to go to school one day in order to protest the cli


Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future

Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic FutureElon Musk, the entrepreneur and innovator behind SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity, sold one of his internet companies, PayPal, for 1.5 billion Ashlee Vance captures the full spectacle and arc of the genius s life and work, from his tumultuous upbringing in South Africa and flight to the United States