Best Sellers: Medicine, February 20, 2014

July 2013 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

Big Science Titles from Tim Flannery, Michio Kaku, & More | Barbara’s Picks, Feb. 2014, Pt. 4

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Ferreira, Pedro G. The Perfect Theory: A Century of Geniuses and the Battle Over General Relativity. Houghton Harcourt. Feb. 2014. 304p. ISBN 9780547554891. $28; ebk. ISBN 9780547554907. SCIENCE Oxford astrophysicist Ferreira writes for trade as well as academic publications and frequently appears on the BBC, so we can trust him to write limpidly about a […]

Science & Technology Reviews | March 15, 2013

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Reviews of Michael Pollan’s Cooked, Buzz Aldrin & Leonard David’s Mission to Mars, and Brian B. Hoffman’s Adrenaline, plus a full list of science & technology reviews in the Mar. 15 issue.

Science & Technology Reviews | December 2012

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Reviews of Margaret Roach’s The Backyard Parables, Andrzej Szczeklik’s Kore, and Best Food Writing 2012, plus a full list of science and technology reviews from the Dec. issue.

African American Perspectives for Black History Month | November 1, 2012

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Fiction and nonfiction titles to consider for Black History Month in February.

Best Sellers: Medicine, October 18, 2012

December 2011 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

Nonfiction Previews, Feb. 2013, Pt. 4: Animals, Food, and the Arts

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Arnot, Bob. The Aztec Diet. Morrow. Feb. 2013. 304p. ISBN 9780062124050. $25.99. HEALTH/DIET What has eight times the omega-3s of salmon, six times more calcium than milk, three times more iron than spinach, 15 times more magnesium than broccoli, four times more selenium than flax, and five grams of fiber in just 70 calories? The […]

Mother Nature’s Pharmacy: Folk Remedies | Collection Development

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Mother Nature’s Pharmacy: Folk Remedies | Collection Development

Nonfiction Previews, November 2012, Pt. 1: Deirdre Bair, Oliver Sacks, John Updike

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Nonfiction Previews, November 2012, Pt. 1: Deirdre Bair, Oliver Sacks, John Updike

Nonfiction Previews, September 2012, Pt. 4: Brunson, Danza, and Leman Have Something To Teach

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Nonfiction Previews, September 2012, Pt. 4: Brunson, Danza, and Leman Have Something To Teach