The Bookshop at RocketBomber

From one avid reader to another: I'm pleased to offer this curated collection (with the help of


"I was like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me." Isaac Newton

The Accidental Theorist and Other Dispatches from the Dismal Science

by Paul Krugman

The Best American Science Writing

by Rebecca Skloot

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

by Rebecca Skloot

A Really Short History of Nearly Everything

by Bill Bryson

Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed

by Jared Diamond


by Carl Sagan

The Illustrated a Brief History of Time: Updated and Expanded Edition

by Stephen Hawking

Broca's Brain: Reflections on the Romance of Science

by Carl Sagan

A Brief History of Time

by Stephen Hawking

Black Apollo of Science: The Life of Ernest Everett Just

by Kenneth R. Manning

At the Fringes of Science

by Michael W. Friedlander

The Art and Science of Personal Magnetism the Secrets of Mental Fascination

by Theron Q. Dumont

American Physicians in the Nineteenth Century: From Sects to Science

by William G. Rothstein

The Third Chimpanzee for Young People: On the Evolution and Future of the Human Animal

by Jared Diamond