Bleed, Blister, Puke, and Purge

The Dirty Secrets Behind Early American Medicine
by J. Marin Younker
Coming October!
Riots over the medical use of cadavers. Public access to institutions for the insane. And full-blown surgeries without the aid of anesthetics or painkillers. Welcome to the middle ages of American medicine.Read More



50 Scientists Who Shaped Human History
by John Grant
Coming August!
This book offers fifty vivid portraits of groundbreaking scientists, focusing not just on the ideas and breakthroughs that made them so important but also on their lives and their various… quirks.Read More


Scared Stiff

Everything You Need to Know About 50 Famous Phobias
by Sara Latta

Scared Stiff blends biology, psychology, history, and pop culture to provide a comprehensive account of fifty fears, from arachnophobia to zoophobia.Read More

Daisy to the Rescue

Daisy to the Rescue

True Stories of Daring Dogs, Paramedic Parrots, and Other Animal Heroes
by Jeff Campbell

Daisy to the Rescue shares heartwarming animal stories that convey a hopeful message about our world.Read More


The Next Big Thing

A History of the Boom-or-Bust Moments That Shaped the Modern World
by Richard Faulk

The Next Big Thing searches through 3,000 years of Western culture to find the colorful and key steps (and missteps) that led us to where we are today.Read More


Debunk It!

How to Stay Sane in a World of Misinformation
by John Grant

Debunk It! hooks readers with modern, ripped-from-the-headlines examples of misinformation, clearly explaining how to identify and debunk such hogwash.Read More



Answers to Everyday Scientific Questions
by Joel Levy

The simplest questions are sometimes the hardest to answer. Why is the sky blue? Why is water wet? Why do we need sleep? Why are there 24 hours in a day?…Read More