Biography & Memoir
The Secret of Life: Rosalind Franklin, James Watson, Francis Crick, and the Discovery of DNA's Double Helix
A definitive history of the race to unravel DNA’s structure, by one of our most prominent medical historians.
“A masterpiece... Farah Jasmine Griffin’s magical words enchant and empower us like those of her towering heroes.”—Cornel West
US Poet Laureate Joy Harjo offers a vivid, lyrical and inspiring call for love and justice in this contemplation of her trailblazing life.
An engaging, intimate portrait of Emily Dickinson that sheds new light on her ground-breaking poetry.
The Howe Dynasty: The Untold Story of a Military Family and the Women Behind Britain's Wars for America
Finally revealing the family’s indefatigable women among its legendary military figures, The Howe Dynasty recasts the British side of the American Revolution.