Medicine & Health
"[Mr. Quammen] is not just among our best science writers but among our best writers, period." —Dwight Garner, New York Times
An engrossing examination of the science behind the little-known world of sleep.
A 2012 New York Times Book Review Notable Book
"Staggering, searing…Ms. Gubar deserves the highest admiration for her bravery and honesty." —New York Times
"An invaluable portrait of the evolution of international health in recent decades." —William Bynum, Wall Street Journal
A Booklist Top 10 Science Book of 2012, a 2012 New York Times Book Review Notable Book, and a Daily Beast "Top 11 Book of 2012"
A masterpiece of science reporting that tracks the animal origins of emerging human diseases.