Most Engaging Scientific Nonfiction

Best science books that are interesting to read, not dry like science books are stereotyped to be.
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message 1: by Tom (new)

Tom Is there any proctoring for this list?

The list name says 'non-fiction' but there are R.K.Rowling and J.R.Tolkien works on the list.


message 2: by Deborah (new)

Deborah Tom wrote: "Is there any proctoring for this list?

The list name says 'non-fiction' but there are R.K.Rowling and J.R.Tolkien works on the list."


Librarians can remove books from lists. I've deleted some of the most obvious fiction, please let me know what I've missed.


message 3: by Gabi (new)

Gabi Why is Upton Sinclair's The Jungle on here?


message 4: by Rachel (new)

Rachel 99 Problems wrote: "Why is Upton Sinclair's The Jungle on here?"

Because it's an incredibly influential scientific non-fiction book!


message 5: by Seija (new)

Seija Mistiaen the bible in a non-fiction list, among Dawkins, Hitchens, Pinker, Harris,...!? how dare you!


message 6: by Jessica (new)

Jessica The Bible is not science........


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