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At ScienceThrillers.com, I specialize in books that have scientific or medical content (see my post on how this is different from science fiction). But sometimes I come across a book that simply is too good not to share, even if … Continue reading
Have you pre-ordered yet your copy of Love Is Murder, edited by Sandra Brown? This is the most recent in International Thriller Writers’ acclaimed series of thriller anthologies which includes Thriller: Stories To Keep You Up All Night and Thriller 2: … Continue reading
Today on behalf of International Thriller Writers, the organization for authors who are serious about writing quality page-turners, I’m promoting a new short story anthology. Edited by Sandra Brown, Love Is Murder is a collection of pieces by thirty of the … Continue reading
These books were suggested by AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) “to help celebrate National Poetry Month.” Visit their website for details on why they chose these books “that use poetry to engage kids with science and nature.” &lt;A HREF=”http://ws.amazon.com/widgets/q?rt=tf_cw&amp;ServiceVersion=20070822&amp;MarketPlace=US&amp;ID=V20070822%2FUS%2Fthrille-20%2F8010%2Fcf170438-cd17-471b-ab53-fa990c566945&amp;Operation=NoScript”&gt;Amazon.com … Continue reading
This book isn’t new but it’s new to me and I want to recommend it to parents and health care providers who work with parents. Author Harley Rotbart provides data-supported answers to daily questions that worry parents about their children’s … Continue reading
Announced earlier this month, the American Association for the Advancement of Science has chosen books & films that encourae an understanding and appreciation of science. If you have access to Science magazine, you can read the whole list here. If … Continue reading