Title: The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs Author: Steve Brusatte Page Count: 533 Publish Date: October 16. 2019 Publisher: Large Print Press Buy The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs at Amazon. Synopsis: The dinosaurs. Sixty-six million years ago, the Earth’s most fearsome creatures vanished. Today they remain one of our planet’s great mysteries. Now The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs reveals their extraordinary, 200-million-year-long story as never before. In this captivating narrative (enlivened with more than seventy original illustrations and photographs), Steve Brusatte, a young American paleontologist who has emerged as one of the foremost stars of the field–naming fifteen new speciesRead More →

Title: Ultra-Processed People Author: Chris Van Tulleken Page Count: 384 Publish Date: June 27, 2023 Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company Synopsis: It’s not you, it’s the food. We have entered a new age of eating. For the first time in human history, most of our calories come from an entirely novel set of substances called Ultra-Processed Food. There’s a long, formal scientific definition, but it can be boiled down to this: if it’s wrapped in plastic and has at least one ingredient that you wouldn’t find in your kitchen, it’s UPF. These products are specifically engineered to behave as addictive substances, driving excess consumption.Read More →