Essays by different authors defending evolution and the scientific method against the charges leveled by the Intelligent Design folks. Some good stuff, including a mind-blowing essay by Lee Smolin on the evolution of universes.
Thompson’s Las Vegas drug odyssey.
A black comedy about murder and the Florida Everglades.
A gentle introduction to probability theory for students of philosophy.
A history of the 19th century San Francisco police detective Isaiah W. Lees.
An account of the 1972 match between Fischer and Spassky. Tremendous.
Wodehouse’s first Ukridge novel.
Translated by Edith Grossman. Alonso & Sancho’s Excellent Adventure.