Blue Blood - Edward Conlon
Harvard grad follows the family tradition in NYPD
Complications: a surgeon’s notes on an imperfect science - Atul Gawande
The power and limits of medicine
Swimming to Antarctica: Tales of a long-distance swimmer - Lynne Cox
Undaunted by the harshest conditions, pressing on to new challenges.
A Primate's Memoir: a neuroscientist’s unconventional life among the baboons - Robert M. Sapolsky
The wilds of Kenya and the wilds of the human mind--instructive and very funny.
Thinking in Pictures: and Other Reports from My Life with Autism - Temple Grandin
Grandin applies the scientific method to managing and understanding her own life.