• Dead Reckoning: The New Science of Catching Killers by Michael Baden and Marion Roach
  • Demon in the Freezer by Richard Preston
  • DNA Fingerprinting: The Ultimate Identity by Ron Fridell
  • Fingerprints: The Origins of Crime Detection and the Murder Case That Launched Forensic Science by Colin Beavan
  • Hidden Evidence: 40 True Crimes and How Forensic Science Helped Solve Them by David Owen
  • Life Script: How the Human Genome Discoveries Will Transform Medicine and Enhance Your Health by Nicholas Wade
  • Mapping Human History: Discovering the Past Through Our Genes by Steve Olson
  • Phineas Gage: A Gruesome But True Story About Brain Science by John Fleischman
  • Police Lab: How Forensic Science Tracks Down and Convicts Criminals by David Owen
  • The Bone Detectives: How Forensic Anthropologists Solve Crimes and Uncover Mysteries of the Dead by Donna Jackson
  • The Forensic Science of C.S.I. by Katherine Ramsland
  • The Hot Zone by Richard Preston
  • The Lives to Come: The Genetic Revolution and Human Possibilities by Philip Kitcher
  • Threads of Evidence: Using Forensic Science to Solve Crimes by Herma Silverstein

  • Fiction

  • All That Remains by Patricia Cornwell
  • Anil's Ghost by Ondaatje
  • Cobra Event by Richard Preston
  • Darwin's Radio by Greg Bear
  • Deja Dead by Kathleen Reichs
  • The Andromeda Strain by Michael Crichton
  • The Apprenticeship of Lucas Whittaker by Cynthia De Felice (an easier read)
  • The Beekeeper's Apprentice by Laurie King

  • Back to: Top | Reading Lists | Booktalks main page

    Contact:Webmaster | Last Updated: November 1, 2003  | Copyright © 1999-   by Nancy J. Keane
    Permission is granted for the noncommercial duplication and use of this resource, provided it is substantially unchanged from its present form and appropriate credit is given.