So the Times didn’t think much of science books this year. Personally, I think the three big omissions from the “Notable” list are Musicophilia, Isaacson’s Einstein and The Stuff of Thought. What other science books did you think were notable this year? I’m not sure how “notable” is supposed to be defined in this context, but let’s say it’s some combination of “good” plus “important”.
In case you need some inspiration, here’s the Amazon list of best science books, which I’m honored to be included in.