Books by Jack Myers

Released: Aug. 1, 2005

"Consistently attentive to the interests of his intended audience, Myers is one of the most engaging science writers around; here he's in top form, and rare is the reader who will be able to resist his invitation to see what makes us, and the world, tick. (bibliography) (Nonfiction. 8-10)"
In lightly revised articles that first appeared in Highlights, Myers looks at 11 topics in human biology, from hard-to-explain puzzlers like laughter and tongue rolling, to the deleterious effects of loud noises, ultraviolet rays and smoking. Read full book review >
Released: Feb. 1, 1999

"For motivated science enthusiasts, much of the information will be fascinating. (index) (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
Eleven animal mysteries that were the subjects of magazine pieces in "Highlights for Children" have been gathered and updated in this volume. Read full book review >