Books by Mark Brake

Released: Oct. 30, 2012

"Sharp extraterrestrial inquiry—and a lesson in not judging a book by its cover. (Nonfiction. 10-14)"
A surprisingly thorough and accessible journey into the possibilities of life outside of planet Earth. Read full book review >
REALLY, REALLY BIG QUESTIONS ABOUT SPACE AND TIME by Mark Brake
NATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2010

"The design frequently places black print on dark, highly saturated backgrounds, which will cause readers to squint or give up altogether—probably a good thing. (glossary, index, further reading) (Nonfiction. 10-12)"
Big most of the questions may be in this companion to Stephen Law's Really, Really Big Questions About Life, the Universe, and Everything (2009, also illustrated by Choksi), but too many of Brake's answers barely qualify as placeholders. Read full book review >
HISTORY
Released: Dec. 1, 2007

"Sheds interesting new light on some familiar authors."
Two British academics explore the interplay of science and science fiction. Read full book review >