Articles by Melissa A. Barton

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Jul 2010 Lost in Wonder: Imagining Science and Other Mysteries by Colette Brooks nonfiction
May 2010 The Poison Eaters by Holly Black fiction
Apr 2010 Asleep: The Forgotten Epidemic That Remains One of Medicine's Greatest Mysteries by Molly Caldwell Crosby nonfiction
Mar 2010 Insectopedia by Hugh Raffles nonfiction
Sep 2009 A Day in the Life of Ancient Rome by Alberto Angela, translated by Gregory Conti nonfiction
Sep 2009 The Secret Wife of Louis XIV: Françoise D’Aubigne, Madamde de Maintenon by Veronica Buckley nonfiction
Feb 2008 Smile When You're Lying: Confessions of a Rogue Travel Writer by Chuck Thompson nonfiction
Oct 2007 Winged Wonders: A Celebration of Birds in Human History by Peter Watkins and Jonathan Stockland nonfiction
Oct 2007 The Palace of the Snow Queen: Winter Travels in Lapland by Barbara Sjoholm nonfiction
Jul 2007 The Sun Kings: The Unexpected Tragedy of Richard Carrington and the Tale of How Modern Astronomy Began by Stuart Clark nonfiction
Jul 2007 Becoming Shakespeare: The Unlikely Afterlife that Turned a Provincial Playwright into the Bard by Jack Lynch nonfiction
Jul 2007 I've Heard the Vultures Singing: Field Notes on Poetry, Illness, and Nature by Lucia Perillo nonfiction
Jun 2007 Museum: Behind the Scenes at the Metropolitan Museum of Art by Danny Danziger nonfiction
May 2007 The Scavenger's Guide to Haute Cuisine by Steven Rinella nonfiction
Apr 2007 Vaccine: The Controversial Story of Medicine's Greatest Lifesaver by Arthur Allen nonfiction