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NWCCD Libraries

Kooi Library (Sheridan) & Daly Memorial Library (Gillette)

Biology/Craig/Godwin: Craig/Extra Credit Titles


Not a Chimp

Rising Plague


The Fever: How Malaria has ruled humankind for 500,000 years

The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History

Pox Americana: The Great Smallpox Epidemic of 1775-82

Zika: The Emerging Epidemic

Cannibalism: A perfectly natural history

Zoobiquity: What animals can teach us about health and the science of healing

Headless Males Make Great Lovers

Beyond the Body Farm: A legendary bone detective explores murders, mysteries, and the revolution in forensic science

Spying on Whales: The Past, Present, and Future of Earth's Most Awesome Creatures

The Cell: Discovering the Microscopic World that Determines our Health, our Consciousness, and our Future

A Taste for the Beautiful: The Evolution of Attraction

Canine Confidential: Why Dogs do What They do

Understanding the Brain: From Cells to Behavior to Cognition

Our Native Bees: North America's Endangered Pollinators and the Fight to Save Them

Synaesthesia: A Very Short Introduction

Good To Go: What the Athlete in All of us Can Learn From the Strange Science of Recovery

Frankenstein's Cat

Decade of the Wolf

Virus Hunt

Your Inner Fish

Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic

Ebola: The Natural and Human History of a Deadly Virus

A Sand County Almanac

Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex

Sex, Drugs, & Sea Slime: The oceans oddest creatures and why they matter

The Science of Drinking

When Man Becomes Prey

Oceans: A Very Short Introduction

Turtles As Hopeful Monsters

Herping Texas: The Quest for Reptiles and Amphibians

The Rise of Yeast: How the Sugar Fungus Shaped Civilization

Let Them Eat Dirt: Saving Your Child From an Oversanitized World

Never Enough: The Neuroscience and Experience of Addiction

Tamed and Untamed: Close Encounters of the Animal Kind

Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? : Big Questions from Tiny Mortals about Death

The Body: A Guide for Occupants

Killer Germs

The Viral Storm

The Journey of a Man


Death's Acre

Brazzaville Beach

Germs, Genes & Civilization

Survival of the Prettiest: The science of beauty

Lab Girl

The Dorito Effect

Too Much of a Good Thing

Evolution: A Very Short Introduction

Super-Bugs: An Arms Race Against Bacteria

Strange Survivors: How Organisms Attack and Defend in the Game of Life

She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity

Close Encounters with Humankind: A Paleoanthropologist Investigates our Evolving Species

Shapeshifters: A Journey Through the Changing Human Body

Extinction: A Very Short Introduction

You Look Like a Thing and I Love You: How Artificial Intelligence Works and Why It's Making the World a Weirder Place

Our Wild Calling: How Connecting With Animals Can Transform Our Lives - And Save Theirs

Freaks of Nature

The Humans who Went Extinct

The Perfection Point

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

Your Brain on Food

Ebola: Through the Eyes of the People

The Hot Zone

The Seven Daughters of Eve: The science that reveals our genetic ancestry

Animal Wise: The thoughts and emotions of our fellow creatures

Empire of the Beetle

The Boilerplate Rhino

Nine Pints: A Journey Through the Money, Medicine, and Mysteries of Blood

Blueprint: How DNA makes us who we are

White Wash: The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science

How to Tame a Fox (And Build a Dog): Visionary Scientists and a Siberian Tale of Jump-Started Evolution

Epidemic: Ebola and the Global Scramble to Prevent the Next Killer Outbreak

Darwin Comes to Town: How the Urban Jungle Drives Evolution

Human Evolution: A Very Short Introduction

Lifespan: Why We Age - And Why We Don't Have To

The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of a Lost World