Humanism: A Beginner’s Guide. Cave, Peter. Onworld Books. Oxford, UK. 2009
A good introduction to the Secular Humanist philosophy.

The Atheist Handbook to the Old Testament.2 vol.Bowen, Joshua. Digital Hammurabi
Press.Mechanicsville MD. 2022
The Old Testament examined with outside historical perspective. This 2 vol. set debunks the major myths of the Bible. For example, the entire Exodus myth with clear references to Egyptian historic documents.


On the Origin of Time: Stephan Hawking’s Final Theory. Hertog, Thomas. Bantam. NY,NY. 2023
A biographical/science history Stephan Hawking’s later years, his thoughts and personality written by his last understudy.

Social Science/History

The Dawn of Everything: A New History of Humanity. Graeber, David and Wengrow, David. Signal Books (Penquin Random House Canada). 2023
In spite of its pretentious title, the book is a thorough social science anthropological, historical account of civilization. A must read for insights into pre-conquest North America including its aboriginal philosophers and leaders.