Trustworthy Evolution Books

The infographic “What Popular Evolution Books Ignore” details glaring omissions of bestselling books by Richard Dawkins, Doug Futuyma and Jerry Coyne. These authors provide misleading and oversimplified accounts of evolutionary mechanisms. Their omissions are hindering progress in cancer and disease research. All aspects of biology and medicine suffer as a result.

The question you naturally ask is, “Which books accurately report evolution?” The following list is a good start:

For general audiences

The Tangled Tree by David Quammen

A Feeling for the Organism by Evelyn Fox Keller

Purpose and Desire by J. Scott Turner 

The Secret Language of Cells by Jon Lieff 

FILM: Symbiotic Earth by John Feldman

For science-oriented audiences

Dance to the Tune of Life by Denis Noble

The Music of Life by Denis Noble 

Evolution 2.0 by Perry Marshall

Cosmosapiens by John Hands

Acquiring Genomes by Lynn Margulis and Dorion Sagan

Virusphere: From Common Colds to Ebola Epidemics–Why We Need the Viruses That Plague Us by Frank Ryan

Virolution: The Most Important Evolutionary Book Since Dawkins’ Selfish Gene by Frank Ryan

The Mysterious World of the Human Genome by Frank Ryan

Metamorphosis: Unmasking the Mystery of How Life Transforms by Frank Ryan

Genes, Germs And Medicine: The Life Of Joshua Lederberg by Jan Sapp

The New Foundations of Evolution: On the Tree of Life by Jan Sapp

For University students and professionals 

Evolution: A View from the 21st Century. Fortified. 2nd Edition by James Shapiro

Active Biological Evolution: Feedback-Driven, Actively Accelerated Organismal and Cancer Evolution by Frank Laukien

Genome Chaos by Henry Heng

Evolutionary Biology, Cell-Cell Communication and Complex Disease by John Torday and Virender Rehan  

Evolution, the Logic of Biology by John Torday and Virender Rehan 

Symbiogenesis: A New Principle of Evolution by Boris Mikhaylovich Kozo-Polyansky, Victor Fet, Lynn Margulis

Inheritance Systems and the Extended Synthesis by Eva Jablonka

Evolution in Four Dimensions: Genetic, Epigenetic, Behavioral, and Symbolic Variation in the History of Life by Eva Jablonka and Marion J. Lamb

Animal Traditions: Behavioural Inheritance in Evolution by Eva Jablonka and Eytan Avital

The Evolution of the Sensitive Soul: Learning and the Origins of Consciousness by Eva Jablonka and Simona Ginsburg

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