Archive for '2016 Catalog'

Available Now: Degrees of Freedom

Available Now: Degrees of Freedom

Lives are at stake!

The new class of physics grad students has arrived at Midwestern U, and it’s not just grades making them nervous. Academic collegiality turns into fear and distrust as they discover their classmates have skeletons in their closets and their department exams will drive all but a few out of the program. […]

Watch Your Mouth – Available Now!

Watch Your Mouth – Available Now!

Watch Your Mouth! Discover What’s Alive Inside

BDP’s first children’s book and first illustrated color book, coming in electronic and print versions

Right now billions and billions of fungi, bacteria and viruses are coating your tongue, scumming up your teeth and flavoring your breath. There are more microbes in your mouth than there are people […]

The Acne Answer – Available Now!

The Acne Answer – Available Now!

New research indicates that microbiota make us who we are. The skin’s ecosystem is inhabited by diverse microorganisms, most of which are harmless or even beneficial. A few are pathogenic and play a role in acne formation.

The Acne Answer looks at treating inflammatory skin conditions such as teenage acne, adult acne and rosacea from […]

Available Now! The Future Never Lasts

Available Now! The Future Never Lasts

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A collection of short stories that are a finger on the pulse of our individual and collective secrets, exploring the cost of hiding them or trying to share them. Some, like the protagonists in “It’s Usually This Dark By Now” and “A Crime […]

Available now: Year of the Mite!

Available now: Year of the Mite!

All it took was a few baby chicks and a carpeted floor, and soon Jane Ishka, a San Francisco Bay Area homesteader, literally felt her skin crawling. She–and her house, her car, and all of her belongings–had been infested by the red poultry mite, Dermanyssus gallinae. Driven from her home and bed by the biting […]

Available now! Puswhisperer II

Available now! Puswhisperer II

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Puswhisperer II: Another Year of Pus continues the clinical anecdotes of its predecessor. Newly updated, edited, and illustrated, this book makes the Medscape […]

Coming 2016: A Passion for Physics

Coming 2016: A Passion for Physics

Our first signed title for Spring 2014 is a biography of physicist Hedwig Kohn, entitled Hedwig Kohn: A Passion for Physics, by Brenda P. Winnewisser.Hedwig Kohn (1887-1964) was one of the pioneer women in physics, not only in Germany. She was the third, and last,
woman to attain the Habilitation (quali cation for a professorship, […]