The American Humanist Association Gets Into ePublishing

The American Humanist Association announced yesterday that Humanist Press — their publishing arm since 1995 — would now be the first freethought publisher to put out brand new books in electronic form (for Kindles, Nooks, etc). (Note: Prometheus Books, which also focuses on the freethought community, puts out ebooks as well, but their focus has [Read More...]

Hide That Naughty Word from All the Christians!

When I wrote I Sold My Soul on Ebay, the Christian publishers had two rules regarding my writing: 1) Every mention of God had to be capitalized. (It didn’t make a difference to me.) 2) You can’t swear. (It wasn’t an issue since I usually don’t, anyway…) After that, they let me write whatever I [Read More...]

Greta Christina’s Wonderful New eBook Is Now Available

Several years ago, Greta Christina wrote a post about why atheists are angry that still resonates with a lot of people today. She has now fleshed out those thoughts and turned it into a wonderful new book, Why Are You Atheists So Angry? 99 Thing That Piss Off the Godless: I read it a few [Read More...]

Do We Have Free Will? Sam Harris Says No

Today marks the release of Sam Harris‘ new eBook, Free Will. A couple of exclusive excerpts from the book are below! I had a chance to read the book a couple of weeks ago. As someone who prefers to avoid most philosophical discussions, I found this book easy to understand and quick to read. I’m [Read More...]

Penn Jillette’s Next Book

Penn Jillette got quite a bit of attention for his book God, No!: Signs You May Already Be an Atheist and Other Magical Tales: Publishers Lunch is now announcing (via email) that Jillette just signed a deal to write a sequel: NYT bestselling author of GOD, NO! and larger half of magic act Penn & [Read More...]