When Reading This Book, Start at the End

PZ Myers‘ book The Happy Atheist is coming out in a couple of weeks and you should pre-order your copy now if you haven’t already!

You can read the pages and all if you’d like, but I suggest just skipping ahead to the back cover and then working your way backwards:

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How Many People Did God Slaughter in the Bible? Steve Wells Has Written a Book Documenting Every Kill

Steve Wells is the author of the brilliant Skeptics Annotated Bible website. It was only a few months ago when he published a print version of the site — a massive tome that chronicles the messed up shit in the holiest of books.

Now, Wells is back documenting something else just as interesting. For years, he has been blogging about the people God kills in the Bible.

How many people are we talking about? Wells knows the answer, to the best of anyone’s knowledge.

His latest book, detailing God’s loving, caring bloodlust, is called Drunk with Blood: God’s Killings in the Bible (the completely revised second edition):

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An Excerpt from Magnificent Mistakes in Mathematics

Alfred S. Posamentier and Ingmar Lehmann, who previously wrote the excellent book The Fabulous Fibonacci Numbers (1997), have teamed up once again to write Magnificent Mistakes in Mathematics (Prometheus Books, 2013).

It’s a book with a self-explanatory title, and you only need a high-school-level background in math to understand it.

The following are excerpts from the book, reprinted with permission of the publishers:

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New Christian Children’s Book Takes Them on a Tour of Heaven

Lying about Heaven is bad.

Lying to children about Heaven is worse.

But why let a little thing like ethics stop you from making money off of fiction masquerading as truth? That’s what Anthony DeStefano is doing with his new book A Travel Guide to Heaven for Kids:

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Dave Silverman’s Book I, Atheist Is Now Available for Pre-Order

David Silverman‘s book I, Atheist: America’s Loudest Heathen Fires Back (which will be released just in time for the holidays) is now available for pre-order!

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