The Anthropocene Reviewed: Deeply researched, quirkily personal essays on the wonder and worry of human life

Spooked: The men and women paid by the super-wealthy to bury the evidence

New Yorkers: The restless rhythms and strident voices of the Big Apple

Everybody: History of the human form is fascinating and frightening

The Panic Years: Charting a course through singlehood, coupledom and childbirth