2013 Book Awards Winners

In 2013 the Society of Biology launched an annual Book Awards prize to celebrate outstanding textbooks aimed at undergraduates and postgraduates and general biology books.

Prize winners

 

BA2013 Spillover

 

General biology book

 

Winner: Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic, David Quammen (Bodley Head)

 

 

 

 

 

BA2013 Physical Biology of the Cell

 

 

Undergraduates textbook

 

Winner: Physical Biology of the Cell, 2nd edition by Rob Phillips, Jane Kondev, Julie Theriot and Hernan Garcia, illustrated by Nigel Orme (Garland Science)

 

 

 

BA2013 Landslide Ecology

 

Postgraduates textbook

 

Winner: Landslide Ecology, Lawrence R Walker & Aaron B Shiels (Cambridge University Press)

Highly commended: Evolutionary Perspectives on Pregnancy, John C Avise (Columbia University Press)

 

 

A complete list of successful books entered in the 2013 awards is available to download.