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My favorite books on Atheism and religion

August 28, 2012

The books listed below are some of my favorite books on Atheism, religion, and even Evolution.
Once my mind started wandering and I wanted to learn more, I asked some friends and they recommended these authors and these books.  I recommend them highly!

The God DelusionA Great book that uses Logic,
common sense, and the bible to disprove god.

God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
With a close and erudite reading of the major religious texts, he documents the ways in which
religion is a man-made wish

The End of Faith: Religion, Terror, and the Future of Reason

Harris offers a vivid historical tour
of mankind’s willingness to suspend reason
in favor of religious beliefs, even when
those beliefs are used to justify harmful behavior and sometimes-heinous crimes.

The Portable Atheist: Essential Readings for the Nonbeliever

Christopher Hitchens continues to make
the case for a splendidly godless universe
in this first-ever gathering of the influential
voices–past and present–that have shaped
his side of the current (and raging) God/no-god debate.

The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution

The Greatest Show on Earth is a stunning
counterattack on advocates of “Intelligent
Design,” explaining the evidence for evolution while exposing the absurdities
of the creationist “argument.”