Here’s an eclectic list, from scientists Ayana Johnson and Katharine Wilkinson, containing books, essays, a newsletter, an archival scientific paper and even legislation.

A good book makes a great gift. Here are dozens of titles, selected by TED speakers and divided into 6 categories, for the people on your list.

This post is part of TED’s “Gift Guide: Books for all kinds of readers”.

This post is part of TED’s “Gift Guide: Books for all kinds of readers”.

This post is part of TED’s “Gift Guide: Books for all kinds of readers”.

This post is part of TED’s “Gift Guide: Books for all kinds of readers”.

This post is part of TED’s “Gift Guide: Books for all kinds of readers”.