Genius: The Life and Science of Richard Feynman Gleick, J. November 2, 1993
Richard Feynman’s wonderful autobiographies you may think that a biography of Feynman would be a waste of your time. Wrong! Gleick’s Genius is a masterpiece of scientific biography—and an inspiration to anyone in pursuit of their own fulfillment as a person of genius. Deservedly nominated for a National Book Award, underservedly passed over by the committee in the face of tough competition, and very deservedly a book that you must read.