Top 25 books on atheism and reason

A Listmania! list by Steven "TX"
The list author says: "Here is my personal selection of philosophical books which conforms est to science and reason."
The Selfish Gene: 30th Anniversary Edition--with a new Introduction by the Author
1.  The Selfish Gene: 30th Anniversary Edition--with a new Introduction by the Author by Richard Dawkins
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  "One of the best books to truly understand how we came here."
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The God Delusion
2.  The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins
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  "Another great book on what is not."
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The Circle of Fire: The Metaphysics of Yoga
3.  The Circle of Fire: The Metaphysics of Yoga by P. J. Mazumdar
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  "A great book on what is. This book gives a clear and definite path, the path of Advaita, which conforms to both science and reason and yet provides us with a spiritual goal."
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Breaking the Spell: Religion as a Natural Phenomenon
4.  Breaking the Spell: Religion as a Natural Phenomenon by Daniel C. Dennett
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  "A thoughtful and less strident book on atheism, yet equally powerful as Dawkins."
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The New Atheism: Taking a Stand for Science and Reason
5.  The New Atheism: Taking a Stand for Science and Reason by Victor J. Stenger
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  "An important book by another of the quartet of new atheists."
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Letter to a Christian Nation
6.  Letter to a Christian Nation by Sam Harris
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  "A strident, abrasive book, yet necessary reading."
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The Atheist Camel Chronicles: Debate Themes & Arguments for the Non-Believer (and those who think they might be)
7.  The Atheist Camel Chronicles: Debate Themes & Arguments for the Non-Believer (and those who think they might be) by Dromedary Hump
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  "A more light hearted but powerful book."
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The Varieties of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God
8.  The Varieties of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God by Carl Sagan
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  "A necessary reading for an understanding of the mystical experience."
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The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution
9.  The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution by Richard Dawkins
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Biocentrism: How Life and Consciousness Are the Keys to Understanding the True Nature of the Universe
10.  Biocentrism: How Life and Consciousness Are the Keys to Understanding the True Nature of the Universe by Bob Berman
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Why I Became an Atheist: A Former Preacher Rejects Christianity
11.  Why I Became an Atheist: A Former Preacher Rejects Christianity by John W. Loftus
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Why Evolution Is True
12.  Why Evolution Is True by Jerry A. Coyne
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Atheist Universe: The Thinking Person's Answer to Christian Fundamentalism
13.  Atheist Universe: The Thinking Person's Answer to Christian Fundamentalism by David Mills
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Godless: How an Evangelical Preacher Became One of America's Leading Atheists
14.  Godless: How an Evangelical Preacher Became One of America's Leading Atheists by Dan Barker
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Life Ascending: The Ten Great Inventions of Evolution
15.  Life Ascending: The Ten Great Inventions of Evolution by Nick Lane
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50 Voices of Disbelief: Why We Are Atheists
16.  50 Voices of Disbelief: Why We Are Atheists by Udo Schüklenk
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Irreligion: A Mathematician Explains Why the Arguments for God Just Don't Add Up
17.  Irreligion: A Mathematician Explains Why the Arguments for God Just Don't Add Up by John Allen Paulos
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The Atheist's Introduction to the New Testament: How the Bible Undermines the Basic Teachings of Christianity
18.  The Atheist's Introduction to the New Testament: How the Bible Undermines the Basic Teachings of Christianity by Mike Davis
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Then Why Do I Have Toenails?: How To Be The Best Atheist You Can Be.
19.  Then Why Do I Have Toenails?: How To Be The Best Atheist You Can Be. by Thom Phelps
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Reinventing the Sacred: A New View of Science, Reason, and Religion
20.  Reinventing the Sacred: A New View of Science, Reason, and Religion by Stuart Kauffman
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SuperSense: Why We Believe in the Unbelievable
21.  SuperSense: Why We Believe in the Unbelievable by Bruce M. Hood
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Sense and Goodness Without God: A Defense of Metaphysical Naturalism
22.  Sense and Goodness Without God: A Defense of Metaphysical Naturalism by Richard Carrier
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God: The Failed Hypothesis: How Science Shows That God Does Not Exist
23.  God: The Failed Hypothesis: How Science Shows That God Does Not Exist by Victor J. Stenger
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The Structure of Evolutionary Theory
24.  The Structure of Evolutionary Theory by Stephen Jay Gould
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Quantum Gods: Creation, Chaos, and the Search for Cosmic Consciousness
25.  Quantum Gods: Creation, Chaos, and the Search for Cosmic Consciousness by Victor J. Stenger
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