Books David Laskin Books by David Laskin David Laskin has written books about: Nonfiction History & Society Science & Health Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about David Laskin Three Books... Cold Cases: Icy Books Offer Relief From The Heat September 4, 2009 The days grow shorter, but still, the summer heat surrounds you like an unwanted extra blanket. A trip to Iceland may seem in order, but who can afford it? So you turn to books for relief. These three books should cool you down.