Books Logicomix An Epic Search for Truth by Apostolos Doxiadis and Christos H. Papadimitriou Paperback, 347 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $22.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleLogicomixSubtitleAn Epic Search for TruthAuthorApostolos Doxiadis and Christos H. Papadimitriou Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary Recounts, in graphic novel format, the life of Bertrand Russell, mathematician and philospher, and his life-long struggle to achieve perfect logic and ultimate truth. Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Comics & Graphic Novels Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Logicomix Gordon Studer Best Books Of 2009 Season's Readings: Top Picks From Indie Booksellers December 3, 2009 Correspondent Susan Stamberg gathers recommendations for the season's best books from booksellers Rona Brinlee, Daniel Goldin and Lucia Silva. Their selections include comics about philosophy, novels about building families, and a box set that dives into the process of writing. Season's Readings: Top Picks From Indie Booksellers Listen · 7:20 7:20 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/120980017/121045051" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Excerpts: Best Books 2009 Excerpt: 'Logicomix: An Epic Search For Truth' December 3, 2009 This math and philosophy-obsessed graphic novel, by Apostolos Doxiadis and Christos H. Papadimitiou with art by Alecos Papadatos and Annie DiDonna, charts the quest of Nobel Prize-winner Bertrand Russell to find logic in mathematics.