University of California Press publishes Biology of Gila Monsters and Beaded Lizards by Daniel Bock, the 9th book in the Organisms and Environments Series. ACS board member Harry Greene is the consulting editor of the series, which takes its main themes the diversity of plants and animals, the ways in which they interact with one another and with their surroundings, and the broader implications of these relationships for science and society. It includes books that promote unusual, even unexpected, connections among seemingly disparate topics and showcass works that are special by virtue of the unique perspectives, talents, and voices of their authors.