Psilocybin has been all the rage in Silicon Valley for years now. Pollan’s enthusiasm for psychedelic therapies is sure to spread the enthusiasm through the heartland, to the east coast. If you have ever been interested in expanding your mind How to Change Your Mind is a great way to armchair travel along with Pollan on his personal journey. -Justin, Atlanta
Michael Pollan is the author of seven previous books, including Cooked, Food Rules, In Defense of Food, The Omnivore's Dilemma and The Botany of Desire, all of which were New York Times bestsellers. A longtime contributor to the New York Times Magazine, he also teaches writing at Harvard and the University of California, Berkeley. In 2010, TIME magazine named him one of the one hundred most influential people in the world.