"Dawkins has a gift for making science enjoyable ... [He is] one of the greatest scientific writers/explainers of all time." (Bill Gates
"From the first sentence it reads with the force and fluency of a classic ... a luminous, authoritative prose that transcends age differences" (The Times
"Stunning in appearance ... the book is a triumph" (New Scientist
"The text is persuasive whatever one's age ... the chapter on rainbows has the clearest explanation of how they appear that I've ever seen" (Financial Times
"I wanted to write this book but I wasn't clever enough. Now I've read it, I am" (Ricky Gervais)
An inspiring introduction to science and a fascinating exploration of the natural world.