'A meteorological feast for every day of the year'
(Good Book Guide
'It's this year's Eats, Shoots and Leaves, an entertaining gift book that will keep difficult uncles distracted for hours on Christmas Day'
'Worthwhile enough to shine for longer than gimmicky giftbooks often do'
'Smart and well-researched' (five stars)
'Chock-packed full of tales . . . if you're interested in the weather - and we all are - then this is a fascinating book'
(Robert Elms, The Robert Elms Show
, BBC London)
'Wonderful . . . full of fascination and amusement'
(Alan Titchmarsh, The Alan Titchmarsh Show
'A perfect buy . . . both fascinating trivia and a timely survey'
'The idiosyncratic accumulation of strange weather-related factoids, quotes and anecdotes has bags of charm.' (The Sunday Times
About the Author
Antony Woodward and Robert Penn have both long been obsessed with the weather, Antony as a pilot and Rob thanks to a round the world bicycle ride.