'As well as putting your most smug relatives to the test, this book is an entertaining way of encouraging unusual thought and debate' --The Oldie
'Test your knowledge and see where you rank in relation to the nation's elite with this light-hearted and informative quiz book. Featuring actual questions taken from undergraduate admissions interviews' --Woman and Home
"The book celebrates being 'clever' in its widest possible sense, championing the free thinker, the alternative, the individual, the power of deep thought." --Judges Comments, Society of Authors Education Award, 2010
"A great book to dip into...you can hardly stop yourself wanting to see the next question." --Evan Davis, BBC Radio 4, 'Today' Programme
"'Do You Think You're Clever?: The Oxbridge Questions', brings together the toughest, most esoteric examples of the genre, and writer John Farndon - a graduate of Jesus College, Cambridge - sketches out winning responses to each." --Daily Telegraph
"immense fun to read and surprisingly inspirational." --Forlorn Hope, Ops-Centre
About the Author
John Farndon graduated from Jesus College, Cambridge with a degree in English Literature. Libby Purves OBE is a radio presenter, journalist and author. Best known for presenting BBC Radio Four's Midweek, she also writes regularly for The Times and has published twelve novels. She is a graduate of St Anne's College, Oxford, with a First in English Language and Literature.