• "Written with his inimitable style and humour let loose upon who we are, how we got here and the systems that support us which is all beautifully illustrated"

    Publishing News
  • "This history of life, the universe and everything in between is entertaining and Bryson is an excellent guide. Great for the kids and good for parents, too."

    Sunday Express
  • "The incomparable Bill Bryson travels through time to bring bite-sized nuggets of information to the younger readers"

    Angels and Urchins
  • "A great gift and one that will bear dipping into many a time as children discover more about their world and the universe"

    Eastern Press
  • "Lively and enticing"