• A beautiful, barnstorming thunderclap of a book

    Michael White, Mail on Sunday
  • Mount Improbable is Dawkins's metaphor for natural selection: its peaks standing for evolution's most complex achievements ... a perfect, elegant riposte to a great deal of fuzzy thinking

  • One of the most gifted storytellers of our generation ... he writes like an angel

    Scotland on Sunday
  • A cracking good book

    John Gribbin