Reviews

  • Thought-provoking and practical... Good advice based on sound neuroscientific principles

    Sunday Times
  • Sensible, practical advice ... a comprehensive account of the way we think about organizing everything from our possessions to our friends

    Financial Times
  • [An] impressively wide-ranging and thoughtful work...The Organized Mind is an organized book, but it also rewards dipping in at any point, for there are fascinating facts and examples throughout

    Wall Street Journal
  • Dan Levitin has more insights per page than any other neuroscientist I know. The Organized Mind is smart, important, and as always, exquisitely written

    Daniel Gilbert, author of 'Stumbling on Happiness'
  • Deservedly a bestseller... The Organized Mind is from the school of Daniel Kahneman but it earns its keep. Levitin demonstrates how easily we are bamboozled by statistical tricks in medicine, finance and safety, making his points with pithy stories

    Independent
  • From how not to lose your keys to how to decide when the risks of surgery are worth it, Levitin focuses on smart ways to process the constant flow of information the brain must deal with

    Washington Post
  • An erudite synthesis of Levitin's own contributions, recent advances in our understanding of attention and memory, and a deep perspective on the ways the human mind works

    Stanley Prusiner, M.D. Nobel Laureate, director of the Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases, University of California, San Francisco
  • Levitin is about as knowledgeable a guide to neuroscience as one might hope for

    New York Times Book Review
  • Dan Levitin has more insights per page than any other neuroscientist I know. The Organized Mind is smart, important, and as always, exquisitely written.

    Daniel Gilbert, author of 'Stumbling on Happiness'
  • The Organized Mind is the perfect antidote to the effects of information overload. Loved it.

    Scott Turow, New York Times bestselling author of 'Identical' and 'Innocent'