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  • A fantastic ride

    New Scientist
  • Masterful ... Eminently enjoyable

    Los Angeles Times
  • Exquisitely well-written and easy to read, serving up a great deal of scientific information in a gentle way for those of us who are - or just think we are - a bit science-phobic

    Huffington Post
  • Fascinating. Provides a biological explanation for why we might tap our feet or bob our heads in time with a favorite song, how singing might soothe a baby, and how music emboldens soldiers or athletes preparing for conflict

    Associated Press
  • Why can a song make you cry in a matter of seconds? Six Songs is the only book that explains why

    Bobby McFerrin, ten-time Grammy Award-winning artist (“Don't Worry, Be Happy”)

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