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User Review  - KamGeb - LibraryThing

I love the Oliver Sacks books. The patients he finds are so interesting. It is also interesting to see his take on autism because the understanding of autism has changed so much since this book was written. Read full review

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User Review  - automatthias - LibraryThing

The first few chapters were fascinating. After half of the book I started feeling that the text is increasingly spiritual and pretentious. The book was rescued by the last chapter about autistic twins and their special way of spending time together. Read full review

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User Review  - Razinha - LibraryThing

Interesting collection of odd neuropathologies. I'm not sure why this made the New Scientist top 25 most influential popular science books (it didn't make the final cut of the top ten), but it is readable. Read full review

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One of the most interesting and enlightening books I've read in a long time. Great for first year psychology students or anyone who wants to know more about psychology.

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Popular literature can be entertaining when written by extraordinary insiders with careers like Dr. Sacks.

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