"You have to love a writer who employs chick sexing to help explain human memory. Foer is a charmer, a crackling mind, a fresh wind. He approaches a complex topic with so much humanity, humor, and originality that you don't realize how much you're taking in and understanding. It's kind of miraculous."
-Mary Roach, author of "Packing For Mars, Bonk, Spook, " and "Stiff"
""Moonwalking With Einstein" isn't just a splendid overview of an essential aspect of our humanity-our memory; it is also a witty and engaging account of how Foer went from being a guy with an average memory to winning the U.S. Memory Championship."
-Dan Ariely, author of "The Upside of Irrationality" and "Predictably Irrational"; professor of behavioral economics at Duke University.
"In this marvelous book, Joshua Foer invents a new genre of non-fiction. This is a work of science journalism wrapped around an adventure story, a bildungsroman fused to a vivid investigation of human memory. If yshow more