AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY THE WASHINGTON POST
LONGLISTED FOR THE PEN E.O. WILSON LITERARY SCIENCE WRITING AWARD
“Superb. . .You are going to wonder on the brilliance and huge weirdness of your layout.” —The Washington Publish
Bill Bryson, bestselling writer of A Brief Historical past of Just about Everything, takes us on a head-to-toe excursion of the wonder that may be the human frame. As addictive as it’s complete, that is Bryson at his easiest, a will have to-learn proprietor’s handbook for everyone.
Bill Bryson as soon as once more proves himself to be an incomparable spouse as he courses us throughout the human frame–the way it purposes, its outstanding talent to heal itself, and (sadly) the techniques it could possibly fail. Stuffed with unusual information (your frame made one million crimson blood cells because you began studying this) and impossible to resist Bryson-esque anecdotes, The Body will lead you to a deeper figuring out of the miracle that may be lifestyles basically and also you specifically. As Invoice Bryson writes, “We move our lifestyles inside of this wobble of flesh and but take it virtually totally with no consideration.” The Body will remedy that indifference with beneficiant doses of wondrous, compulsively readable information and knowledge.