Vintage, Paperback, 9780375704079, 240pp.
Publication Date: November 28, 2000
"This book will shake your preconceptions about the deaf, about language and about thought--. Sacks [is] one of the finest and most thoughtful writers of our time."--Los Angeles Times Book Review
"Fascinating and richly rewarding--. Sacks is a profoundly wise observer."--The Plain Dealer
"One cannot read more than a few pages of Sacks without seeing something in a new way. His breadth of understanding and expression seems limitless."--Kansas City Star
"A remarkable book, penetrating, subtle, persuasive--. [It] will likely become a classic."--St. Louis Post-Dispatch