I was really hyped for this book, having heard rave reviews and myriad recommendations from fellow readers.
The book didn't strictly disappoint but it didn't do anything spectacular for me. I liked the protagonist and the portrayal of how his mind worked but the rest of the plot wasn't exceptional...(more)
The Goodreads blurb of this book starts off with this excerpt -
When I was twelve, a perceptive schoolmaster wrote in his report, “Sacks will go far, if he does not go too far,” and this was often the case.
This is an enchanting autobiography of a person who I admire very much. Oliver Sacks was a w...(more)