What The Dog Saw


Malcolm Gladwell asks the questions you never even thought to ask (and will change the way you think) about everything from criminal profiling to ketchup.

ISBN: 9780141044804 Author: Gladwell, Malcolm Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP Publication Date: 6th May 2010 Imprint: Penguin Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 302 (edition:22) Pages: 410 Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: , ,

In these breathtaking intellectual adventure stories, covering everything from criminology to ketchup, job interviews to dog training, Malcolm Gladwell looks under the surface of everyday life to show how the most ordinary subjects can illuminate the most extraordinary things about us and our world.

‘Masterpieces in the art of the essay’ Steven Pinker, The New York Times

‘Beautiful … brings together the writing that made Gladwell the extraordinary figure he is today … one of the most imaginative non-fiction writers of his generation’ Ian Sample, Guardian

‘Chatty, perceptive, impish and amiable … Comes exuberantly close to … what goes on inside other people’s heads’ Philip Womack, Daily Telegraph

‘Gladwell makes the world seem fresh and exciting again’ Evening Standard

In stock