Michael White is also the biographer of J.R.R. TOLKIEN, and the author of LEONARDO - THE FIRST SCIENTIST. John Gribbin is the author of many acclaimed popular science books, notably SCHRODINGER'S CAT.
'Intriguing ... There are larger questions here than the life of even this singular man' - Peter Ackroyd, The Times ' Immensely moving... totally gripping to read' - Daily Telegraph ' Fascinating... What makes this book so rewarding is the way that the authors have blended their account of Hawking's science with that of his life' - Spectator