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An Extraordinary Journey Through the World's Strangest Brains

IMAGINE . . . getting lost in a one-room flat; seeing auras; never forgetting a moment of your life; a permanent orchestra in your head; turning into a tiger; life as an out-of-body experience; feeling other people's pain; being convinced you are dead; becoming a different person overnight.

Join me on my journey to meet people living with the world's strangest brains.

"A terrific debut. Theirs are mystery stories, spellbinding and true...."

— The Bookseller, Editor's Choice, Feb 2018

— Armand Marie Leroi, author of MUTANTS

 "A tender, beautiful book. Helen Thomson is the new cartographer of the human mind. Anyone who seeks the limits of humanity should read it"

"A stirring scientific journey, a celebration of human diversity and a call to rethink the ‘unthinkable’."

— Nature

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