What the Dog Saw and other adventures is the fourth book by Malcolm Gladwell. It is a compilation of his articles published in The New Yorker.
Summary of the Book
What the Dog Saw and other adventures is a collection of nineteen brilliantly researched and profound essays by bestselling author, Malcolm Gladwell. The author writes about regular everyday subjects and shows the readers astounding new ways of looking at them. The essays in the book deal with topics as random and varied as why do some people choke while others panic and changes which are meant to make a situation safer, such as childproof lids on medicine. From ketchup to criminology, job interviews to dog training, the author with the help of everyday subjects provides his readers with brand new perspectives. This book will make for an invaluable gift for his fans, and the perfect introduction for new readers.
About Malcolm Gladwell
Malcolm Gladwell is a Canadian journalist, author and speaker. He was working as a staff writer with the New Yorker magazine since 1996. Before joining the New Yorker he was a reporter with the Washington Post, where he covered business and science and served as the newspaper’s New York City bureau chief. He is also the author of bestselling novels like The Tipping Point, Blink, and Outliers.
WEARISOME AT THE START, SPECTACULAR BY THE END
18 Jun, 2012
Intellectually invigorating read!
30 Mar, 2015
14 May, 2014
Poor show by Gladwell
14 Feb, 2014