"With hand-drawn diagrams, wacky humor and assorted facts, Elemental is great fun, taking us to realms beyond anything Mendeleyev ever dreamed of.”
-The Wall Street Journal
“Who said science was dry? Certainly not Tim James."
- The New York Post
"Perfect for students and newcomers to science writing."
- Publisher's Weekly
"A hugely entertaining tour of the periodic table...one of the best non-fiction books of 2018"
- The Daily Mail
"You'll be missing out if you don't read it."
-How It Works magazine
"Any question you can think of is answered beautifully in Elemental."
-The Free Press Journal
In the UK? Buy it here: Elemental
Elemental (US Version)
The Americanized version comes with sensible spellings of words...like "Americanized" with a z (which frankly makes more sense). Plus we converted temperatures into Fahrenheit, distances into feet and inches etc. Also, it comes with a free bald Eagle.*
*not actually true.
In the US? You can buy the Americanized version here: Elemental US Version
"Tim James' Fundamental is an outstanding introduction to the seemingly unapproachable world of Quantum Mechanics, filled with enough humour and wit to break the ice."
-Always Trust in Books
"This book should be read to kids in school instead of The Bible!"
Buy it now in the UK: Fundamental