|aProust and the squid :|bthe story and science of the reading brain /|cMaryanne Wolf ; illustrations by Catherine Stoodley.
|a1st Harper Perennial ed.
|aNew York, NY :|bHarper Perennial,|c2008.
|axi, 306 p. :|bill. ;|c21 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. -295) and index.
|aA developmental psychologist evaluates the ways in which reading and writing have transformed the human brain, in an anecdotal study that reveals the significant changes in evolutionary brain physiology throughout history.