Clouds That Look Like Things Hardcover – Jun 19 2012
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'His style is genial, his enthusiasm uplifting and his book nothing less than a subtle but glorious mantra for a way of life.'―Metro on THE CLOUDSPOTTER'S GUIDE
Small enough to fit in your pocket, and with a good dollop of humour, it's the perfect companion for a gloomy day―New Scientist on THE CLOUD COLLECTOR'S HANDBOOK
Praise for Gavin Pretor-Pinney's previous books―.
Lovely, funny, whimsical book...the sheer joy you will have in seeing a giant's nose created from a mass of water vapour should inspire you to spend a lot more time with your head in the clouds...―Weather Magazine
Has all the quirky humour that made the last one a bestseller―thelondonpaper on THE CLOUD COLLECTOR'S HANDBOOK
'Read this eye-opening and amusingly written book and you will realise that beautiful as they are clouds are not just put there for decoration, they are truly awesome things.'―Daily Mail on THE CLOUDSPOTTER'S GUIDE
About the Author
Gavin Pretor-Pinney is the founder of The Cloud Appreciation Society, a global organisation he set up to fight 'blue-sky thinking'. He is also the co-founder and creative director of The Idler magazine and author of THE CLOUDSPOTTER'S GUIDE, A PIG WITH SIX LEGS AND OTHER CLOUDS and THE CLOUD COLLECTOR'S HANDBOOK. He lives in London and Somerset.
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