"It is rare that a book of neuroscience can be equal parts mystery, history, literature, and science, but what could be more appropriate for a deep dive into research on memory? Hilde and Ylva Østby are the 21st-century, neuroscience equivalent of the Brontë sisters." 

--Maryanne Wolfe, author of Proust and the Squid: The Story and Science of the Reading Brain