Eating the Sun: How Plants Power the Planet (Paperback)
Award-winning science journalist Oliver Morton is the author of Mapping Mars, a contributing editor at Wired, and a contributor for The New Yorker, Science, and The American Scholar. He lives with his wife in Greenwich, England.
“A rare delight....Oliver Morton writes so engagingly that [Eating the Sun] reads as a well-crafted biography of the earth on behalf of the plant kingdom.” — Prospect Magazine
“I enjoyed this book as much for the crazed asides as for the upsetting insights.” — Sunday Times (London)
“A fascinating and important book” — Ian McEwan, author of Atonement, Saturday, and On Chesil Beach