- 出版社：Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
- 出版日期：2014 年4月
Maureen Seaberg is an author with several forms of synesthesia and is an expert synesthesia blogger for Psychology Today. She has written for numerous publications, including the New York Times, The Daily Beast, The Huffington Post, O, The Oprah Magazine, and ESPN: The Magazine. She has appeared on MSNBC, PBS, and The Lisa Oz Show on Oprah Radio. A native New Yorker, she currently resides in the city.
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—People Magazine, 3 1/2 out of 4 stars
"Padgett’s heartfelt story of learning to cope with his new faculties, the onset of OCD that accompanied them, the intensive clinical testing and research that continue today, and how his experience changed his life, will appeal to fans of the films Rain Man and A Beautiful Mind, as well as the works of Oliver Sacks."
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—David Eagleman, neuroscientist and author of Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain
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—Temple Grandin, author of The Autistic Brain and Thinking in Pictures