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Review: Information is Beautiful

User Review  - David - Goodreads

This book is a splending marketing idea for a coffee table book, and the ratings on this site make it clear that it is a success in that sense. However, it's content does not match the idea. Few of ... Read full review

Review: Information is Beautiful

User Review  - chi - Goodreads

A beautiful piece of art and information combined. Some cases are still to be argued but the questions itself are intriguing. Excellent references for data visualisation. Will definitely read it again. Read full review

Review: Information is Beautiful

User Review  - Katherine Collins - Goodreads

McCandless has a sort of Tufte-esque view of data and its presentation, which is about the greatest compliment I could give. Read full review

Review: Information is Beautiful

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

Information really is beautiful! This book was full of different collations of information present in a variety of visual ways. Some were hard to follow, but others were really interesting! This is the sort of book that, if I owned it, I would read all the time! Read full review

Review: Information is Beautiful

User Review  - Sally - Goodreads

Got this as a belated birthday present this morning, and I have to admit that I never expected such an amazing gift. As somebody who loves to read and loves to learn random facts, this book had me ... Read full review

Review: Information is Beautiful

User Review  - Maury - Goodreads

This book is a splending marketing idea for a coffee table book, and the ratings on this site make it clear that it is a success in that sense. However, it's content does not match the idea. Few of ... Read full review

Review: Information is Beautiful

User Review  - Suzanne - Goodreads

Information is indeed beautiful in David McCandless' hands. He takes data and works his magic, making the scientific visually stunning and economic data enthralling. My favourite? Left versus Right and Snake Oil. This is one coffee table book you'll read again and again. Read full review

Review: Information is Beautiful

User Review  - Hannah Dorban - Goodreads

I read this book while staying in London, well I say read. It is an amazing book made up of graphs, diagrams and depictions of everyday information. As a graphics design student it was an eye opener ... Read full review

Review: Information is Beautiful

User Review  - Hudson - Goodreads

To say that this is a book about graphs would really be selling it short. It's true that this book is about outstanding graphical representations of quantifiable data (phew!) but the data is so very ... Read full review

Review: Information is Beautiful

User Review  - Mark Lawrence - Goodreads

A fascinating and beautiful book. Sadly my edition had at least a dozen major printing errors which rather detracted from the reading experience. Still, the pictures that were complete and labelled were very interesting and well done. Read full review


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