... A charming, affectionate, and inspiring graphic novel biography...

Colorful, vivid, and obsessive, the pages of Feynman exude the famous personality of the man himself, full of immense brilliance, genuine excitement for science, and a healthy dose of snark.

—Maria Popova,  Brain Pickings


Jim Ottaviani, illustrated by Leland Myrick

color by Hilary Sycamore, assisted by Marion Vitus

First Second; August 30, 2011

Grade Range: Recommended for teens and adults

ISBN-10: 1596432594, ISBN-13: 978-1596432598

6 x 0.9 x 8.5 inches, 272 pages

Awards & Recognitions:

New York Times #1 Bestseller, September 2011

A DC Capital Choices Title

School Library Journal: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2011

Horn Book: Best Nonfiction Books of 2011

A YALSA Great Graphic Novel for Teens

Copyrighted material here with permission

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"These images capture with remarkable sensitivity the essence of Feynman’s character.  The comic-book picture somehow comes to life and speaks with the voice of the real Feynman.

—Freeman Dyson, The New York
Review of Books


—The Horn Book, starred review  

The art is fun and playful, but does exactly what it needs to do narratively…

Something about the near cartoonish style of it just fits so well with the underlying humor of the story — it’s a perfect match.

—Brit Mandelo, Tor.com

The clean illustrative style seems a perfect fit for Feynman's light-hearted approach to life... the graphical and textual elements complement each other so beautifully it is like watching the man on video.

—J.J.S. Boyce, Blogcritics.org

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