The Author
The Book

This smiling caricature belongs to an African-American family doctor.

Born in pre-apartheid South Africa, severely dyslexic using his home grown brain’s computer, “Ian’s Windows 36”, Ian graduated from Cambridge University, England. read more about Ian

Entering junior school at age six, Ian's inability to read and write was quickly obvious. Yet, with his dyslexic brain computer - Ian's "Windows 36" - he graduated from Cambridge University Medical School in 1955 - still unable to read!

The author did not discover penicillin, but surmounting monumental dyslexia was his "Everest!" He was 41 when he first learned to read. read more about the book