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Starting with early humans who have no things, through to farming, civilizations, inventions, steam, electricity, computers, and the world we live in now, Neal Layton explores ideas, inventions and discoveries.

In his usual quirky style and energetic illustrations, Neal Layton tells this story in an accessible way for the very young. Is is a most original and inventive book!

Reviews

Reviews for Story of Everything: "It's fabulous." The Scotsman "The drawings are wild and anarchic and the subjects really benefit from the pop-up approach." The Mail on Sunday
various
A witty chronological chronicle of human ingenuity... a masterful balance of humour, information, and interactive fun.
Publisher's Weekly
May get children inventing some gizmos of their own.
Kirkus