CHAPTER 1: A medieval starting place
CHAPTER 2: Creating a memory palace
CHAPTER 3: Stories, imagination and the way your brain works
CHAPTER 4: Characters, characters everywhere Ma-ori ancestors
CHAPTER 5: Weird and wonderful portable memory aids
CHAPTER 6: When art becomes writing When and what was the first writing?
CHAPTER 7: Lessons from the Middle Ages The art changes purpose
CHAPTER 8: Learning in school and throughout life Permanent memory palaces for all students
CHAPTER 9: Does memory have to decline when you age?
CHAPTER 10: Memory athletes battle it out
Appendix A: Table of memory methods Appendix B: Bestiary
Appendix C: Prehistory Journey
Appendix D: My chosen ancestors Acknowledgements
About the author
Dr Lynne Kelly is the memory whisperer. A senior memory champion, science writer and Honorary Research Associate at La Trobe University Melbourne, she is author of the ground-breaking book The Memory Code.
'Of benefit to anyone seeking to remember a scrap of information for more than a couple of minutes.' - Kirkus Review