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Stephen William Hawking is an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist and one of the most famous authors of his time. He published many books revolving around the various questions of the universe and our existence. His writings challenge the human understanding and working of the world. Hawking’s novels have appeared on the British Sunday Times Bestseller List for a record-breaking 237 weeks.
Find out which Stephen Hawking Books made the top cut.
Bestselling Stephen Hawking Books – Price & Ratings (2019)
|Stephen Hawking Books||Price||Rating|
|A Brief History Of Time||Rs.308||4.4/5|
|The Grand Design||Rs.343||4.4/5|
|On The Shoulders Of Giants||Rs.800||4.5/5|
|Black Holes And Baby Universes And Other Essays||Rs.383||4.1/5|
|The Universe In A Nutshell||Rs.987||4.7/5|
1. A Brief History Of Time
A Brief History of Time is a piece of writing that tries to answer some unanswered questions that trouble every fanatic’s mind. From the big bang and the black holes to the theories of Einstien and Newton, Hawking sheds light on the most complex concepts and ideas of physics. This book helps us understand the beginning of time, if time can run backwards and if there is any boundary to this universe.
Year Of Publication: 1988
Number Of Copies Sold: More than 10 million copies
Awards: Listed under the London Sunday Times Bestseller List for more than 5 years
2. The Grand Design
The Grand Design is a novel about scientific ideas relating to the mysteries of the Universe. Hawking examines the history of science and discusses the multi-dimensional M-Theory. It also discards the existence of Unified Field Theory. The book starts with the claims of nature working by law and not by the will of the gods. It later moves into the concept that Earth is not located at the centre of the Universe. Is it our benevolent creator who set things in motion or does science offer a different explanation? You’ll have to read this endearing piece to find out.
Year Of Publication: 2010
Number Of Copies Sold: More than 10 million copies worldwide
Awards: No. 1 bestseller on Amazon.com and No. 2 on Amazon.co.uk., Topped the list of adult non-fiction books under The New York Times Non- Fiction Best Seller Li st in 2010.