/ Lead title Tony Buzan, Mind Map genius and founder of the World Memory Championships, shows kids how easy it is to become the master of their memories and succeed at school with his unique combination of learning tools. Marketing USPs / The first Mind Maps for Kids has sold nearly 55,000 copies while Mind Maps for Kids: Revision has sold over 22,500 copies in the first six months of publication. How to Mind Map has sold nearly 50,000 copies. / Multi media event for 6,000 children is planned at the Royal Albert Hall to coincide with the launch of this book (April '05). / Tony Buzan's public profile is growing ever stronger in the minds of parents and teachers. He appeared on Blue Peter and also played a major role in a prime-time, BBC2 documentary called 'In Search of Genius' on 5th May 04. 2.1 million households viewed the show. / Buzan has been a bestseller in 50 countries. He travels constantly in the UK, Far East, USA and Australia, visiting schools, taking part in education conferences helping local authorities and schools set up schemes using Mind Maps. / Tony Buzan is the founder of the World Memory Championships first held in London, UK, in 1991. Since then the annual event has been held in Great Britain, Australia, Singapore and Malaysia.
Tony Buzan is the world-renowned inventor of Mind Maps and author of Mind Maps for Kids: The Shortcut to Success at School, Mind Maps for Kids: Revision, Brain Child, How to Mind Map and numerous other books. Tony Buzan features regularly in the media and advises governments, educational authorities, international Olympic athletes and leading multinational companies. His work has been published in 100 countries and 30 languages.
'Tony Buzan deserves a medal for coming up with the sanity-saving concept of Mind Maps, which make difficult mental tasks possible, even pleasurable !The system can be a lifesaver for children with dyslexia-type difficulties.' TIME OUT