The words and art for the book were done by Clifford V. Johnson. You can find out more about him at this Amazon author page. The book’s foreword was written by 2004 Nobel Laureate Frank Wilczek. Here’s his website.
The LA Times did a piece on the book and author here. Check out a national radio interview on Science Friday, a KCRW interview on Press Play, and a KPKF interview on the LARB Radio Hour. The book was featured on Brain Pickings, and was on the Science Friday list of best books of 2017. CBC News featured the book on their list of 12 books to give to a science lover over the holiday period.
Here’s a trailer for the book: