Yesterday was World Book Day, and in order to mark the anniversary we thought we would add a scientific twist to the mix. We asked our Twitter followers to share with us their favourite science book. 

Not only did we get tons of great responses, we have ended up with a fantastic reading list for all of you science enthusiasts out there! So here is a Storify collating some of the responses – we hope you enjoy:

Big well done to Eva Amsen, Book Lover Gifts and Michael Smith, who were selected at random to win some fun swag!