NEWS: Wellcome Book Prize Announces 2019 Book Longlist

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, the Wellcome Book Prize has  announced the longlist for the 2019 prize.  The annual book prize celebrating literature that highlight the ways in which health, medicine and illness touch people’s lives has confirmed the twelve books which are nominated for this year’s prize. This newly announced longlist is comprised of five novels and seven non-fiction works including six who have written their debut books. Marking… Read More

NEWS: Shortlist for the Wellcome Book Prize 2018

The shortlist for this year’s Wellcome Book Prize has been announced, celebrating the best books that illuminate people’s encounters with health, medicine and illness. Chaired by artist and writer Edmund de Waal, this year’s judging panel have selected a varied shortlist which includes one novel, one memoir and four non-fiction books, with five having been  written by women and four… Read More

NEWS: Longlist for the 2017 Wellcome Book Prize

The longlist for the 2017 Wellcome Book prize has been confirmed, with five fiction and seven non-fiction titles in the running for the £30,000 prize.  Celebrating works of fiction and non-fiction that cover the topics of health and medicine and the way in which they impact on our lives, the Wellcome Book Prize has announced the… Read More