Wellcome Book Prize: 2019 short-list announced

The Wellcome Book Prize 2019 short-list was announced this morning, 19th March. They are:

Wellcome 2019

Amateur: a true story about what makes a man
McBee, Thomas Page
Edinburgh: Canongate Books, 2018

My year of rest and relaxation
Moshfegh, Ottessa
London: Penguin Publishing, 2018

Eaves, Will
CB Editions, 2018

Heart: a history
Jauhar, Sandeep
London: Oneworld Publications, 2018

The trauma cleaner: one woman’s extraordinary life in death, decay and disaster
Krasnostein, Sarah
Melbourne: Text Publishing, 2018

Mind on fire: a memoir of madness and recovery
Fanning, Arnold Thomas
London: Penguin Books, 2018

We have copies of these books on order, so you may borrow them from our libraries soon.