Wellcome Trust Book Prize

Given by Wellcome Trust

Andre Navne: Wellcome Book Prize (Engelsk)
86 Works / 87 Items 99,428 Books 4,856 Reviews 4.1
"The Wellcome Trust Book Prize will highlight the value literature can bring to medicine by recognising the outstanding books that change the way each of us understands health and disease. The vis mere Wellcome Trust aims to stimulate interest, excitement and debate about medicine and literature, reaching audiences not normally engaged with medical science."
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Stages:
Alle, Winner (10), Shortlist (51), Longlist (26)
Kategorier:
Alle, No Category (87)
Years:
Alle, 2019 (12), 2018 (12), 2017 (12), 2016 (6), 2015 (6), 2014 (7), 2012 (14), 2011 (6), 2010 (6), 2009 (6)

Winner 10

Shortlist 51

VærkÅr
Mind on Fire af Arnold Thomas Fanning2019
Heart: A History af Sandeep Jauhar2019
The Trauma Cleaner af Sarah Krasnostein2019
Amateur: A True Story About What Makes a Man af Thomas Page McBee2019
My Year of Rest and Relaxation af Ottessa Moshfegh2019
Stay with Me af Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀2018
The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine af Lindsey Fitzharris2018
With the End in Mind: Dying, Death, and Wisdom in an Age of Denial af Kathryn Mannix2018
Mayhem: A Memoir af Sigrid Rausing2018
The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease af Meredith Wadman2018
How to Survive a Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS af David France2017
When Breath Becomes Air af Paul Kalanithi2017
The Tidal Zone af Sarah Moss2017
The Gene: An Intimate History af Siddhartha Mukherjee2017
I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life af Ed Yong2017
The Outrun af Amy Liptrot2016
Signs for Lost Children af Sarah Moss2016
Playthings af Alex Pheby2016
The Last Act of Love: The Story of My Brother and His Sister af Cathy Rentzenbrink2016
NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity af Steve Silberman2016
Gør ikke skade : fortællinger om livet, døden og lægekunstnen af Henry Marsh2015
Bodies of Light af Sarah Moss2015
The Incredible Unlikeliness of Being: Evolution and the Making of Us af Alice Roberts2015
My Age of Anxiety: Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind af Scott Stossel2015
All My Puny Sorrows af Miriam Toews2015
The Signature of All Things af Elizabeth Gilbert2014
Wounded: A New History of the Western Front in World War I af Emily Mayhew2014
Creation: How Science Is Reinventing Life Itself af Adam Rutherford2014
Hallucinations af Oliver Sacks2014
Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity af Andrew Solomon2014
Inconvenient People: Lunacy, Liberty and the Mad-Doctors in Victorian England af Sarah Wise2014
The hour between dog and wolf : risk-taking, gut feelings and the biology of boom and bust af John Coates2012
The Train in the Night: A Story of Music and Loss af Nick Coleman2012
Our Lady of Alice Bhatti af Mohammed Hanif2012
Perfect People af Peter James2012
Merivel: A Man of His Time af Rose Tremain2012
The Two Kinds of Decay: A Memoir af Sarah Manguso2011
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer af Siddhartha Mukherjee2011
Mirakelfloden af Ann Patchett2011
Nemesis af Philip Roth2011
My Dear I Wanted to Tell You af Louisa Young2011
Grace Williams Says it Loud af Emma Henderson2010
Medic: Saving Lives - From Dunkirk to Afghanistan af John Nichol2010
Teach Us to Sit Still: A Sceptic's Search for Health and Healing af Tim Parks2010
So Much for That af Lionel Shriver2010
Angel of Death: The Story of Smallpox af Gareth Williams2010
Illness: The Cry of the Flesh (The Art of Living) af Havi Carel2009
The Hypochondriacs: Nine Tormented Lives af Brian Dillon2009
Intuition af Allegra Goodman2009
Sizwe's Test: A Young Man's Journey Through Africa's AIDS Epidemic af Jonny Steinberg2009
Knivens æg : roman af Abraham Verghese2009

Longlist 26

Nøgleord

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