Posts from ‘April, 2015’

Marion Coutts Wins 2015 Wellcome Book Prize

I guess this means I should have gone with my heart when predicting the winner!!   The Iceberg by Marion […]

Who Will Win the 2015 Wellcome Book Prize?

The Wellcome Prize celebrates the best new books that engage with some aspect of medicine, health or illness. Last year […]

The People in the Trees by Hanya Yanigahara

Five words from the blurb: anthropologist, tribe, discovery, miraculous, terrible I bought a copy of this book when Steph, one of […]

My Age of Anxiety by Scott Stossel

 Shortlisted for 2015 Wellcome Prize Five words from the blurb: fear, stress, mental, health, research Scott Stossel has spent his […]

Mountains Beyond Mountains by Tracy Kidder

Five words from the blurb: doctor, Haiti, difference, global, disease Mountains Beyond Mountains is a book that demands discussion. It […]

Mini Reviews: Everything I Never Told You, The House We Grew Up In and The Iceberg

Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng Five words from the blurb: murder, child, parents, mystery, relationships I decided […]