Wellcome Book Prize 2014 has announced the shortlist for the prize. The winner will be announced at a ceremony at Wellcome Collection on April 29th.
Elizabeth Gilbert, Emily Mayhew, Adam Rutherford, Oliver Sacks, Andrew Solomon and Sarah Wise are all up for the award.
We’ve linked to free samples of the Wellcome Book Prize below for you to explore.
Free Samples of the Wellcome Book Prize
- The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert (Bloomsbury)
- Wounded: From Battlefield to Blighty by Emily Mayhew (The Bodley Head, Random House)
- Creation: The Origin of Life by Adam Rutherford (Viking, Penguin Books)
- Hallucinations by Oliver Sacks (Picador, Pan Macmillan)
- Far From the Tree: A Dozen Kinds of Love by Andrew Solomon (Chatto & Windus, Random House)
- Inconvenient People by Sarah Wise (The Bodley Head, Random House)