Wellcome Trust Book Prize Shortlist
The Wellcome Trust is a global charitable organization dedicated to improve human and animal health. The book prize recognizes excellence in novels or non-fiction works with a medical theme.
The titles on this year's shortlist are:
Angel of Death: The Story of Smallpox by Gareth Williams
Grace Williams Says it Loud by Emma Henderson
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
Medic: Saving Lives from Dunkirk to Afghanistan by John Nicol and Tony Rennell
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So Much for That by Lionel Shriver
Teach Us to Sit Still by Tim Parks
The winner will be announced on November 9.