WITH THE END IN MIND
WITH THE END IN MIND

Wellcome Book Prize – Long list announced

Fantastic news!

With the End in Mind is one of the 12 books long-listed for the Wellcome Book Prize 2018.

Edmund de Waal commented on behalf of the judging panel:

“The Wellcome Book Prize is unique in its reach across genres, and so the range of books that we have considered has been exhilarating in its extent and ambition. This is a remarkable time for readers, with a great flourishing of writing on ideas around science, medicine and health, lives and deaths, histories and futures. After passionate discussions we have arrived at our longlist for the Wellcome Book Prize 2018 and are proud to be part of this process of bringing to a wider public these 12 tremendous books that have moved, intrigued and inspired us. All of them bring something new to our understanding of what it is to be human.”

Read about all the nominees here: it’s a fascinating, wide-ranging and thought-provoking list.