Medicine and the Mind

By The Suffolk Anthology

By The Suffolk Anthology

Dear Life: A Doctor's Story of Love, Loss and Consolation

Rachel Clarke

£9.99 £9.29

An honest , heart warming book about the importance of human connection

The Courage to Care: A Call for Compassion

Christie Watson

£16.98 £15.79

A novelist and nurse writes about the different settings in which nurses work and the grit required to follow this career

A Fortunate Man: The Story of a Country Doctor

John Berger

£9.99 £9.29

Classic reportage about a rural GP in 1960's Gloucestershire . Photographs by Jean Mohr

Breaking & Mending: A junior doctor's stories of compassion & burnout

Joanna Cannon

£8.99 £8.36

From novelist and doctor insight into the cost of a career as a doctor

Being Mortal: Illness, Medicine and What Matters in the End

Atul Gawande

£9.99 £9.29

With reflections and personal stories, Gawande suggests that medical care should focus well-being rather than survival . Groundbreaking

Labours of Love: The Crisis of Care

Madeleine (Y) Bunting

£20.00 £18.60

An investigation by former Guardian journalist into the nature of care and its practical implementation in the UK today

Wrestling With My Thoughts

Sharon Hastings

£9.99 £9.29

How a medical student /doctor develops mental illness . Heart breaking but brilliant insight into her illness

The Art of Rest: How to Find Respite in the Modern Age

Claudia Hammond

£9.99 £9.29

Based on the results of "The Rest Test " this is a practical book which explores ways to achieve true rest

Why We Sleep: The New Science of Sleep and Dreams

Matthew Walker

£10.99 £10.22

Stimulating science which may help to improve your memory , your mood and your health !

The Body: A Guide for Occupants

Bill Bryson

£9.99 £9.29

Gleeful education

I Am, I Am, I Am: Seventeen Brushes With Death: The Breathtaking Number One Bestseller

Maggie O'Farrell

£9.99 £9.29

Quirky , moving, fascinating .

Everything in Its Place: First Loves and Last Tales

Oliver Sacks

£9.99 £9.29

Neurologist Sacks returns to some of the conditions he finds most fascinating, Tourette's , Dementia and Hallucinations . Compassionate and curious

With the End in Mind: How to Live and Die Well

Kathryn Mannix

£9.99 £9.29

Essential reading for everyone

Histories

Sam Guglani

£8.99 £8.36

A moving collection of linked stories based in a hospital . Written by an oncologist/poet

The Winter Soldier

Daniel Mason

£8.99 £8.36

A great favourite amongst our staff and customers . Excellent book club read

The Shock of the Fall

Nathan Filer

£8.99 £8.36

Novel highlighting the effects of mental illness on a young man is a gripping read

The Pull of the Stars

Emma Donoghue

£16.98 £15.79

Timely novel set in Dublin during the Spanish Flu Pandemic in 1917 .

Benediction

Kent Haruf

£8.99 £8.36

Highly recommended novel about the end of a life well lived

Grief Is the Thing with Feathers

Max (Author) Porter

£8.99 £8.36

Poetic meditation on grief

Michael Rosen's Sad Book

Michael Rosen and Quentin Blake

£7.99 £7.43

Beautifully illustrated book for adults and children on love and loss