Medicine and the Mind

By The Suffolk Anthology

By The Suffolk Anthology

Breathtaking: Inside the NHS in a Time of Pandemic

Rachel Clarke

£16.98 £15.79

A remarkable book which shows beauty in suffering

Intensive Care: A GP, a Community & COVID-19

Gavin Francis

£16.98 £15.79

A personal account of the Covid pandemic from GP-author Gavin Francis

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: Nurses, Families and Hope

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

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

The Rules of Contagion: Why Things Spread - and Why They Stop

Adam Kucharski

£9.99 £9.29

A brilliant guide to the science behind how things spread

On Immunity: An Inoculation

Eula Biss

£8.99 £8.36

Bliss explores the myths and fears behind immunity .

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 - THE SUNDAY TIMES NO.1 BESTSELLER

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 .

Radical Acts of Love: Twenty Conversations to Inspire Hope at the End of Life

Janie Brown

£9.99 £9.29

An oncology nurse and counsellor discusses death with people who are dying . Sensitive and heartwarming

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


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

Ten Days

Austin Duffy

£12.99 £12.08

A story of grief and memory from an Irish oncologist . A great novel

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 .


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