Think brain surgery and you think calm competence, clinical precision. Think again. Top neurosurgeon Henry Marsh
sheds light on the chaos, confusion and self-doubt of life inside the operating theatre.
has beaten Rose Tremain
and Peter James
amongst others to win this year's Wellcome Trust Book Prize
. Read more
Peter James, Rose Tremain, Nick Coleman, John Coates, Mohammed Hanif and Thomas Wright make up the shortlist for this year's Wellcome Trust Book Prize.