Winner announced for Wellcome Book Prize 2019
Will Eaves wins 10th anniversary Wellcome Book Prize for Alan Turing inspired novel Murmur
Wellcome Book Prize 5x15 Event Announced
Meet our shortlisted authors on the night before this year's winner is announced
Weekly book group to celebrate the Wellcome Book Prize Shortlist 2019
Wellcome Shop are running a shortlist book group every Thursday 6-7pm in the Reading Room at Wellcome Collection
2019 shortlist announced
The shortlist for Wellcome Book Prize 2019 has been revealed.
2019 longlist announced
We are delighted to announce our 2019 longlist
David Shrigley designs 10th anniversary Wellcome Book Prize tote for ‘Books Are My Bag’
Acclaimed visual artist David Shrigley designs the 2019 Wellcome Book Prize tote bag.
10th anniversary judging panel announced
We are delighted to announced that award-winning author Elif Shafak has been appointed as chair of judges for the Wellcome Book Prize 2019, which rewards exceptional works of literature that illuminate the many ways that health, medicine and illness touch our lives.
Submissions open for Wellcome Book Prize 2019
Today, submissions open for the 2019 Wellcome Book Prize, which will mark the 10th anniversary of this annual award celebrating exceptional works of literature that illuminate the breadth and depth of our relationship with health, medicine and illness.