Congratulations to Suzanne O’Sullivan who won the General Biology Book Prize last night for It’s All in Your Head!
Awarded at Charles Darwin House as part of the Biology Week Celebrations and hosted by the Royal Society of Biology, Suzanne saw off competition from five other books to scoop the £500 prize.
It’s All In Your Head also won the 2016 Wellcome Book Prize in April and is currently shortlisted for the Books Are My Bag Readers Award (non-fiction).
The other shortlisted books were:
Body by Darwin: How Evolution Transforms our Health and Shapes Medicine by Jeremy Taylor (University of Chicago Press)
Death on Earth: Adventures in Evolution and Mortality by Jules Howard (Bloomsbury Sigma)
Life's Greatest Secret by Matthew Cobb (Profile Books)
Spirals in TIme: The Secret Life and Curious Afterlife of Seashells by Helen Scales (Bloomsbury Sigma)
The Cell: A Visual Tour of the Building Block of Life by Jack Challoner and Philip Dash (Ivy Press)