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Literary prize: Wellcome Prize longlist

They've announced the longlist for the Wellcome Book Prize -- awarded for books (fiction or non) that: "have a central theme that engages with some aspect of medicine, health or illness". Astonishingly, one of the longlisted titles is under review at the complete review (not surprisingly, the one translated work on the longlist...): Maylis de Kerangal's Mend the Living (US title: The Heart).
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