I’m absolutely thrilled to have been longlisted for the highly prestigious 2012 Wellcome Trust Book Prize. And even better news you don’t have to vote for me! But… you can bet on me – or on any of the longlisted authors, if you are a gambler….

If you click on this link you’ll see all the odds that Ladbrokes are offering on the books – and guess who is favourite???


But seriously I really am thrilled about this. Perfect People took me twelve years to write, and it the book I am most proud of that I have written.