by Ella Berthoud & Susan Elderkin - £16.99 Canongate Books Ltd (2017)
hardback ISBN 13: 9781786891044 | ISBN 10: 1786891042
“A good book, read at the right moment, should leave you uplifted, inspired, energized and eager for more. With so many books to choose from, what’s the point of reading even one more that leaves you cold?”
A quirky popular reference book for literature lovers weary in brain and body and in need of a novel cure...
This is a medical handbook with a difference. Whether you have a stubbed toe or a severe case of the blues, within these pages you’ll find a cure in the form of a novel to help ease your pain. You’ll also find advice on how to tackle common reading ailments - such as what to do when you feel overwhelmed by the number of books in the world, or you have a tendency to give up halfway through. When read at the right moment, a novel can change your life and The Novel Cure is an enchanting reminder of that power.
(Price & availability last checked: November 2017)