Health - General

When Breath Becomes Air

Paperback, 05/01/2017, €12.75
At the age of thirty-six, on the verge of completing a decade's training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer. One day he was a doctor treating the dying, the next he was a patient struggling to live. This book tells his story.

Fit Foodie

Paperback, 04/08/2016, €22.70

Fragile Lives

Paperback, 09/02/2017, €18.45
Grim Reaper sits on the heart surgeon's shoulder. A slip of the hand and life ebbs away. The balance between life and death is so delicate, and the heart surgeon walks that rope between the two.

What to Expect When You're Expecting

Hardback, 12/01/2017, €24.10
With 18.5 million copies in print, What to Expect When You're Expecting is read by 93% of women who read a pregnancy book and was named one of the 'Most Influential Books of the Last 25 Years' by USA Today.

Way We Die Now The

Paperback, 09/02/2017, €11.35
An Irish physician explores the ways in which society has lost the ability to deal with death.


Paperback, 12/05/2016, €14.20

Into the Magic Shop: A Neurosurgeon's Quest to Discover the Mysteries of the Brain and the Secrets of the Heart

Paperback, 11/02/2016, €24.10
A prominent neurosurgeon uses his personal experience and cutting edge science to reveal how we can change our lives by changing our brains and our hearts.

Kick the Drink... Easily!

Paperback, 01/03/2011, €15.60
Looks at people's conceptions of our most widely consumed drug. This work argues that there is no such thing as an 'alcoholic' and that we are conditioned to accept alcohol as a 'normal' substance in the society despite the fact that it is the major cause of many social problems and a wide range of health issues.

Food for the Fast Lane: Recipes to Power Your Body and Mind

Paperback, 29/08/2014, €19.99
Want to enjoy delicious food that fuels your body, gives you energy and powers your performance both on and off the track? Let Derval O'Rourke show you how!